Project Delivery Officer - Global Network
Reference no: British Council 524167
Language skills are strongly desired.
[temporary, but potentially long term role, subject to extension by the client]
Where this vacancy is based:
What’s involved with this role:
Tasks will be of an administrative and clerical nature.
Duties will require:
Discretion essential when dealing with confidential material.
A large amount of database work requiring a very high degree of accuracy.
Attention to detail necessary all round.
You must have initiative and a sense of responsibility; must be able to prioritise and to work unsupervised on occasion.
N.B. – If, when replying, you fail to quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. your application will be AUTOMATICALLY REJECTED.
Giving yourself the best chance of success:
Please make sure that your CV is up to date and explains any gaps in employment.
Your CV must cover the “Essential Requirements” (see below) of the role, including any CRB details and other qualifications called for.
Your CV should also state that you are available to start work immediately OR at short notice.
WE CANNOT USE INFORMATION IN COVERING LETTERS, SO YOUR CV MUST WORK AS A STANDALONE DOCUMENT We recommend that you consider sending us (see * below) a suitably ‘tailored’ CV for each role that you apply for, listing somewhere near the top of your CV any key skills, experience and qualifications that relate specifically to this vacancy.
“Essentials” – The following requirements must be highlighted on your CV itself and NOT in a covering letter:
UK working experience
Availability to work – CV should state either
immediate or at short notice Minimum of 12 months
recent senior administration experience, preferably within a similar role and ideally within a public sector organisation High level of accuracy, attention to detail and discretion
Microsoft Office skills
Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:
Experience of working in an international department or organisation preferred Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for
Client: Public sector organisation
Division(s)/Disciplines involved: Global Network/ Secretarial & Administration
Anticipated Length of Assignment: All of our roles are technically temporary, though opening assignments can be and often are, extended by clients on a longer term basis. This opening assignment is for 1-2 months.
Hours per week: 35-37 (tbc) Monday – Friday, normal working hours
Please do not contact us requesting progress updates.
We read every CV sent to us, but due to high volumes are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications, particularly where CVs do not address the “essentials” requested. You will, however, always hear from us by email if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.
Please note that we check all ads at least once per day to ensure that the underlying roles remain live.
*If you wish to send a CV through to us that has been modified for this particular role then, as an alternative to applying on line, you may email it straight through to:
…….but you must always remember to quote the reference number for the job in question, without which we will be unable to match your CV to the vacancy, given the number of applications that we receive each day. Please do note, however, that if the vacancy is no longer showing on the site it will no longer be live and you won’t necessarily get a reply from us if that is the case.
Triumph Consultants Limited