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Reference: 66309

Date Added: 6 June 2018
Closing Date: 6 July 2018

Job Title: Programmes Assistant / Head of Public Outreach

Working For: Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (HQ)

Location: London

Salary: Programmes Assistant £25, 950 / Head of Public Outreach £43,000 - £50,000

Job Details

We are currently recruiting into two vacancies at our CPA Secretariat based in London.

(1) Programmes Assistant and

(2) Head of Public Outreach

To be considered for either of these positions you will need to be motivated, hard-working and organised individuals. You must demonstrate a willingness to take responsibility for providing either supervisory and/or administrative support to the Secretariat in the planning, organising and provision of project support on CPA activities. Candidates must have experience of working in a matrix environment, to multiple deadlines as well as comfortable with a level of ambiguity.

To be considered for Head of Public Outreach you will need to be a politically astute, forward thinking, internationally experienced, committed and energetic people focused individual. You will have a track record of establishing public outreach programs geared for a multi-generation audiences and specific user groups, within a Parliamentary, international development donor or government organisation.

To be a Programmes Assistant you will need to have attention to detail, excellent planning and organising skills, an ability to work in a fast paced environment with minimal supervision and work as a team player. As the CPA has moved to budget holding processes, the successful candidate must also have clear experience in preparing and documenting relevant financial reports for programmes/events as well as coding and processing budgets.

Closing Date: 6 July 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Applicants, for Head of Public Outreach, if selected, must be able to attend interviews the week beginning 23rd July in London and preferably available for an immediate start

Interviews for Programmes Assistant will be conducted July/August 2018.

Application Details

For informal enquiries please contact Anis Ghanti on (+44-20) 7799-1460

Please send a CV and a covering letter (4 pages max), with the names and addresses of two references, by email to anis.ghanti@cpahq.org.

Due to the volume of applications, only those short listed for interviews will be contacted.

NOTE: All posts are subject to: UK Border Agency requirements for those who already have the right to work in the UK and Parliamentary Estate Security clearance, which includes proof of UK residency for three years.

Website: http://www.cpahq.org/cpahq/

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