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Reference: 66681

Date Added: 3 July 2018
Closing Date: 16 July 2018

Job Title: ARC Coordinator

Working For: RSA

Location: London

Salary: £25,668 salary per annum (commensurate with skills and experience) + benefits

Job Details

Do you want to work with some of the brightest, most exciting people to help bring about social change?

We are looking for an outstanding all-rounder with a broad range of skills and an appetite to learn, to play an important role in our busy team. This is an entry-level position with enormous scope for professional advancement; the successful individual will make a genuine impact on the work of a dynamic ‘think and do tank’ while having space to grow and develop.

We want an individual who can combine two essential elements of delivering impactful research in a ‘think and do tank’. On the one hand, the successful individual will support the day to day planning, delivery and management of various action and research projects. That means playing an important role in events organisation, budget administration and report production, from style-editing to proofing and typesetting on InDesign. On the other, you will have responsibility for building and maintaining a series of tools that can track and visualise key metrics of the Action and Research Centre’s work, with support from the rest of the coordination team.

You will provide effective and timely programme delivery and project management support to several research projects, with an initial focus on the work of the Economy and Development teams. This means you will get to work hands on with a range of action and research programmes, seeing them through from inception to conclusion. You will also have the opportunity and space to work at a cross-team level. By maintaining and developing a series of resources able to provide important data insights, you will inform the oversight work of the Action and Research Centre’s head and team of directors, providing you with a great opportunity to enhance your data analysis and insight tool building skills. 

We expect that the individual who takes up this role will develop considerably; we’re not looking for the finished item. However, it is essential that you come to the role with a series of key competencies. You must be comfortable with complexity and able to work flexibly within a busy team environment. Experience of event organisation and, crucially, excellent proofreading skills are also essential. We also expect the successful candidate to join with a good understanding of Microsoft Excel. 

Closing Date: 16 July 2018

Interview/Start Dates

The closing time for receipt of applications is 9am.

Interviews are expected to take place on Monday 23 July 2018.

Application Details

To apply for this position please download the application pack document below and prepare your CV and a covering letter clearly addressing how you meet the criteria for the role as set out in the person specification. Please also state your current salary and where you saw this advertised (for recruitment monitoring purposes). You may address your covering letter to Amanda Kanojia.


Website: http://www.thersa.org

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