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Reference: 72610

Date Added: 6 September 2019
Closing Date: 30 September 2019

Job Title: International Training and Development Executive (Research & Events)

Working For: International Centre for Parliamentary Studies (ICPS)

Location: London

Salary: £20,000-£25,000 per annum, plus performance based bonus of £5,000-£10,000 per annum

Job Details

The International Centre for Parliamentary Studies organises regular interactive training programmes both in London and in-country for senior officials from around the world. Subjects range from anti-corruption through to electoral reform, gender equity, and economic development.

This position is ideal for anyone with a background in international politics, public policy and governance, and seeking to develop a career in research and event management.

The primary responsibilities of the role include:

  • Research suitable subject matter and topics for future training programmes
  • Identifying and recruiting subject matter experts to deliver training courses
  • Undertake on-site event management duties and organising all the logistical arrangements to ensure successful programmes.
  • Other general tasks related to event production and management
  • Raising awareness of the Centre’s training programmes

The successful candidate will be a graduate with the following skills:

  • A thorough understanding of and interest in international politics, international development and public policy issues
  • Sound knowledge of the structure and functions of public sector organisations both nationally and internationally
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Enthusiasm and reliability
  • The ability to take initiative when appropriate

Closing Date: 30 September 2019

Interview/Start Dates

The interviewing process may start as soon as we begin receiving applications.

Application Details

To apply please send your CV along with a covering letter explaining why you are interested in the position and how your experience matches the candidate profile.

Applications should be sent to shane.shaw@parlicentre.org / tracy.drewett@parlicentre.org and please include the job title in the subject line of the email.

Website: http://parlicentre.org/

Additional Notes