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Reference: 73568

Date Added: 26 November 2019
Closing Date: 16 December 2019

Job Title: Research and Programmes Assistant

Working For: Japan Local Government Centre

Location: London

Salary: £27,840

Job Details

The Japan Local Government Centre (JLGC) is the London Office of Japan’s Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR) a Japanese government-affiliated foundation that supports the international activities of local authorities in Japan through carrying out research, providing training opportunities, fostering people-to-people exchange with the JET Programme and other initiatives.

An opportunity has opened for a Research and Programmes Assistant in our office. In this new role, you will provide assistance across the office’s work, including delegation support, research, assistance for the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) programme and so on. Degree-educated and a good communicator, you should possess the organisational skills to equip you to handle the varied work the office generates on behalf of its member authorities, as well as the personal skills that will enable you to work in an inter-cultural environment. Ideally, you will have an interest in Japan, cities and the European countries in which we work, if not language proficiency and experience in any or all of these.

For more details of the post, including duties, person specification and work hours/contract, please see our website: https://www.jlgc.org.uk/en/jlgc-news/jlgc-recruitment-research-programmes/

Closing Date: 16 December 2019

Interview/Start Dates

• Interviews will be held on 6 (PM) and 7 (AM) of January 2020 at our London office, successful applicants will be notified of their interview time by 20 December 2019

Start date: available from 8 January 2020

Application Details

• Applications by email only (to mailbox@jlgc.org.uk)

• Applicants should send a CV and a separate covering letter in Word or PDF format setting out your reasons for applying, as well as your suitability (and relevant skills and experience) for the post (English only, Japanese not required)

• Due to the high number of applications anticipated, only candidates invited to interview will be contacted.

Website: http://www.jlgc.org.uk/en

Additional Notes