Governance and Policy Officer. Full Time. Permanent.
We currently have an exciting opportunity working in a busy office supporting the Director of Governance and Policy and the work of the College’s board of governors.
You will have previous experience within a similar administrative position, and be proficient in MS Office including Excel, PowerPoint and Word and be educated to GCSE Grace C/ Grade 4 in maths and English. Experience of preparing agendas and taking minutes is also essential. An understanding of governance, data protection and policy work is desirable.
You must be able to manage your own workload as well as support others so initiative and good interpersonal and communication skills are essential. You must also have a proactive approach to tasks with a ‘can do’ attitude to be able to meet tight deadlines, prioritise workload and work well under pressure. You must have accurate record keeping skills, good attention to detail and a commitment to providing a high standard of work. Previous experience of supporting a senior manager is essential.
Closing date: 18/08/2019
Interviews: w/c 26/08/2019
We are one of the largest Further Education Colleges in the UK with more than 20,000 students studying with us on a wide range of courses. Our mission is to equip people with the skills they need to be successful in education, in work and business and in their personal lives.
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