Management and Governance Officer

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£29086 - £30917 per annum
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
HQ00170618
Sector
Education
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Does working in an inspiring and rewarding environment motivate you?

Are you an empathetic and ambitious PA or Office Manager keen to work in a support role? If so, we could have the role for you!

Prospectus is delighted to be partnering with the Worker's Education Association. The Worker's Education Association (WEA) have been providing adult learning and educational opportunities in the community for over 100 years. Working within the community, WEA strive to creating a better world through adult education, giving some of the most deprived communities an equal opportunity to learn.

As the Management and Governance Officer the successful candidate will be responsible for providing support to regional offices, mainly across London and the South. You will act as the link between all regions, supporting the organisation to achieve their business goals. Day-to-day responsibilities will include working with internal and external stakeholders, attending regular regional management and governance meetings as well as preparing papers and agendas. In addition you will coordinate and prepare reports and statistics for the management team. You will also be responsible for monitoring complaints within the regions, undertaking investigations where necessary.

We are looking for someone from an established PA, Executive Admin or Office Management background with strong analytical skills. This roles requires someone with experience of supporting management teams, along with the ability to build and maintain relationships both internally and externally. Ideally you will have experience of using spreadsheets, as well as prior experience of handling complaints. This role is really suited to someone who has a passion for wanting to work in a community based organisation, who can work to their own initiative and has exceptional organisational skills. You must be educated to degree level or equivalent, including English and Maths Level 2. Knowledge of governance policies and procedures is highly desirable.

Interviews are taking place on the 8th and 15th August with an immediate start.

A full job description will be provided to candidates short-listed by Prospectus.

Please apply by submitting your CV in Word format; cover letters are not required at this stage.