Project Support Officer

£30,467pa + benefits

We have an outstanding opportunity for a Project Support Officer (Innovation and Partnerships) in our Strategy, Portfolio, Partnerships and Digital Division. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing project management, stakeholder engagement and administrative support to the team to ensure the smooth and successful delivery of innovation projects and activities, and partnership engagements with governments, international institutions, civil society organisations and others.

To be considered, you must have a minimum of A-Level qualifications or equivalent. At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role, preferably in an international and/or multicultural environment. Proficient in the use of Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft Office (including Word, Excel and Powerpoint). Familiar with using project management and financial processing software programmes. Some project management qualification desirable.

We are the inter-governmental body of the Commonwealth, comprising 54 sovereign states. Our aim is to provide sustainable development through professional advice, transfer of best practice, and the enhancement of skills and knowledge, all to the betterment of over two billion citizens. Our efforts are concentrated where we have a clear ability to add global value. 

Please apply by submitting a CV and cover letter. Covering letters should be structured to address the key criteria required in the person specification, giving clear examples.

To join us, you must be a Commonwealth Citizen.

The closing date is 29 September 2020 at 17:00 BST

Apply here!