Exams Compliance Manager - Maghreb & Levant
Middle East North Africa (MENA)
Country / Territory
Flexible Location
Flexible Location
English & Exams
Job Category
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade G
Vacancy Description
Contract duration: 3 years renewable Location: Applicants must already be based in Maghreb or Levant regions Pay Band: 6/G Closing Date: 7th Dec 2019
Role Purpose

To provide professional advice and support to exams operations within Maghreb and Levant in the achievement, monitoring and embedding of Quality and Compliance Assurance (QCA), IELTS, School Exams and other awarding body standards. The focus will be on understanding the broad range of standards and how they apply to a range of Exams policies and procedures and supporting Operations in navigating a path through them to advise on appropriate solutions to target improvements and manage risk.  To support centres on effective implementation of action points arising from Exams reviews.  

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  • This position is open to internal British Council staff and external applicants as well. Successful candidates must have the legal right to work in the country where the role will be based.
  • Applicants must already be based in Maghreb or Levant regions.

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