CMR and Logistics Assistant, Nepal Examinations Services
Region
South Asia
Country / Territory
Nepal
Location
Kathmandu
Department
English & Exams
Job Category
Exams
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade J
Vacancy Description
Contract: Indefinite, Band J | Region: South Asia | Country: Nepal | Location: Kathmandu | Department: English & Exams | Number of Open Post: 1
 
Details
The purpose of this role is to support the safe handling in accordance to compliance standards, of confidential materials during the multiple exchanges in country. This includes movement and activities related to the primary storage area known as the Confidential Materials Room (CMR). 

CONTEXT AND ENVIRONMENT

Nepal Examinations Services portfolio includes IELTS, Cambridge GCE (AS & A level), professional qualifications (e.g. ACCA) and a small number of university exams. Demand for IELTS is high and has seen significant growth in the last three years.

The English and Examinations Strategic Business Unit (E&E) is one of three strategic business units in the British Council (the others being Arts and Education & Society) all of which have the remit to build trust for the people of the UK by building relationships through aspects of our language and culture.  E&E achieves this by enabling people across the world to access the life-changing education and work opportunities that are created by learning English or gaining valuable UK qualifications.  Promoting the English language also provides a medium for communication, helping break down barriers of misunderstanding or mistrust between cultures. The British Council’s 2020 vision for English & Examinations is to be the world authority in high quality English language teaching, learning and assessment, as well as the International distributor of choice for UK professional and school qualifications.

Main Opportunities / Challenges for the role

  • There is a new Global Operating Model for Exams being implemented across the business and this role will be key to ensuring delivery of our exams operations at test centre level, working with new systems and processes and ensuring that new ways of working are taken up and adhered to.
  • Driving right behaviour's in the team towards greater awareness related to maintaining confidentiality of sensitive exam related materials.
  • Making a positive contribution to new working culture aligned to country and regional objectives for enhanced work practice
  • Implementing improvement actions in the distribution and logistics of handling confidential materials
If you are interested to apply, for further information please see the documents below:

British Council Behaviours
BC Core skills
Role Profile

Closing date:  UK time: 23:59, 14 August 2019

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity. British Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of its partners to share this commitment. In line with the British Council’s Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.