Project Officer Developing Inclusive and Creative Economies (DICE)
Region
Americas
Country / Territory
Brazil
Location
Sao Paulo
Department
Arts
Job Category
Arts
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade H
Vacancy Description
Pay Band: H / Contract: Fixed-term (12 months) / Location: São Paulo / Monthly Salary: R$ 4.235,00 plus benefits / Post holder must already have the right to work in Brazil.
 
Details
ABOUT THE JOB 
As our new  Project Officer Developing Inclusive and Creative Economies (DICE) you will be responsible for supporting the implementation, management, promotion and delivery of the British Council´s new Developing Inclusive Creative Economy (DICE) project in Brazil. Activities include supporting the monitoring and evaluation of project data, providing essential logistic and administrative assistance, provide support during events and activities, amongst others.

WHAT YOU SHOULD HAVE 
You should have experience in organising and promoting events; liaising with ad agencies for creation and production of marketing materials; experience writing texts in both Portuguese and English; experience in contact and management of stakeholders, clients, suppliers;  ability to operate in Portuguese and English (both written and spoken) at IELTS level 6.0/CEFR B2, or equivalent. Non-native speakers of Portuguese may be required to take a Portuguese language test.

ABOUT YOUR BEHAVIOURS OR COMPETENCIES  
As we all know, performing successfully in a post requires more than a suitable academic and working background, therefore, we are looking for you to demonstrate the behaviours (competencies) that are key to our organisation, such as: Making it happen, Working together, Being accountable, Shaping the future, Connecting with others, Creating shared purpose. With special emphasis in Being accountable and Connecting with others.

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY? 
Because you will be joining the international organization that promotes educational opportunities and cultural relations of the United Kingdom. The British Council creates international opportunities for people of the UK and other countries and builds trust between them worldwide.

Additionally, you'll be able to develop knowledge and skills mainly in:  project Management: planning, implementation and management of the Developing Inclusive Creative Economies project in Brazil, in accordance with British Council project management guidelines and procedures; monitoring and Evaluation of project outputs and impact by collecting, compiling, recording and reporting data; networking skills.

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION?    

Role Profile Project Officer Developing Inclusive and Creative Economies (DICE)
British Council Core skills
British Council Behaviours

HOW TO APPLY?  
Click on the apply bottom, and follow the instructions. 

WHAT IS YOUR DEADLINE?
Make sure to apply before closing date: February 19, 2019 at 23:59 UK time (20:59 Brazil time).

HOW LONG DOES THIS PROCESS TAKE?  
After reviewing applications, you can be shortlisted for an interview or not, in either case we will notify you.  After the 1st interview, there could be a second interview stage or assessment. Once that is done, the panel makes a decision, we run a reference check process and then an offer is extended. In every stage we provide feedback via e-mail. Thanks so much for your patience!    

ABOUT US 
The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities,building connections and engendering trust. 

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect diversity of UK society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. 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.

Note: Former employees who left under a redundancy process are not eligible to apply until at least 2 (two) years from last working date.