Project Delivery Assistant, Higher Education - Mexico
Region
Americas
Country / Territory
Mexico
Location
Mexico City
Department
Education & Society
Job Category
Education (non-teaching)
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade J
Vacancy Description
Pay Band: J / Location: Mexico City / Contract: 1 Year / Monthly Salary: 13,066 MXN / Post holder must have the right to work in Mexico.
 
Details
ABOUT THE JOB 

As our next Project Delivery Assistant, Higher Education you will be responsible for supporting the implementation of the Higher Education strategy in Mexico, especially the full cost recovery offer for public and private education systems and ODA Higher Education, Science and Innovation programmes with a view to improve administrative activities to meet customer service expectations and meet British Council standards.

WHAT YOU SHOULD HAVE 

You should have:
  • Experience in administrative processes.
  • Experience working with government.
  • Experience managing data bases.
  • A university degree.
  • The ability to operate in English and Spanish,(English at a B1 level and Spanish at a C1level).
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

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY? 

Because you will be joining 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 work with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society.

Mexico is one of the world’s largest emerging economies with an increasingly important international voice, and remains a priority country for the UK government.

We aim to support Mexico’s higher education system through a portfolio of grant funded programmes that support higher education institutions, research centres and policy makers working in the higher education and science and innovation sectors.

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION?    

Role Profile Project Delivery Assistant, Higher Education
British Council Behaviours
British Council Core Skills

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

WHAT IS YOUR DEADLINE?
Make sure to apply before closing date: September 15, 2019 at 23:59 UK 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 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.

The British Council believes that all children have potential and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. The British Council affirms the position that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989.