Exams Planning and Scheduling Coordinator Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Middle East North Africa (MENA)
Country / Territory
Saudi Arabia
English & Exams
Job Category
Pay Band
Vacancy Description
Internship / Monthly salary SAR 3000 /Local contract – 3 months contract / Open to Male & female resident of Saudi Arabia and Saudi nationals.

As part of the British council commitment to work in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, a new internship programme aimed at Saudi citizens and resident with disabilities will start in 2019. Due to people with disabilities being under represented in the workplace, we have created this programme especially to develop and support those under represented employees. Successful application will receive training in the specific role and get experience of a busy environment to practice skills on their training. No previous experience is necessary as candidates will be assessed on transferable skills.

The British Council Saudi Arabia Riyadh office is recruiting “Exams Planning and Scheduling Coordinator The purpose of this role is to plan and track exams capacity requirements against demand from 18 months out on a 12 month rolling basis down to handover to Operations Managers for Resource Pool Management and Test Day delivery.  The role will translate demand into capacity/resource requirements for venues, people, marking and test materials to fully optimise operations and margins while maintaining service levels, maximising agility and ensuring contingency.  It will also manage, monitor and adapt the plan to changing requirements reporting on capacity fill, effectiveness of planning, utilisation, productivity and cost to serve.  This role will be required to manage remote relationships with Countries/Geography/Region and ensure counterparts understand requirements and execute to plan on Test Day.


The post is only open to residents in Saudi and Saudi nationals; we would like to encourage people with disabilities to apply. As part of our Equal Opportunities policy people with disabilities who meet the essential criteria will be guaranteed an interview.

For more details on the Vacancy Kindly see the below documents:

BC Behaviours

Role Profile

Core skills

Generic Skills


If you are interested in applying and feel that you are suitable for the role,

Please apply before 09th February 2019 (23:59 UK Time).


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