IELTS Administration Assistant (Stock Management) (CHI-409)
Region
East Asia
Country / Territory
China
Location
Shanghai
Department
English & Exams
Job Category
Exams
Pay Band
Pay Band 4
Vacancy Description
Contract: 2 years fixed term| Salary: Pay band 4/H | Location: Shanghai| Deadline for Applications: 27th March 2019(23.59 UK time)
 
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ABOUT US

 

Founded in 1934, 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.

We work with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society. Last year we reached over 65 million people directly and 731 million people overall including online, broadcasts and publications.

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING AND WHY

 

You will contribute to the achievement of the East China Examinations Services Team’s objectives through effective support to the delivery of IELTS test in East China by conducting test administration to meet global and national targets and standards.

 

WHAT IS INTERESTING ABOUT IT

 

You can take pride in the fact that you will be part of a team that enables the British Council to meet its objectives and gives all our customers an exceptional experience. You will also be able to join regular professional development, training and skills programmes to develop your experience and skills.

 

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

 

To qualify for the role, you will need to have:

 

1.  English B2 (Aptis, IELTS 6 or equivalent); Chinese C1 (HSK 5 or equivalent)

2. Bachelor’s degree

3. Demostrated experience of working on administration processes that require an attention to detail and meeting tight deadlines

 

Experiences of exams administrations and managing peope will be of a plus

 

 

 

NEXT STEPS

 

For more information please see Role profile and British Council Generic Behaviours

 

 

ABOUT THE BRITISH COUNCIL

 

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.

Valuing diversity is essential to the British Council’s work. We aim to abide by and promote equality legislation by following both the letter and the spirit of it to try and avoid unjustified discrimination, recognizing discrimination as a barrier to equality of opportunity, inclusion and human rights.

All staff worldwide is required to ensure their behavior is consistent with our policies.

The British Council is a full member of Keeping Children Safe (KCS) and has achieved level 1 child safe certification. We believe that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989 and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks including criminal record checks, in line with legal requirements.

KINDLY TAKE NOTE

While various measures have been put in place by the government to help curb pollution in China, there are still potential health issues associated with the poorer air quality. The British Council does its utmost to provide a working environment that minimises employees’ exposure to pollutants, however, anyone wishing to work in the cities of Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou or Chongqing should be aware of the situation.