CMR & Logistics Assistant (CMR-KW-1.20)
Middle East North Africa (MENA)
Country / Territory
English & Exams
Job Category
Pay Band
Locally appointed Grade J
Vacancy Description
Pay Band J / KWD 345 per month inclusive of allowances, /Indefinite Contract / Kuwait City, Kuwait / Start Date: Immediate / Vacancy Closing Date: 16 January 2020 at 23:59 UK time
The British Council Kuwait is recruiting a CMR & Logistics Assistant to be part of a team to support the safe handling in accordance to compliance standards, of confidential materials by during the multiple exchanges in Kuwait. This includes movement and activities related to the primary storage area known as the Confidential Materials Room (CMR).  

Essential Skills and Knowledge
Planning and organizing
Analysing data and problems
Managing risk
Using technology

Essential Experience and Qualifications
1 year working experience in operations environments OR Fresh graduates
Fluency in written and spoken English at Level B1

Please see the Role Profile, British Council Behaviours and British Council Core Skills for more information. Desirables may be used during short listing in the event of a large number of applicants for the post.

The British Council Kuwait As the United Kingdom’s international cultural relations organisation, the British Council works to build trust and understanding between people in the UK and 110 countries around the world. The British Council has been operating in Kuwait since 1956, and currently employs 60 full time staff as well as part-time collaborators from a very diverse background.

Our Team In Examinations we administer 3 million UK examinations in over 850 towns and cities worldwide, promoting the UK as a high-quality assessment provider and helping people gain access to trusted qualifications to support their career and study prospects. The post is based in Kuwait which forms a part of MENA North regional business.  Kuwait Examination Services is a team of 13 staff members.  Kuwait exams department administers a range of UK board examinations which include IELTS, School exams, Educational, Professional and Cambridge English exams.  It is a growing business with an opportunity to expand in the local context.

In addition, please visit the British Council website to find out as much as you can about the British Council in Kuwait.

Local Restrictions on Employment Only applicants with a valid residence visa in Kuwait are eligible to apply for the post.

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect the diversity of UK society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria.

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 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 United Kingdom’s international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations. We are registered in England as a charity.