Grade 5 coordinator

Jobs, 10 October 2018
Strategy and Learning group
Contract type: 
Grade 5 £30,877 to £33,978 depending on skills and experience (up to £38,317)
Closing date: 
10am on Thursday, 25 October 2018

This role is based in the Strategy and Learning Group (SLG), which is made up of two teams:

The business development team is responsible for all aspects of liaison with institute-level donors; support to research groups in managing relationships with existing funders; implementation and improvement to IIED’s fundraising strategy; and exploration of new business opportunities.

The monitoring, evaluation and learning team is responsible for institute-level systems for setting targets and capturing results from our work; ensuring that IIED is a learning organisation; and engaging in broader external discourse on effective M&E and learning for the development and policy research sectors.

The post-holder will carry out coordination activities to facilitate the smooth running of the group’s areas of responsibility and will provide all round support to ensure the effective delivery of the administration, finance, communication and events for the group, with particular responsibility to provide support for the business development team.

To succeed in this role, you must have relevant work experience from similar administration/support roles, with emphasis on financial systems and budget management, plus an interest in coordinating and supporting teams. Some experience in event organisation is desirable. Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office software, good oral and written communication skills and efficient time management are all essential to this role.

Please see attached the job description for further information.

How to apply: 

IIED aims to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all areas of the community. However, this post does not meet the minimum requirements for work permit employment; we can therefore only accept applications from those who can prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Interviews will be held on Monday, 5 November 2018.

Application documents: