6-month fixed term, flexible hours
The Royal Academy of Engineering is harnessing the power of engineering to build a sustainable society and an inclusive economy that works for everyone.
In collaboration with our Fellows and partners, we’re growing talent and developing skills for the future, driving innovation and building global partnerships, and influencing policy and engaging the public.
Together we’re working to tackle the greatest challenges of our age.
You will provide administrative support to the Academy’s International Partnerships team.
The successful candidate will support the Programme Manager, International Mobility in administering the Global Talent visa route through; checking eligibility of applications, maintaining an up-to-date database of live applications, and ensuring timely decisions by the panels in line with Home Office service standards. You will undertake rapid checking and processing of Fast Track visa applications, in line with Home Office service standards.
Acting as the first point of contact for expert panels, applicants, and Home Office operational staff, you will undertake satisfactory completion of on-line forms, supporting documents and other administrative requirements of the Home Office and the Academy.
You will bring outstanding organisational and time management skills, a high standard of computer literacy and proven ability to operate effectively against strict deadlines. You must have administrative assistant experience and experience collating data. We are looking for someone with proficiency using Microsoft Office 365 and familiarity with on-line video conferencing applications and other collaborative on-line tools.
In return, we offer an unrivalled package of benefits including a non-contributory pension scheme, BUPA cash plan, private medical insurance, subsidised restaurant, regular social activities, health and wellbeing programmes and the possibility of flexible working, as well as significant investment into your personal and professional development. You will be based at our airy, stylish offices in a prestigious location, opposite St James's Park.
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.
We support and encourage flexible working and would be happy to discuss working patterns with candidates.
To find out more and to apply, please visit our website via the apply button.
Closing date: Midday on 18 August 2020.
Interviews will be held via video conference (e.g. Zoom).