The Careers & Enterprise Company
London, Greater London
Up to £30,000 per annum
Contract, Full-time
Job description

18-month fixed term

Central London (Currently Working from Home)

The Careers & Enterprise Company was established in 2015 to help link schools and colleges to employers, in order to increase employer engagement for young people. Our mission is to prepare and inspire young people for the fast-changing world of work.

This is an exciting time at The Careers & Enterprise Company. During our first three years, we have worked with Local Enterprise Partnerships to build a national network which now links 2,000 schools and colleges to employers. We have also funded 150 programmes to provide high-quality employer engagement activities to young people where they are needed most.

As part of a small operations support team, this role involves working in a flexible manner to provide support to Directorates across the CEC.

The work will include supporting internal and external projects and general administrative duties including setting up meetings, taking minutes, maintaining documentation, tracking deliverables, and reporting.

This role would suit someone who is a strong team player and excels working within a diverse role with a variety of stakeholders.

Our organisation has a privileged opportunity to make a difference to the lives of millions of young people, helping to inspire and prepare them for the fast-changing world of work, and we want you to help us make it happen.

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter (no more than 2 sides of A4 with a minimum font 11) via the apply button. 

In the cover letter please include information relating to the following:

  1. Why do you want to work at CEC and why this position?
  2. Demonstrate how you approach managing various different stakeholders
  3. Demonstrate how you manage prioritising your workload

Closing date: 6.00pm on 9 May

1st Stage Interview: w/c 17 May

2nd Stage Interview: w/c 24 May

It is our policy to review all applications within two weeks from the closing date. If you do not hear from us within three weeks following the closing date, then your application has unfortunately not been successful on this occasion. We are unable to provide feedback to candidates who have not been shortlisted and attended an interview.

Application Instructions

Please submit your CV and a cover letter (no more than 2 sides of A4 with a minimum font 11)

In the cover letter please include information relating to the following:

1. Why do you want to work at CEC and why this position?
2. Demonstrate how you approach managing various different stakeholders
3. Demonstrate how you manage prioritising your workload

Refreshed on: 01 May 2021
Closed date: 09 May 2021
Tags: Admin, Project Management