Global Business Team Licensing and Compliance Officer

We are currently looking to recruit a Global Business Team (GBT) Licensing and Compliance Officer

Location: Central London

Length of contract: Permanent

Salary: £26,000-33,000

Closing date for applications: 17:00 BST on 12 May 2017

The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Foundation's mission is to promote The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award (known as the DofE in the UK), provide young people with the Award, and preserve the quality of the Award worldwide.

Our ambition is that every young person aged 14 to 24 should have the opportunity to participate.

The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Foundation (Foundation) works with leaders and Award Operators to develop the Award in their country, enabling even more young people to embark on an enjoyable and exciting Award journey.

The Award is also delivered by IACs, which are single locations, such as a school or youth club, who are licensed by the Foundation to operate the Award where no Award Operator exists. IACs deliver the Award exclusively to their students or members and reports directly to the Global Business Team within the Foundation

The GBT Licensing and Compliance Officer will work with all team members to ensure that, through the consistent and proactive use of standards and quality assurance processes, backed up by effective licensing, the intellectual property and good reputation of the Award is effectively protected.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for someone who has solid experience in managing multiple stakeholders, delivering a high level of service in terms of monitoring, reviewing and managing databases, evidence and processes. They must be organised, with a high level of attention to detail and accuaracy as they will be overseeing internal team and operator financial processes, and drafting and/or revising licences and materials.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please send your CV and cover letter to

Download the full job description here.

The closing date for applications is 17:00 BST on 12 May 2017.

Interviews will take place shortly after the closing date and we are looking for the successful candidate to start as soon as possible.

This job is unlikely to attract a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a work permit). Applications from candidates who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates. To apply for a Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship, employers need to demonstrate that they are unable to recruit a resident worker before recruiting an individual overseas.