Personal Assistant to the Fundraising Director

We are currently looking to recruit a Personal Assistant to the Fundraising Director to join our Fundraising team.

Location: Central London

Length of contract: Permanent

Salary: £26,000 - £32,000 Depending on experience

Closing date for applications: 13 July 2018

The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award (the Award) is the world’s leading youth achievement award, equipping young people for life and work. Annually, more than one million young people take part in the Award in over 130 countries and territories. The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation (the Foundation) drives and supports the Award’s global growth, so more young people can take part.

The Fundraising team is a key team within The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Foundation. The team is ambitious and in a high-growth stage as they capitalise on interest in non-formal education in new territories across the globe.

The Personal Assistant to the Fundraising Director is a new role that is being created to maximise the efficiency and effectiveness of the Fundraising Director and the Fundraising team. The Personal Assistant will provide support to the Fundraising Director in all aspects of their work, including comprehensive diary management, complex international travel arrangements, and acting as the point of contact for donors and other key contacts, including senior members of the Royal Households and high net worth individuals. In addition to handling EA duties for the Fundraising Director, the Personal Assistant will provide team administration duties for the Fundraising Team.

To apply for this role, please send your CV and a cover letter to recruit@intaward.org. The cover letter should be no more than two pages, and should address how you meet the essential criteria contained in the person specification.

The closing date for applications is 13 July 2018, with interviews taking place shortly after this date.

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.

Download the full job description here.

The closing date for applications is 13 July 2018.

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