The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.
We work with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society. Each year we reach over 20 million people face-to-face and more than 500 million people online, via broadcasts and publications. Founded in 1934, we are a UK charity governed by Royal Charter and a UK public body.
In China the British Council operates across five offices: Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chongqing and Wuhan. We employ over 750 staff and deliver products and services to people interested in engagement with the UK in the fields of education, society, English language, examinations and the arts.
We are looking for an IELTS Test Day Personnel Officer in our Chongqing office in British Council China.
The job holder is expected to support IELTs Test Day Personnel Manager as the liaison person for IELTS test day personnel recruitment, training and performance management. The aim of the job is to make sure IELTS test day personnel deliver their services in full compliance with Examinations Quality Standards and IELTS standards, and enhance the security of IELTS delivery.
To be the successful candidate, you will need to show work experience in managing people and administration tasks. You should also possess good language proficiency in both English and Mandarin.
Student is not eligible for this job except for those with foreseeable graduation within half a year. Please indicate your student status in application.
For more information please apply; in your application, please include evidence of the relevant experience which you possess, matched against the criteria listed in the Role Profile and Person Specification for this post.
Start Date: ASAP Closing Date: 6 February 2017 (23:59 UK Time)
For any queries related to this job please email EA.Recruitment@britishcouncil.org.sg and the East Asia Recruitment Team will aim to respond as quickly as possible.
Desirable criteria may be used during the selection process and only short-listed candidates will be contacted. The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.
The British Council is the UK's international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create international opportunities for the people of the UK and other countries and build trust between them worldwide. We work in more than 100 countries and our 8,000 staff – including 2,000 teachers – work with thousands of professionals and policy makers and millions of young people every year by teaching English, sharing the arts and delivering education and society programmes.In China the British Council operates across five offices: Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chongqing and Wuhan. We employ over 750 staff across the country. The British Council operates under two legal entities in China. 1) We operate as the Cultural and Education Section of the British Embassy in Beijing and Cultural and Education Section of the British Consulate-General in Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chongqing and Wuhan. 2) Our Exams work across China operates as a Wholly Foreign Owned Enterprise - BC Education Consulting (Beijing) Company Ltd(BC教育咨询（北京）有限公司)/BC Education Consulting (Beijing) Co. Ltd Chongqing Branch (BC教育咨询（北京）有限公司重庆分公司)/BC Education Consulting (Beijing) Co. Ltd Guangzhou Branch (BC教育咨询（北京）有限公司广州分公司)/BC Education Consulting (Beijing) Co. Ltd Shanghai Shenyu Education Technology Branch (BC教育咨询（北京）有限公司上海申宇教育科技分公司). 3) We also operate as the Ying He Advertising (Beijing) Company Limited (英合广告（北京）有限公司).