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Project Officer and Administrator (UK)

Centre for Evidence and Implementation


Posted over 30 days ago...

Join a dynamic team dedicated to social impact at the Centre for Evidence and Implementation (CEI) as a Project Officer and Administrator in London.


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£31000 - £35000

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London, UK - Hybrid

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98% Remote- UK

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Expires at anytime

The Centre for Evidence and Implementation (CEI) is a global entity that thrives on improving outcomes for communities in adversity by applying the best evidence available. CEI is characterized by its rapid growth, a culture that values its people, and a collaborative environment that fosters professional development.

Role Summary:

  • Provide administrative and operational support to the UK team and across the organisation.
  • Manage project logistics, including project management, resource allocation, and invoicing.
  • Engage in business development activities such as new business scanning and stakeholder engagement.
  • Assist in recruiting study participants and perfecting project outputs' formatting and presentation.

Role Requirements:

  • Experience in handling various internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to manage competing demands with accuracy and speed.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Training or qualifications in business administration, human resources, or related fields are desirable.

Application Process Details:

The Centre for Evidence and Implementation (CEI) is a rapidly growing global team that values its people, nurtures professional growth and emphasises collaboration. We are driven to improve outcomes for communities facing adversity through leveraging the best available evidence. We are looking for a dynamic and organised Project Officer and Administrator to join our team in London.

The role: Reporting to the Managing Director – UK, the Project Officer and Administrator supports CEI’s UK team, as well as providing cross-organisation support. The role provides administrative and operational support for projects and business development. The Project Officer and Administrator assists with activities such as project management, resource management and invoicing, new business scanning, study participant recruitment, stakeholder engagement, and finalising the formatting and presentation of project outputs.

Job requirements: This is a varied role that requires an experienced person, comfortable dealing with a variety of internal and external stakeholders and managing competing demands, able to work with accuracy and speed, and with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Relevant training and qualifications in business administration, human resources, or other relevant disciplines is desirable.

Benefits: Being part of the CEI family offers purposeful impact, a values-driven culture, continuous learning, professional development, empowerment & ownership, global reach, community & collaboration, enduring partnership, and work benefits such as an extra 5 days' paid annual leave during the Christmas shutdown period, a competitive salary, and extra benefits. Our flexible work policies enable you to work from home and compress your work week.

Applications details: To apply, please email your CV and covering letter (maximum 3 sides A4) to: [email removed - click apply for more details]. Applications close: 5pm, Thursday 28 March 2024.

Additional information: CEI is committed to diversity and inclusion. We actively seek and welcome applications from people with diverse backgrounds, and with lived experience of the social issues our work addresses and in the communities, we aim to serve. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check and sign our Child Protection Policy and Code of Conduct. Only applicants with rights to work in the UK will be considered.


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