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Operations Task Team Leader

Posted 30 November 2017 by Cambridge Assessment Featured Ended

Contract: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: £23,500 - £26,500
Location: Cambridge


What it’s about
The ASP & Marking (Examiner Management) team work together to support our examiner community through our three exam series. The team manages the recruitment and deployment of examiners, including a dedicated helpdesk. The team is also responsible for ensuring that marking is completed in a timely fashion, working with various divisions to achieve this. At present the team is split in to two sections, Pre-Exams (before the examination is sat) and Post-Exams (after the examination is sat).
We are looking for a team leader to join our Pre-Exams team, where you will be responsible for a wide range of activities.

What you’ll be doing
The Task Team Leader we are looking for will be managing a team responsible for the deployment of ASP’s for all marking activities; including the building and deployment of over 1500 marking panels, and all other associated tasks, including providing support to our subject specialists and examiners during key times in the exam cycle. You will use your insight and drive to develop your team members’ professional capabilities creating flexible and quality-focused teams and contributing to the collaborative and progressive team culture. You will manage your time and that of your teams to ensure that daily tasks are completed within schedule always looking for opportunities for improvement aiming to streamline procedures across all our products.

What we’re looking for
• Demonstrable management/leadership experience
• Strong team player, diplomatic, trustworthy, pragmatic and personable
• Ability to balance a varied workload
• Focus upon process improvement and innovation
• Proven track record in administration
• Proficient user of Microsoft Office (word, excel, outlook)
• The ability to learn new skills and processes easily, quickly and with accuracy
• Excellent attention to detail with the ability to work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines.

Who we are
Cambridge Assessment International Education prepares school students for life, helping them develop an informed curiosity and a lasting passion for learning. We are part of Cambridge Assessment, a department of the University of Cambridge. Our international qualifications are recognised by the world’s best universities and employers, giving students a wide range of options in their education and career. As a not-for-profit organisation, we devote our resources to delivering high-quality educational programmes that can unlock learners’ potential.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader and be rewarded with valuable learning opportunities, a competitive salary and benefits.

Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a superb range of benefits:
• Generous contributory pension
• 28 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
• Annual performance related bonus and increases (discretionary)
• Enhanced maternity/paternity pay and childcare voucher scheme
• Employee discount and cash back scheme at 2,500 retailers
• Cycle scheme
• Subsidised canteens
• Support for professional qualifications

Work/life balance is important to us here at Cambridge Assessment, and we offer all our colleagues a range of flexible working options, which suit both the business and the employee. So please let us know of any flexible working requirements when applying and we can see how we can support you.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 17 December 2017 and interviews will be held on 8 January 2018.

To find out more about this role please view the job description or to apply, please upload your covering letter and CV.


As part of your recruitment process you will be required to undergo a background screening. This will be carried out by our selected supplier, Credence Background Screening Limited.

Cambridge Assessment is an equal opportunities employer

Reference: 33932357

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