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The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) champions better buildings, communities and the environment through architecture and its members. With a passion to promote a wider public appetite and interest in architecture through its website, exhibitions, talks and four million-strong collections, the RIBA has led the profession since its foundation in 1834, and continues to lead as architects face the challenges of the 21st century. With 40,000 members worldwide and over 5,000 overseas, the RIBA has a truly global reach.
The CPD Assistant supports key activities and services in relation to the RIBA CPD programme. You will provide administrative support to the Head of CPD, and assist with the general activities of the small CPD team within the RIBA Practice Department, in particular in relation to working with and supporting the needs of the 600 companies providing RIBA-assessed seminars to professionals through the RIBA CPD Providers Network.
You should be degree qualified (or equivalent) and have relevant experience in a busy, fast-changing client focused environment. Knowledge of the architecture, design or construction fields would be advantageous. In addition to general administrative skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, you should ideally have experience of using databases, financial administration procedures and diary management. You should have excellent communication skills and able to liaise confidently and effectively with a wide variety of people. The ability to produce high quality written documents, including reports, meeting notes, presentations, news bulletins and web copy is essential.
If you would like to apply for this position, please complete and send a CV, Covering Letter, Applicants Statement and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form for the attention of Joni Tyler by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by post: RIBA, 66 Portland Place, London, W1B 1AD.
Closing date for applications: 12 April 2013
Interviews will be held on: 23 & 24 April 2013
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The RIBA is an Equal Opportunities Employer