Assessment Administrators

Zoek Pin Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England

20360.0000 - 23500.0000

Permanent (Full time)

Posted 8 days ago

Assessment Administrators - Cambridge Assessment Admissions Testing

4 x Fixed term contracts - until 31 March 2023

1 x Permanent Position

Salary: £20,360 - £23,500

Location: Cambridge

Our organisation

Cambridge Assessment Admissions Testing offers a range of tests and tailored assessment services to support selection and recruitment for educational institutions and professional organisations around the world.

What you’ll be doing

We are looking for five enthusiastic Administrators to provide a full administrative service for our busy, friendly team of Assessment Managers. In this varied administrative role, you will author examination content and produce examination papers to a very high standard using in-house item banking systems. You will prepare and despatch test materials, and help produce reports and documents for stakeholders. You will liaise with colleagues and with outside organisations to deal with enquiries and organise meetings. You will also process fee payments, take minutes, and handle general correspondence and filing.

What we’re looking for

You have a proven track record of meeting strict deadlines and staying calm under pressure, ideally in a busy and complex office environment. Your work is meticulously accurate and you have complete respect for confidentiality. You are a reliable team player who can plan and prioritise your workload, and you find it easy to learn new skills and processes. You have strong general office skills, including the ability to communicate well in writing and on the phone, expertise in Microsoft Office, and the ability towork with simple graphics. You are educated to at least Grade C English at GCSE level or equivalent.

What we offer

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive package of benefits to help with your life both inside and outside of work:

  • Generous contributory pension
  • 28 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
  • Flexible working policy
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity pay and childcare voucher scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Employee discount and cash back scheme at 2,500 retailers
  • Cycle scheme
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • Subsidised staff restaurants
  • Support for professional qualifications

We know that diversity of thinking, backgrounds and approaches lead to innovation and create an atmosphere where everyone’s contribution is valued. As well as wanting to create diverse teams, we also value diversity in the way our people approach their work. Work/life balance is important to us at Cambridge Assessment and we offer our colleagues a range of flexible working options according to the needs of the business and the individual, 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 20 June 2021 and interviews will be held on 24-25 June 2021.

If you’re successful at interview stage we will ask you to undergo background screening (carried out by Credence Background Screening Ltd), to ensure that all information provided to us is accurate. We wish you all the very best with your application.

The University of Cambridge will be bringing together its publishing and assessment operations to create a single organisation from 1 August 2021. Cambridge University Press and Cambridge Assessment publish and create world-leading content and examinations that are used across more than 170 countries.

The move is in response to a growing desire from learners, teachers and researchers to engage with Cambridge in a joined up digital way, and the demand for innovative products that combine expertise in learning and assessment. The new organisation will have the capabilities to provide world leading assessment, learning and academic research offerings globally, under the Cambridge brand and backed by first class teaching and research departments.


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