Charity Talent are recruiting for a Project Assistant to work for an International Development Charity based near Brixton, immediate start. This is a 3 months contract.
As the Project Assistant you will act as the first point of contact for internal and external stakeholders. Coordinate logistics of the team, senior staff and/or volunteers including diary management, travel and meetings. To plan and service internal and external meetings and events including liaising with venues and speakers, preparing information packs, drafting agendas, taking minutes. To develop and maintain administrative systems and procedures as required including project tracking and monitoring, including supporting the day to day management of the office and working with Lambeth Council staff on volunteer processes.
To create, edit and proof-read business communications and documents including assisting with the production of project reports, publications and promotional material and up-dating web-sites and social media. To understand and administer financial procedures. To develop, support and maintain databases including those relating to specialist groups. To be actively engaged in the development of new projects and programmes across the department, and agree tasks within them as appropriate. Occasional travel and some out of hours working may be required with notice.
This post may involve working with sensitive issues or directly with parents or children and young people, full training and support will be given if required.
Excel / Word