Project Coordinator / Administrator - University Partnerships
Division: Online Programme Management
Job family: University Partnerships
Location: 80 Strand, London
Pearson is a global education company that helps people around the world to make progress in their lives through learning. With a rich heritage that combines 150 years of experience in publishing with the latest learning technology and digital services, we help people to learn whatever, wherever and however they choose. We are now transforming Pearson to accelerate our activity in digital learning, education services and emerging markets. This will enable us to make a lasting impact in helping to solve some of the most important challenges in global education.
We believe education is a vital force that can empower people, help them to reach their potential and contribute to more connected communities, all around the world. Our strength comes from our outstanding people; our strong relationships in the education world; our expertise in using technology to help people learn; our global footprint and local reach; and our position as a profitable, global company with a unifying sense of purpose.
About the Job
This is an exciting new administrative position within the expanding Online Programme Management division (OPM). The OPM department works with world-leading universities throughout the UK to take their qualifications online, enabling them to reach global audiences in the comfort of their own homes.
The role is based out of Central London (with occasional working from our Harlow office when required). The post-holder will provide executive administrative support to the Head of Partnership (HoP). They will be responsible for the provision of appropriate and timely advice and briefings to the HoP on all areas of their work extending across the internal team as well as the university partner and its stakeholders.
About the Person
This role will suit a strong PA/Administrator/Co-coordinator with experience in a similar role, who is prepared to tackle a varied workload with excellent organisational skills. Experience in diary management, clear note taking with a willingness to drive completion of actions, and a flexible working attitude are essential.
What we are looking for in you
Primary Location: GB-GB-London
Work Locations: GB-London-80 Strand 80 Strand London WC2R 0RL
Job: Project/Programme Management
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Dec 21, 2018
Job Unposting: Jan 15, 2019
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1816674
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.