Moderation Administrator - Fixed term contract

Job summary
Fixed Term Contract (12 months)

We are recruiting an Administrator to join our Moderation Team in Manchester. You will play a highly integral part in the team that support timely and effective marking and moderation by our associates - the people who mark, moderate and work with us to deliver our qualifications.

What we’re looking for:

•a solid understanding of office procedures and practices
•a proficient and accurate user of IT systems and MS Office applications
•excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the confidence to liaise at all level
•excellent time management, multi tasking, planning and organisational skills
•ability to identify and anticipate needs of customers to resolve issues or escalate when appropriate
•a desire to provide exceptional customer service
•confidence working with conflicting priorities and to deadlines
•general academic or vocational qualification or demonstrable experience for the required role

About AQA
We are an independent education charity and the largest provider of academic qualifications taught in schools and colleges. With a turnover of over £170m, we set and mark papers for around half of all GCSEs and A-levels. In the summer of 2018 we will award over 3 million qualifications. Born out of five leading universities, we have over a century of qualifications expertise. Today, we employ more than 800 people and work with around 30,000 teachers, lecturers, subject experts and academics, who help set and mark our exams.

At AQA we recognise the contribution our employees make, and in return are proud to offer an extensive reward and benefit package. This includes:

• a competitive salary
• a standard 35 hour working week
• 25 days’ paid annual leave rising to 30 days, plus all Bank Holidays and additional Christmas leave
• a contributory pension scheme
• an enhanced maternity/paternity scheme

How to apply

To apply, please upload your CV and covering letter including your current and expected salary as one document via our website. Closing date for applications is 10am on Tuesday 27 August 2019. However, applications will be reviewed as we receive them and if a suitable candidate is identified, we reserve the right to close our adverts sooner.

No agencies, thank you.

AQA is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. AQA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and post holders to share this commitment. Our Safeguarding Policy is available on our website.