Job summary
We are recruiting for a focused and efficient Administrator to join our Marking Team in Manchester. You will be responsible for supporting the team to prepare examiners and develop strong relationships that lead to timely and accurate marking.

About you

We’re looking for someone who:

•has a solid understanding of office procedures and practices
•is a proficient and accurate user of IT systems and MS Office applications
•has excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the confidence to liaise at all level
•has strong time management, multi-tasking, planning and organisational skills
•has a desire to provide exceptional customer service
•is confident working with conflicting priorities and to deadlines
•is happy to work flexibly during our peak times

About AQA

We are an independent education charity and the largest provider of academic qualifications taught in UK schools and colleges. We set and mark papers for more than half of all GCSEs and A-levels, and in 2018 we awarded more than three million of these 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 27,000 teachers, lecturers, subject experts and academics, who help set and mark our exams.


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

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

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.

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 Wednesday 18 September 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.