Christian Aid Ireland: Administrative Assistant System Support

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Job title Administrative Assistant System Support
Type of contract: Permanent
Contracted hours: 35
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Salary (full time): 23,085 EUR
Closing date: 10 August 2018
Interview date: 15 August 2018

About us

Christian Aid has a vision: a world free from poverty. To do that we are committed to exposing the scandal of poverty, helping in practical ways to root it out from the world, and to challenging and changing the systems that favour the rich and powerful over the poor and marginalised. We also recognise that in a crisis people cannot wait for change to happen, they need support immediately. Our humanitarian work aims to provide immediate support where necessary, doing so in a way that can lead to lasting change in the future.

About the role

The role is based in the Dublin office and reports to the Head of the Programme Development Unit with a matrix link to the Head of Policy and Advocacy. Support to the PDU will include responsibility for updating PROMISE (internal management system), administrative support for institutional funding applications, support to the team in identifying suitable projects for funding opportunities, organising and minuting meetings, organising contracts for consultants and organising logistics for internal and external events and meetings. Support to the Advocacy and Policy Unit includes editing and printing mailings, logistics support for internal and external events and meeting and liaison with relevant external contacts. The role is also responsible for general office support and reception duties and acts as the office Digital Champion.

About you

You will be a proactive and organised team member, capable of responding to the administrative demands of two busy units and prioritising your workload. You will have an interest in global development issues and a high level of computer literacy including knowledge of Office programmes including Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel and relevant database systems.

Further information

This role requires applicants to have the right to work in the country where this position is based.
We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in its workforce. We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.
You can expect a wide range of rewards and benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, a season ticket loan, and flexibility that will ensure you enjoy a good work/life balance.

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