Design, Monitoring and Evaluation for Peacebuilding

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Personal Assistant to the Chief Executive

International Alert
Employment Type
Full time
Contact Info
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This is an exciting opportunity for a highly organised individual with a talent for building strong working relationships to provide comprehensive administrative support to the Chief Executive (CEO).They will also support the Chief Operating Officer (COO) with managing security for Alert staff globally. Educated to at least undergraduate level, you will need to be an excellent communicator (both verbally and in writing), computer literate, enthusiastic about Alert’s mission, comfortable with big challenging tasks and small, mundane ones, and able to calmly handle multiple tasks and projects at once. Experience working in an international organisation would be a distinct advantage.

The above are some of the requirements for the job. For the full job requirements and an application pack (the person specification section of which will form the basis of short-listing), please visit In your application, please indicate the full job title of the role you are applying for.

Salary & Benefits
£23,206 per annum, plus excellent benefits
How To Apply

To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to, both of which can be found under ‘Downloads’.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

As it is unlikely that we will be able to obtain a Work Permit for this role, all job applicants must already have the right to work in the UK.

Closing date: 30th April at 5pm (UK time)

Interviews will take place the week commencing 15th of May.

While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources.  Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume that your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.

Application Deadline