Assessment Administrator


Cambridge, GB

Category:  Administration and Customer Services

Job Title: Assessment Administrator

Contract: Permanent Full-Time

Salary: £19,000 - £23,800

Location: Cambridge





To actively support the work within Assessment in delivering efficient and effective examinations through Pretesting administration, providing support to the Assessment Managers and working as a team supporting other Assessment Administrators.




  • To take responsibility for the timely and accurate delivery of an agreed set of Pretesting processes to agreed procedures
  • To provide high quality administrative services by using Microsoft Office and other internal systems
  • To liaise effectively with customers and external Examiners as required via telephone, email and face-to-face, providing excellent customer service both internally and externally
  • To work to agreed deadlines and provide reports on progress as required to senior management
  • To establish and maintain effective liaison between own team and colleagues across the organisation
  • To take part in new developments and the delivery of new products and services as required
  • Other duties as defined by the line manager






At least Grade C English at GCSE level or equivalent





  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office products, in particular Excel
  • Ability to prioritise workload effectively and meet deadlines
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure



  • Ability to use own initiative to suggest improvements to systems or processes
  • Knowledge of the Cambridge Assessment English product range





  • Significant experience of working in a busy and complex office environment
  • Experience of data processing
  • Experience of providing a high level of customer service
  • Experience of working with complex systems



  • Experience of using relevant in-house systems





  • Meticulous about confidentiality
  • Flexibility
  • Collaborative
  • Openness

We know that diversity of thinking, backgrounds and approaches leads to innovation and creates an atmosphere where everyone’s contribution is valued. As well as wanting to create diverse teams, we also value diversity in the way our people approach their work. Work/life balance is important to us at Cambridge Assessment and we offer our colleagues a range of flexible working options according to the needs of the business and the individual, so please let us know of any flexible working requirements when applying and we can see how we can support you.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 24/06/2018  and interviews will be held on 02/07/2018.

In this spirit of transparency, if you’re successful at interview stage we will ask you to undergo background screening (carried out by Credence Background Screening Ltd), to ensure that all information provided to us is accurate. We wish you all the very best with your application.

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