Association of British Orchestras

Admissions and Projects Assistant

Royal College of Music £27,904 - £30,546 per annum Closing date 19 September 2022
Founded in 1882, The Royal College of Music (RCM) is a world leading music conservatoire with a prestigious history and contemporary outlook. Our excellence was recognised as we were ranked the global top institution for performing arts in the 2022 QS World University Rankings by Subject.

As one of the first points of contact for the majority of applicants, the Admissions and Projects Assistant plays a key role in the RCM’s recruitment activities, ensuring prospective students receive a welcoming and efficient service and are well informed and advised from the first enquiry through to enrolment. Additionally, the Admissions and Projects Assistant supports the administration of the RCM’s collaborative projects with external partners, as well as providing more general administrative support for the RCM’s Registry team. We are looking for candidates with the following attributes:

• You should have a practical knowledge of music, preferably of a classical nature
• You should be a confident and engaging communicator, in person, on the phone and in writing
• You should have excellent administrative skills, with the ability to manage a busy a varied workload
• You should have experience of a higher education environment
• Previous experience in a student-facing or customer-focused role is desirable

This post is offered on a permanent, full-time basis and is available immediately.

For full details of this position please read the Applicant Information Pack, available to download from the RCM website.

CVs without an application form will not be accepted. Please ensure that you include the Job Reference Number when submitting your application.

The RCM is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and to promoting a diverse and inclusive environment for all our staff, students and visitors.

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