Quality Assurance Executive

Quality Assurance Executive

Starting Salary: c £22,000 to £25,000 plus excellent benefits

Location: Manchester, UK

Application Deadline: Monday 20 May 2019, 5pm UK time

Quality Assurance Executive – Candidate Pack (download)

Can you succeed in a busy quality assurance role in a global academic organisation?

As Quality Assurance Executive for NCUK you will play a key role at an exciting time for our international business. You will ensure our delivery partners receive the highest levels of support and training in their quality assurance and adherence to our academic operations. Reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager you will take the lead in planning partner auditing activities, provide advice and guidance on post-results services, candidate misconduct and malpractice investigations. You will support and coordinate data collection and performance analysis of our qualifications, writing reports for internal and external stakeholders.

Our ideal candidate will be educated to degree level (or have equivalent experience) and have quality assurance experience. You will be culturally aware, sensitive to working with confidential information and able to prioritise effectively. You will be numerate and confident working with data and undertaking statistical analysis. You will work well with other people, have excellent attention to detail and be committed to achieving the highest standards of quality and service. We would welcome applicants from outside the education sector that hold experience of implementing quality assurance and compliance policies and procedures.

NCUK is a unique organisation, founded by UK universities to provide overseas students with guaranteed access to universities through our pathway programmes. More than 30,000 students have successfully progressed to UK Universities by completing NCUK programmes. Our qualifications combine the highest of academic standards with exceptional language, study and cultural skills, and are currently delivered in 18 different countries across four continents. NCUK is a trading subsidiary of the Northern Consortium, a registered educational charity.

We offer a friendly and energetic working environment and excellent benefits, including at least 35 days’ holiday (including bank holidays) and pension contributions of up to 8% of salary. This role will be based in our Head Office in central Manchester and may involve occasional domestic and/or international travel.

How to apply

We need this post filled with the right candidate ASAP, if this sounds like you, please send us your CV with a brief description of yourself and why you would be the right fit. Please email your application to vacancies@ncuk.ac.uk no later than Wednesday 29th May 2019.

Key dates

Application Deadline:                      Wednesday 29th May 2019

Interviews and assessment:          To be advised           

Expected start date:                        As soon as possible, dependent on notice