Learning and Development Coordinator

Cambridge / remote working


Permanent role: applications for flexible working will be considered

Salary range: £18k - £25k per annum depending on experience (or pro rata if not a full-time arrangement)


Are you a skilled, pro-active Coordinator looking for a flexible, varied new role in a non-profit organisation? Do you have an eye for detail, excellent IT skills and experience coordinating online and face-to-face training programmes, projects or events? If so, we want to hear from you.


Vitae is a non-profit programme managed by the Careers Research & Advisory Centre (CRAC) Limited, an educational charity based in Cambridge. Vitae works with researchers and researcher developers in the UK and internationally to promote, develop, deliver and evidence the career and professional development of researchers.


We seek a talented Coordinator to join our growing team. Working primarily with the Head of Learning and Professional Development and the wider team, the post holder will support and coordinate the delivery of a variety of Vitae and CRAC projects, meetings, events, including the delivery of development training programmes for researchers in universities and research institutes, in the UK and internationally.


The post holder will have experience in project/programme/event coordination and delivery, excellent administrative, organisational and interpersonal skills, a capacity for prioritisation and multi-tasking, and the flexibility and enthusiasm to achieve successful outcomes.


Ideally the post would be full-time, but we are open to a range of flexible working options.


To apply, send your CV and a covering letter evidencing how you meet the person specification and experience and what you can bring to the post to Hayley Evans at recruitment@crac.org.uk,


Closing date for applications is Friday 24 September 2021, 12 noon. We plan to host virtual interviews on 1st and 4th October 2021.

We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive suitable applications before that date.


Please contact Hayley Evans using the email address above to arrange an informal discussion of the post.

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