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Project Coordinator - Learning Academy

Job Reference : YST1405
Job Expiry Date : 24 Sep 2018
Salary : £17,000 - £18,000 per annum
Job Location : Loughborough
Recruiter : Youth Sport Trust
Publish Date : 31 Aug 2018

Job Summary

You are an experienced administrator who is used to working in a fast-paced environment and now looking for a career move that will make the most of your skills and develop your talents further - here it is as Project Coordinator for the Youth Sport Trust.

We are an independent charity devoted to changing young people’s lives through PE and sport. Our ‘Learning Academy’ is made up of all our tutors, development coaches and athlete mentors who deliver training and interventions to schools on our behalf. Join us and you will provide specialised support to those programmes which utilise Youth Sport Trust Tutors and Athlete Mentors by ensuring they effectively deployed.

As Project Coordinator you will ensure projects run smoothly by assisting in preparing resources and helping coordinate event and training logistics. You will use our systems to make sure programme data and information is accessible and financial processes are followed as well as track expenditure. You will also manage and respond to day to day programme queries which will involve engaging with practitioners, schools and other key stakeholders. You will deliver monthly reporting and financial information too.

An experienced administrator you will be used to working in a customer focused and deadline driven environment. Good at you coordinating multiple projects, you will be comfortable working with external partners and building effective relationships. A Proficient user of MS Office, you will have an eye for detail and experience of updating system databases. You must also work well as part of a team, respond quickly to changing priorities and be able to communicate effectively both face-to-face and in writing.

If you are excited by the prospect of supporting millions of young people across the country to take part in more competitive school sport we would like to hear from you. To apply please click "Apply for this job" below and complete our online application.

The Youth Sport Trust believes that diversity drives excellence and that representation is important. The Youth Sport Trust therefore positively welcomes and seeks to ensure we achieve diversity in our workforce and that all job applicants and employees receive equal and fair treatment. We encourage applications from all candidates regardless of age, race, gender, gender identity, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or nationality. 

Closing date: 10am on 24 September 2018

Interview date: 9 October 2018 in Loughborough

Registered charity number: 1086915

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