• Employer - COCO
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Not for profit
  • Department - Charity
  • Location: - Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary - £16,000 - £18,000 per annum
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time | Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm 37.5 hours per week.
  • Closing date - Wednesday, 05 September 2018

Job Description

What we do

COCO (Comrades of Children Overseas) is an international children’s charity, based in Newcastle upon Tyne. COCO works with rural communities in East Africa to provide children with access to the education that is essential for a good start in life.

COCO was founded by Steve Cram CBE and British Army Major Jim Panton in 2000. Since then, the charity has raised over £4 million to fund small, sustainable, community led initiatives. Together with our partners COCO has undertaken 66 transformational programmes in 16 countries, positively impacting the lives of over 200,000 people.

Who we are looking for

COCO is looking for a full time, highly organised, enthusiastic and efficient administration assistant to provide comprehensive administrative support to the organisation and support the work of the UK office team. You will need to possess excellent organisational and time management skills and the ability to use your own initiative and communicate effectively with all people at all levels. You should have a positive approach to customer service and experience of working in a busy office environment. You will also have exceptional IT and database skills, work well under pressure and be confident in taking minutes.

When we need you

This position has a start date of Monday 1st October 2018

Contact information

Please read the job description here and submit a cover letter and your CV via post or deliver in person to;

Mrs Lucy Kendall
3rd Floor
14 Blandford Square
Newcastle upon Tyne

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Interview information

Interviews will take place Monday 10th September 2018

How to apply

Please see the contact information section above for details about how to apply for this job.

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