Working for British Exploring Society

Executive Assistant to CEO and Leadership Team

This is a newly created role. It’s for someone with a sunny personality who is passionate about supporting young people and who wants to work for a positive and uplifting group of hardworking managers leading an ambitious, committed team. It would suit an individual who wants to apply their considerable skills in a context where they can make a real difference. It provides an excellent opportunity for an energetic, ambitious and flexible individual possibly seeking to develop their skills in a new sector and enthusiastic about the chance to make a new role their own.

You will already have a strong track record of supporting a leadership team with day to day administration and logistics. You will be determined, driven, pragmatic and reliable. You will be tactful, eloquent and able to confidently handle information of a sensitive nature. You will be able to quickly develop a good understanding of different stakeholders’ needs and liaise with them in a professional manner.

Closing date for applications: 5.30pm on Friday 20th September

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Paid Intern – Trainee Archivist

This role has been kindly funded by the Aurelius Trust in order to provide a development opportunity for an individual considering a career as an archivist.

The Archive of British Exploring Society has some 40,000 digitised records covering the history and activities of the charity and its Members from its founding in 1932. There are many more records stored in 100+ Archive boxes, plus an increasing potential provision of already digitised recent expedition records to transfer to the archive.

Closing date for applications: 17.00pm on Monday 14th October

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