DCC Secretariat

DescriptionThe Disability Charities Consortium [DCC] brings CEOs and policy leads from the UK’s largest national not-for-profit disability organisations together to work with Government to ensure disabled people’s experiences are reflected in UK policy making.
The DCC Secretariat will provide strong administrational and strategic support coordinating regular meetings of both the CEOs and the policy leads
They will oversee the group’s annual review and support forward planning including, but not limited to, stakeholder mapping, database management and producing correspondence and other written material.
This Secretariat role is hosted by Mencap and will be based at our London office 123 Golden Lane, EC1Y 0RT
There may be a requirement to travel to other consortium members' offices
This is a part time fixed contract for 2 years
We can offer flexible working hours to suit the successful candidate. 
At Mencap, we value a diverse and inclusive workplace and we intentionally plan for the success of our colleagues in everything we do
We welcome applications from everyone, so come as you are and join us
Together we are Mencap! 
You will be able to demonstrate proven experience of working within a pressured and fast paced administrative role
Flexible in your approach, you will have the ability to manage multiple tasks at any one time and prioritise your own workload
You will have advanced computing skills in Microsoft Office packages, excellent verbal and written communication skills and experience in taking accurate minutes.
Please ensure your CV demonstrates the following: -
Previous proven strong administration experience [at least 2 years]

Proven experience of supporting a management team or equivalent

Proven experience of drafting letters and correspondence in line with company policy

Proven experience of minute taking

Advanced computer skills in all Microsoft Office packages

An understanding and interest in the issues faced by disabled people
The DCC members are: Scope, Leonard Cheshire, Disability Rights UK, National Autistic Society, Mind, Mencap, Sense, Royal National Institute of Blind people [RNIB], Royal National Institute for Deaf People [RNID], and Business Disability Forum [BDF].
For further information on the DCC please see https://[url removed]/get-involved/campaign-mencap/our-work-parliament/disability-charities-consortium
At Mencap you will be able to access our wide-ranging benefits package including our pension scheme and ‘Mencap Extras' which gives you access to cash back, discounts and benefits at high street stores, restaurants, cinemas, gyms and more
In addition, you will also be able to access a number of development opportunities.
If you feel that this role is for you, please apply with a full and up to date CV that demonstrates how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the Person Specification and why you want to work for Mencap
Please contact Kirsty in our recruitment team for more information at [url removed]
This vacancy will close on Tuesday 28th June and interviews will take place via Teams w/c 11th July.  
Job ID: 25654
We are proud to be a Disability Confident Leader and welcome applicants with disabilities to apply for all roles with us
To find out more about the scheme please visit the direct gov website
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  • 736 FTE plus excellent benefits
  • £32
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