Description✓The 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 Show more →
- ✓736 FTE plus excellent benefits