Accreditation Officer

London[LM1]  office or flexibly home-based, but with travel around the UK[AC2] 

Up to Circa £28,900 depending on experience and location[LM3] 

The Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) champions the power of planning in creating prosperous places and vibrant communities. We represent over 25,000 members worldwide, supporting them throughout their careers. We shape planning policy, raise professional standards and are the only body in the UK to confer Chartered status to planners, the highest professional qualification.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Accreditation Officer to join our Careers, Education and Professional Development team. In this role you will provide advice and guidance on accreditation and careers to universities and planning students, you will assess of university degree programmes for RTPI accreditation and will be responsible for maintaining accurate and relevant data.

You will have experience of working with in a professional institute, university or accreditation body and a good understanding of higher education provision and accreditation.  A good understanding of the tools and techniques needed to undertake quality assurance assessments is essential as is experience of planning and working to project deadlines.  Experience of supervising volunteers would be an advantage.

RTPI has a positive, supportive and inclusive work environment which actively operates a policy of helping its employees at all levels to achieve professional growth. We seek to foster a collaborative and respectful work environment which promotes equality, diversity and inclusivity.

Job Description

Closing date:               9am on 8th December 2020

Interview date:            17th or 18th Dec

 [LM1]Does it need to be London based?

 [AC2]not necessarily but we would want someone to travel to London for meetings if needed, and also around the country .  Does my change do that?

 [LM3]If we will consider non-London based