Projects Assistant

Aberdeen City Council
£17,278 - £18,567 per year
10 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

"Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link  and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for".

Duration: Full Time, Permanent

Location: Rosemount Learning Centre

Informal enquiries can be made to Keava McMillan on 01224 611161 or

Job Purpose:

Aberdeen City Council's Creative Learning Team aims to improve outcomes for individuals and communities through the arts, culture and creativity.

We are seeking a full time Projects Assistant to provide administrative, event and marketing support to a range of creative projects and activities to meet the priorities of the team and broader service. This exciting role offers the opportunity to work with a vibrant and innovative team who specialise in arts and cultural projects which have a positive impact on local people.


The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:

Educated to Higher grade or equivalent

Standard Grade English and Maths or equivalent

The post holder must be prepared to:

Work flexibly as required to achieve and/ or support service delivery as the job includes some evening and weekend work.

Travel, as appropriate, on Council Business.


The post holder is expected to demonstrate:

Ability to structure workload and prioritise.

E- Literacy and competence in using ICT to organise, manipulate and disseminate information.

Ability to administer websites/social media.

Ability to confidently represent the team in a variety of settings.

Ability to write effectively, appropriate to a range of contexts.

Ability to provide guidance to any staff contracted to assist with specific events (box office assistant etc).

Good attention to detail.

The Individual

See Job Profile for further details.

See also:
2. Projects Assistant - JP.doc