Compliance Coordinator

Cambridge, UK
£26,000 - £36,500
18 Sep 2019
30 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Role: Compliance Coordinator

Contract: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £26,000 - £36,500

What it's about

Cambridge Assessment International Education (Cambridge International) delivers assessments to schools and learners worldwide. We operate in 160+ countries and every year hundreds of thousands of candidates take our assessments. Part of the Operations Division, the Compliance Group are responsible for the development and delivery of processes and activities that safeguard the security, integrity, accessibility, fairness and reputation of Cambridge International assessments. The Compliance Group consists of five sub teams: Access Arrangements, Exam Security, Inspections, Malpractice and Special Considerations.

Due to expansion, we are looking for a Compliance Coordinator to join our dedicated and motivated team. You will be working to ensure that people all over the world can trust the Cambridge International brand and the qualifications we deliver.

We are looking for the right person to develop and invest in. You will be trusted and supported to make important decisions that will influence our relationships with customers and safeguard the integrity of our qualifications.

The role of Compliance Coordinator is an opportunity for you to join a high performing team that will support you in bettering yourself and making a real difference to the lives of hundreds of thousands of learners all around the world.

What you'll be doing

Your responsibilities will include:

  • working with colleagues across the Compliance Group sub teams, and the wider organisation, to create and develop new processes and procedures for monitoring and analysing centre performance
  • improving centre performance by actions taken in response to data related to non-compliance with our regulations
  • leading on, and seeing through to resolution, investigations into allegations of suspected malpractice
  • proactively contributing towards the continuous improvement of the way we work
  • Supporting the wider Compliance Group as required.

What we are looking for

The Compliance Group's best assets are our people. We will have high expectations of you but you will be joining a great team willing to invest in getting the best out of you. Our new team member will:

  • be able to communicate information to a variety of stakeholders with diplomacy and precision
  • be creative and a quick learner who is not afraid to ask questions
  • be confident with analysing and presenting large and complex data sets
  • have excellent analytical and decision-making abilities
  • be adaptable and flexible to a varying workload and to successfully meet deadlines
  • deliver superb customer service in all aspects of their work
  • be a positive person that lifts those around them
  • Have a demonstrable track record of achievement.

Who we are

Cambridge Assessment International Education prepares school students for life, helping them develop an informed curiosity and a lasting passion for learning. We are part of Cambridge Assessment, a department of the University of Cambridge. Our international qualifications are recognised by the world's best universities and employers, giving students a wide range of options in their education and career. As a not-for-profit organisation, we devote our resources to delivering high-quality educational programmes that can unlock learners' potential.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leader and be rewarded with valuable learning opportunities, a competitive salary and benefits.


In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive package of benefits to help with your life both inside and outside of work:

  • Generous contributory pension
  • 28 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
  • Annual performance related bonus and increases (discretionary)
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity pay and childcare voucher scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Employee discount and cash back scheme at 2,500 retailers
  • Cycle scheme
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • Subsidised staff restaurants
  • Support for professional qualifications
  • Discounted access to the University of Cambridge Sport Centre, along with various other local gyms.

We know that diversity of thinking, backgrounds and approaches leads to innovation and creates an atmosphere where everyone's contribution is valued. As well as wanting to create diverse teams, we also value diversity in the way our people approach their work. Work/life balance is important to us at Cambridge Assessment and we offer our colleagues a range of flexible working options according to the needs of the business and the individual, so please let us know of any flexible working requirements when applying and we can see how we can support you.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 29/09/2019 and interviews will be held on 18/10/2019.

If you are successful at interview stage we will ask you to undergo background screening (carried out by Credence Background Screening Ltd), to ensure that all information provided to us is accurate. We wish you all the very best with your application.


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