Programmes Officer

  • Job Reference: 00000862-1
  • Date Posted: 12 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CILIP
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  • Location: Bloomsbury, Central London
  • Salary: £25,981 to £30,851
  • Sector: CILIP HQ Jobs
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Programmes Officer – Fixed term contract 12 months (possible extension)

3 days Flexible per week.

Bloomsbury, Central London. £25,981-£30,851 per annum pro rata



We are looking for an experienced Programmes Officer to help deliver a varied and exciting range of projects alongside the Programmes Team.

You will be highly organised and able to plan, prioritise and deliver to a work programme and experienced in providing the full range of administrative support. You will be confident in communicating with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders and comfortable working with the full suite of Microsoft products and learning new systems such as CRMs and marketing platforms.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Project management capabilities
  • Excellent communication skills and good attention to detail
  • Good initiative; a self-sufficient and self-motivated worker
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • Experience of using Wordpress and a wide range of social media design and scheduling tools.


This new role is a perfect opportunity for somebody who is looking to take the next step in their career or somebody already operating at this level looking to expand their knowledge and develop new skills. The role offers the opportunity to work on an exciting range of projects including the Carnegie Greenaway Awards and Libraries Week. 

You will possess the right level of knowledge and enthusiasm to learn rapidly and use your transferable skills to drive projects forward, as well as undertake administrative duties. 

About us:

CILIP is the UK library and information association. We are the only chartered body in the world dedicated to uniting, supporting and advocating for information professionals and librarians – the people who help the world make better decisions.


Job Description

How to Apply 

CILIP Company and Staff Benefits

CILIP is an equal opportunities employer and committed to championing diversity, inclusion and representation. We particularly welcome applications from people from under-represented groups.

For more information on how we are embedding diversity at the heart of CILIP and its work visit

To apply for this post please send us your CV plus a full covering letter telling us why you want to work for us and matching your skills and experience to the job specification to quoting job reference PO/0321.


Close date:        08 March 2021 at 09:00 hrs

Interview date:     w/c 22nd March 2021 via Zoom


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