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About ICAS Assessment

As a global leader in educational assessments and academic competitions, the team at ICAS Assessments is dedicated to equipping teachers and parents with powerful insights to improve learning and reward academic excellence. For 40 years our team of expert educators have been developing assessments that are engaging, insightful and easy to administer. ICAS Assessments is proud to be a division of Janison, an ASX-listed global education technology pioneer operating in more than 100 countries. Together we are transforming education, combining the gold standard of assessment content with a world-leading platform.

Janison prides itself on having a culture where everyone works hard but also knows how to have fun. We provide a flexible work environment that is outcomes-focussed and that rewards excellence. At the same time, there is a strong focus on employee well-being.

Our purpose

At ICAS Assessments we aspire to help teachers and parents unlock the potential in every child. When you work with us, you become part of our mission of reshaping learning for millions of children around the world.

 

The role

The Administration Assistant plays a key role in supporting a range of Test Development project activities, and the wider ICASA business as required. The duties are varied and include copyright coordination, marker administration, managing payment for our external contractors, quality assurance, reporting and project administration support.

We are seeking applications for a full-time permanent Administration Assistant to join the ICAS Assessments Test Development team.

Other duties include:

  • Working with our Literacy and Project teams to ensure the smooth running of Marking sessions for ICAS Writing tests. This entails co-ordinating marker appointments, processing marker timesheets and maintaining a marker database
  • Responding to requests for information in a timely manner ensuring accuracy of advice and documentation.
  • Managing all aspects of copyright for materials used in tests
  • Ensuring priorities are recognised and that reviewing and copyright workflow is efficiently managed
  • Pilot/Trial test delivery including contact with schools, draft correspondence, user guides and other relevant documentation and record details, manage helpdesk phone and email support to schools, and assistance with data cleaning
  • Preparing contracts and processing invoices for external contractors working in test development

About you

You are organised, resourceful and totally reliable.

You have excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to negotiate effectively and build relationships.

A strong customer focus is a key requirement.

You are highly proficient in MS Office and Office 365, with exceptional knowledge of Word and Excel.

You will have the ability to work independently as well as cooperatively as part of a team.

You have relevant qualifications with substantial experience in an administrative role, preferably one including editing/reviewing materials for publication and/or copyright management.

For a glimpse into Janison’s culture initiatives, and to see our regular employee updates, follow #onejanison on LinkedIn.

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About Janison

Janison is a global force for good – we exist to improve education and unlock the potential in every learner. Founded 20 years ago, we are an award-winning Australian owned, publicly listed edtech pioneer thriving on the global stage and delivering more than 10 million assessments annually in over 120 countries.

Janison’s culture is built on our commitment to our relationships with our clients, partners and each other. We empower each other, work together to ‘find a way’ and act with respect to our people, community and planet.

Benefits & Culture

People are everything to us at Janison. Our culture is collaborative, inclusive and fun, and our team have a passion for excellence and innovation.

You can expect a fantastic team environment, flexible working arrangements, and investment in your personal and professional development.

We are also proud of our highly competitive Employee Share Ownership Plan, extra leave and bonus program, which enables you to share in our company’s accelerating success.

For a glimpse into Janison’s culture initiatives, and to see our regular employee updates, follow #onejanison on LinkedIn.