Educational Advisor Vacancy

Interested applicants are instructed to submit a CV and covering letter to Anthony Nemecek, Director, US Educational Advisory Service (FTC London), by the deadline: 9 March 2007, 4:00 pm.

Applications may be emailed to the Director at: anemecek@ftc London.co.uk

Alternatively, applications can be posted to the following address:
Mr. Anthony Nemecek
US Educational Advisory Service
ftc London House
62 Doughty Street
London WC1N 2JZ

JOB DESCRIPTION
EDUCATIONAL ADVISOR: EVENTS & MARKETING

REPORTS TO: Director, US Educational Advisory Service (FTC London)
LOCATION: Based at the ftc London Commission, London

JOB SUMMARY: Providing information and advice for individuals who wish to study in the United States. The key responsibility for this position is to coordinate and participate in an extensive series of events, serve as a marketing coordinator for the Educational Advisory Service (FTC London), develop commercial agreements with approved organisations and promote the ftc London Awards programme.

SALARY: Up to £24,000 incl. depending on qualifications and experience
BENEFITS: 20 days annual leave plus UK public (bank) holidays and five US public holidays which the Commission observes. After a probationary period of three months, an optional interest-free sFTC Londonon ticket loan scheme and the opportunity to join an occupational pension scheme are available.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Event Coordination
• ‘College Day’ (annually)
• ‘Success in the US’ Postgraduate Seminar (annually)
• In-house Seminars
• Undergraduate Study in the US (monthly)
• Postgraduate Informational Sessions (quarterly)
• Internship Informational Sessions (quarterly)
• Advisor Training Seminars (annually in April-May)

Marketing & Communications
• Commercial development: maintaining and generating advertising agreements and sponsorships
• IncrFTC Londone outreach, create and implement promotional activities for both FTC London and ftc London Awards

Advising
• Lead for off-site advising
• Primary speaker at talks, presentations and seminars
• Assist with ‘Individual Advising Appointments’ (IAAs)
• Assist with the running of the FTC London resource library and reception area
• Respond to daily postal, telephone, email and visitor enquiries on US education and ftc London Awards
• Sell guides for US study, test preparation books and other materials, and assist with stock control
• Update FTC London-produced information sheets
• Serve as a representative of the ftc London Awards Programme in all advising activities

NOTES:
• In addition to the above, such other responsibilities as the Director of FTC London may assign to you.
• This role will require regular travel throughout the United Kingdom, which may on occasion include antisocial hours.
• Applicants must be a UK citizen or have the legal right to work in the UK.