graduate job


circa £20,000
Hemel Hempstead
Time left to apply
2 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

DAI is seeking an Administrator to join our busy Business Development Team. The position will be based in Apsley, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. Become part of the thriving DAI business, located in spacious, bespoke offices, 30 minutes out of Euston - with excellent rail and motorway links to London and region.

Responding to the needs of our growing business, we are seeking a candidate educated to ‘A’ level standard or with equivalent experience. The role is to provide administrative support to the Business Development team in tracking new leads and preparing competitive tenders.

We would like to hear from you if you have an interest in international development as well as strong administrative and good team-working skills along with an ability to meet tight deadlines and excellent written English.

This is a great opportunity for someone who has experience of administration and compliance to gain a first-hand understanding of international development. The successful candidate will work alongside colleagues in the DAI Europe offices in Apsley, Hertfordshire.

DAI offers a generous benefits package including, after a qualifying period, company pension scheme, private health scheme, life assurance, income protection, gym membership and cycle to work schemes.

If this role sounds interesting and you would like to be part of DAI’s growing business, bidding for and managing donor-funded projects round the world, we look forward to hearing from you.

Company information

DAI is widely recognised for its commitment to international development, supported by extensive in-house technical and programme delivery expertise.

Our portfolio of 200 projects in 100 countries crosses multiple disciplines. Our clients include the UK Department for International Development, USAID, the European Commission, EBRD, the World Bank, other donors and international lending institutions, and private corporations and philanthropies.

Person requirements

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills;
  • Good numeracy skills with high level of attention to detail;
  • Advanced level of MS Office;
  • Proactive, assertive and action-oriented;
  • Strong organisational skills and a proven ability to multi-task under pressure
  • All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.
  • We are looking for good team-working skills along with an ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines, whilst remaining calm.

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • Educated to ‘A’ level standard or equivalent, as a minimum

Accepted degree subjects



circa £20,000

commensurate with relevant experience


Hemel Hempstead

How to apply

Interviews will be held the week following closing date.

If you believe you have the above skills and experience, and you have the right to work to work in the UK we look forward to hearing from you.

Closing date: 23/02/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 23/02/2018

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