Part-time Freelance – project administrator: London-based

We are looking to recruit a self-employed on a casual basis for 6 days a month for a Federation of Entertainment Unions’ (FEU) skills development project.

This contract is running until March 31, 2012. This project aims to create and deliver blended-learning opportunities (focused on business skills) for multi-union freelancers in the creative industries (for more info:

The unions involved are the National Union of Journalists, Equity, the Musicians’ Union and the Writers’ Guild.

Contracted Title : Freelance project administrator

Days per Month: 6

Project Remuneration : The daily rate is £208.33 per day (15,000/12 = £1250/6 = £208.33)

Location: NUJ, Gray’s Inn Road, London


The project administrator will report to the project manager and NUJ training and education organiser. The role entails:

  • Administration of a variety of project data.
  • Course and venue organisation and booking.
  • Project support on a number of activities written, verbal and face-to-face communication with the project team and participants, updating the project website and providing information, advice and guidance
  • Course facilitation.


This position is suitable for a freelance individual available until March 31, 2012. The successful applicant will need to be:

  • Computer literate including the use of Excel, Word, Internet and website.
  • Flexible, e.g., the project may vary
  • Available to travel within the UK
  • A team player with a positive attitude – who is happy to roll up their sleeves if a job needs doing to get the best results.
  • An adept communicator – both face-to-face and via other media
  • It is desirable (not essential) if the applicant has experience in education and training development and delivery.
  • It is desirable (not essential) to have experience at project work.


Please email a covering letter and CV to by June 10 (subject matter: project administrator application).

Applications received after June 12 will not be considered.

Interviews will take place at the NUJ on June 23rd.