Salary: £22,596

Location: Edinburgh

Hours: 35 hours per week – permanent contract

The Role

Please refer to the Job Description for the full details.

To provide general administrative and event support services to a range of committees and external societies. To support membership recruitment and retention rates through assisting in the delivery of RCPE events, and promoting our membership offer at internal and external events.

You will participate in the delivery of events and programmes as part of the College outreach activities and assist in the professional delivery of a wide range of RCPE member focussed, education and training events.

The Person

Please refer to the Job Description for full details.

You will be focussed on the customer experience, be team orientated, and skilled at providing administrative, secretariat and event support services. You will be great at detail, quick to respond to client needs and processing of membership applications and payments, and confident in handling and recording significant quantities of information.

The Membership team is a dynamic division of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh responsible for driving Membership Development activities, and providing Membership and Governance Services to both internal and external stakeholders. The department is external facing and committed to supporting the College’s vision to be the College of Choice for Physicians and related specialities internationally. Some minimal travel and occasional overnight stays across the UK may be required. This role is based on a 35 hour week over 5 days.

Remuneration Package

The salary for this role will be £22,596 per annum plus benefits.  Additional benefits include:

  • Pension: with employer contributions of 9%.
  • Holidays: 23 days annual leave.  All employees receive 11 days public holiday/College close downs.
  • Life assurance scheme.
  • Long-term income protection scheme for those unable to work due to illness.
  • Cycle to Work scheme.
  • Discounted rates for use of the venue for personal events.

How to Apply

  • All applicants are required to submit a completed application form.
  • A CV may be included with your application. Please note an application form and CV are the only two documents to be considered.
  • Please send your application form and supporting documentation in word format only (not converted to .pdf).
  • Please note agencies need not apply.

Closing Date:                    9am on Tuesday 20th April 2021

Interviews:                        Likely to be 29th April

Informal enquiries to:    Stephanie Hough, Membership Team.  If you wish to find out more, please feel free to arrange an informal chat at 

Completed applications should be returned to:

Or, to HR Department, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 9 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JQ.  


Application Closing Date: 
Tuesday, 20 April, 2021