Job Opportunities 2018-05-14T10:59:03+00:00

Assessment Manager

Salary – £35000-£45000 depending on qualifications and experience

Based in Castlefield, Manchester

Closing date for applications: Monday 4 June 2018 at 9.00 am

We are currently seeking an experienced individual to act as an Assessment Manager to join our assessment development team.

AlphaPlus is one of the UK’s leading education consultancies.  We specialise in the design, development and deployment of qualifications and their underpinning assessment, and in the evaluation of their performance and impact.  We have a core team of 23 staff primarily based in our Manchester head office, and in addition draw upon a team of approximately 350 associates.  For more information about our company, please visit our website,

The Assessment Manager will be a specialist in assessment research and development with a line report to the Director of Assessment.  The post holder will provide high quality assessment outputs as part of AlphaPlus’s assessment research and development services.  S/he will be able to function independently, leading whole projects or substantial elements of projects and take decisions concerning the design, development and delivery of assessments.

Eligible applicants will possess a master’s degree and possess strong project management skills.  They will be commercially aware, able to create opportunities and participate in activities to generate new business.  They will have a demonstrable track record of experience in the design, development and delivery of assessments.

The role is full time, Monday to Friday, based in our head office in central Manchester.  It may occasionally involve some national travel, working in company and customer offices with the possibility of international travel.  Benefits include 25 days’ holiday entitlement plus statutory holidays, a bonus scheme and pension scheme.

For an informal discussion about the vacancy please contact Sarah Maughan, Director of Assessment, email, tel. 0161 249 9242.

The job description, person specification and application form are located on our website, .

To apply, please send the completed application form together with a CV and covering statement to