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  • Posted: Sep 29, 2022
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Canonical is a unique tech company - global, remote-first, open source, with 700 professionals across 50 countries - we want to be the world's best, not biggest, global software company.
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    Graduate EA

    Job purpose

    • As Graduate EA, we will help you develop new skills and experience, and we expect you to bring a commitment to excellence in your work.
    • You will have the opportunity to learn how we run various processes, contributing as a new member to each different type of activity until you are familiar with our hole operation.
    • Duties will range from general administration to assisting with global event logistics.
    • You will help establish, scale, maintain and improve processes, collaborating with peers and project managing change programs.

    Key responsibilities

    • Support assigned teams: schedule meetings and interviews, approve expenses
    • Liaise with event coordinators
    • Screen and handle enquiries as appropriate
    • Collaborate with EA colleagues and counterparts on cross team/cross functional activities
    • Support other operations teams (HR, Finance, Legal etc.)
    • Support logistics for key business activities (i.e. quarterly Town Halls and executive meetings)
    • Coordinate with suppliers and stakeholders on projects, establishing workflow and process
    • Undertake specific projects as required to the support the operations of the business as a whole
    • Assist with management of visitors and guests to the office (if you are in the office)

    Valued Skills and Experience

    • Working to a high standard in operational and administrative matters
    • A track record of diligence, conscientiousness and speed
    • Excellent communication skills
    • The confidence to speak up on areas for improvement, even if unpopular
    • Project and events management experience would be desirable
    • Willing to travel for company events and meetings at least twice a year, for up to two weeks
    • Excellent IT skills including email, internet, word processing, spreadsheets and shared documents.

    What we're looking for

    • Self-driven, results oriented with a positive outlook
    • Highly organised and proactive
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • A natural forward planner
    • Able to critically assess own performance
    • Reliable, tolerant and determined
    • Keen to assume responsibility and accountability
    • Friendly, approachable and enjoys working collaboratively
    • Fearless in the face of the unexpected
    • Strong values and ethics, and outspoken with considered feedback

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    Project Manager - Web and Design

    About the job

    • We are looking for a project manager with agile experience and a track record of success managing web teams that include both designers and developers.
    • Our mission is to make enterprise-grade open source available to people everywhere.
    • We create world-renowned software, impacting the lives of millions of engineers, enterprises, entrepreneurs and consumers every day.
    • Our multi-disciplinary web design and production team includes visual designers, UX designers, front-end and back-end developers to bring exciting web projects to life. We help and learn from each other and strive to improve our work and processes.

    We value:

    • Excellent academic results at school and university
    • Bachelor's or equivalent in Business, HCI, Design, or STEM subjects
    • Knowledge and passion for user experience, technology and design
    • Commitment to continuous learning and improvement - curious, flexible, scientific
    • Drive to finish work and celebrate success
    • Confidence in agile practices

    We Look For People Who Love What They Do.

    • You will be successful here if you are passionate about agile methodology and proactively keep abreast of new developments in our industry. You should be able to demonstrate that you have taken concrete steps to improve your skills, and we will help you continue in your learning and development.
    • We like to demonstrate what we're working on, get feedback early, and learn from others. We expect our colleagues to pay attention to details and have excellent communication and stakeholder management skills.
    • Read more about the design team

    What we offer

    • An opportunity to shape the company and products
    • Influence in the open source community
    • An inclusive work environment
    • Learning and development
    • Annual compensation review
    • Recognition rewards
    • Annual leave
    • Priority Pass for travel

    Method of Application

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