Pearson Project Coordinator in Melbourne, Australia

Project Coordinator


Our Organisation

Pearson VUE ( is the global leader in computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. We provide a full suite of services from test development to data management and we deliver exams through the world’s most comprehensive and secure network of test centres in more than 180 countries, where we validate the skills and knowledge of millions of individuals every year. Pearson VUE is regularly featured on the Forbes list of Best Employers and we are recognised in the Best Employers for Diversity 2019 awards. We are proud to offer an exceptional environment to start or develop your professional career and we are now hiring for a Project Coordinator to join our successful team in Melbourne, Victoria.

Pearson VUE is a business of Pearson, the world's leading learning company with global-reach and market-leading businesses. Pearson is listed on both the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO).

Your Opportunity

  • Project Coordinator

  • Based in Melbourne, Victoria

  • Permanent & full-time working 37.5 hours per week

At Pearson VUE we have a fantastic opportunity for a hard-working and ambitious Project Coordinator to join our busy Content Development team in Melbourne. You will report to the Content Development Team Manager and provide ongoing support to allow colleagues to achieve deadlines and deliver projects on time, every time.

The primary responsibility of your role is the timely completion of detailed quality control tasks, ensuring that all the exams we create are free of errors and meet the content and functionality specifications required by our clients. As Coordinator, you will prepare for and facilitate team meetings and collect data for reporting and analysis.

In this interesting role you will work closely with Content Developers / Editors to understand client needs, projects, deadlines and objectives. You will assist with recruiting skilled, qualified Subject Matter Experts from the external market to help build, develop and maintain item banks and exam question databases.


Our Successful Candidate

This is a career-changing opportunity therefore we are interested in applicants with significant professional experience working with accuracy and attention to detail across multiple projects. You should be able to demonstrate how you prioritise your workload and tasks. We need a confident team-player to collaborate with us and help us achieve challenging deadlines, therefore providing a first-class service to our clients. Experience working in a content development or assessment environment would be an advantage.

Take your Project expertise to a new level - we have many interesting and dynamic projects to look forward to in 2019 therefore now is the ideal time to join us for a highly rewarding and truly global career at Pearson VUE.

Our Recruitment Process

Please complete and submit your application before midnight on 24th March 2019 and please ensure that you apply directly on our Pearson Careers website only.

We are reviewing applications regularly and interviews are being scheduled now, therefore we encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible. Should you have any questions please connect on LinkedIn with Stephen Johnston, Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Wishing you success with your application!


Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne

Work Locations: AU-Melbourne-707 Collins 707 Collins Street Goods Shed South Melbourne 3008

Job: Professional Development

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Mar 12, 2019

Job Unposting: Mar 24, 2019

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1902802

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.