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School Administrator (Research)

Surrey Business School

Location:  Guildford
Salary:  £23,754 to £26,715
Post Type:  Full Time
Advert Placed:  Thursday 22 July 2021
Closing Date:  Wednesday 18 August 2021
Interview Date:  Thursday 09 September 2021
Reference:  041621

We are currently seeking an Administrator  for up to one-year fixed term contract to cover a secondment to support our Director of Research, Impact Lead and Director of Post Graduate Research Programmes as they move forward the School’s strategy in these areas. This exciting opportunity will suit a professional, enthusiastic and well-motivated administrator with the ability to work individually and as part of an effective team.

We are looking for a highly organised, proactive individual with excellent interpersonal and customer service skills. The post holder will need to demonstrate strong communication skills and a confident style to develop positive working relationships with individuals and departments within the University. 

The successful candidate will be able to multitask and manage a varied workload ranging from day to day administrative and office management tasks to helping deliver a busy programme of events and engagement activities. Occasional evening, early morning and weekend work will be required to support some events.

You will be interested in higher education and the work of Surrey Business School and able to develop relationships and manage communication with a wide range of internal and external audiences. You should possess good IT skills, including MS Office and be willing to learn the different University IT systems.

In addition to your salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and excellent development opportunities. Benefits package includes generous salary package, award-winning pension scheme and discounted membership to our world-renown Surrey Sports Park.

For any informal enquiries please contact Pina Stamp, School Administrative Officer

* if internal, this role could be available as a secondment, please speak to your line manager for approval to apply.

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The University of Surrey is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all.  We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community.  Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.




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