School Business Support Officer

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WC2R 2LS, London (Greater)
Grade 4, £28,717 to £31,831 per annum, inclusive of £3,500 per annum London Allowance.
Thursday, 17 October 2019
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The School of Politics and Economics are seeking a hard-working, enthusiastic and motivated individual who is committed to providing an excellent service to staff and students. The Business Support Officer forms part of our Business team and has a key role in supporting the management of the School’s finance and purchasing, space planning & facilities, HR procedures, and other School and department activities except programme administration. This is an ideal opportunity to develop an understanding of the wide range of processes involved in running a School and offers a good foundation for a career in higher education administration. There are numerous training and development opportunities available, supported by our College and Faculty.

The successful applicant must be well organised, with strong all-round communication skills, a keen eye for detail, along with excellent minute taking and IT skills. They must have the proven ability to balance competing priorities under pressure of tight deadlines and a high workload. The post-holder will work both as part of a team and independently, with responsibility for multiple departments. An interest in working in a Higher Education environment is essential.


This post will be offered on an indefinite contract.

This is a full-time - 100% full time equivalent

The selection process will include a  competency based test and a panel interview.

Lilian Andoh; tel: 020 7848 1804 email:

To apply, please register with the King’s College London application portal and complete your application online.

Please ensure you have uploaded your CV as well as the personal statement before submitting your completed application. Applications with no CV attached will not be considered.