Academic Quality & Development Unit
Salary: £18,777 to £20,411 per annum
Fixed Term until 30/08/2019
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: Tuesday 02 October 2018
Interview Date: Tuesday 16 October 2018
Make a difference, every day, to the lives of our students.
With experience of working in a busy office environment, you will have excellent organisational and prioritisation skills and the ability to use your own initiative to apply sound judgement. The ability to work as part of a team, using excellent oral and written communication skills to ensure accuracy of data and documents is essential as is a proactive and efficient approach to ensuring that tasks are completed within agreed deadlines and to a high standard.
About the Role
You will take responsibility for general administrative duties and develop, implement and maintain efficient, effective and professional administrative systems. You will contribute to a range of processes including procurement and ordering, supporting committees, arranging meetings, providing PA support to the Director and Head of Department, and updating the unit website.
We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.
From the moment you join us you have the opportunity to enhance your skills. We offer a range of specialist development sessions or courses and an award winning staff health wellbeing programme (HR Excellence Awards 2017). This means as well as opportunities to attend interactive sessions like Presenting with impact or Preparing for progression success, you are able to have a lunchtime stroll across our beautiful campus, book to get a trim from our onsite hairdresser, your car valeted, or get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film on one of our Film Nights and so much more.
This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.
A great success story an institution that improves and impresses year after year Times Higher Education.
The University has been ranked Best University Workplace (Times Higher Education 2015), judged Best UK Employer (European Business Awards 2016) and highly commended in Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2017 for Workplace of the Year.
The Times Higher University of the Year award celebrated our distinct role in transforming lives reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.
Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.
For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact Fran Haygarth, Administration Manager (Quality and Governance) at Fran.Haygarth@edgehill.ac.uk