Placements Officer

Lincoln, United Kingdom
£27,830 per annum
08 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
24 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

College of Science Executive Office

Location: Lincoln 
Salary: From £27,830 per annum
This post is full time at 37 hours per week.
Closing Date: Sunday 24 February 2019
Interview Date: Tuesday 12 March 2019

The College of Science is made up of Schools of Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Geography, Life Sciences, Mathematics & Physics and Pharmacy, the Lincoln Institute of Agricultural Technology and the National Centre for Food Manufacturing. The College is going through a period of rapid development and is looking for dedicated, capable and well-motivated people to be part of this journey.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Placements Officer to join the College of Science’s Industry Liaison and External Relationships Team to support the implementation of the College strategy for industry engagement.

The successful candidate will help in developing the links between the University Schools, academics, students, graduates and industry. Working to identify new business leads and building on existing opportunities for industry interactions, including, education provision, and knowledge transfer with the main focus on facilitating, supporting and administering student work experience placements, internships and employability opportunities.

The successful candidate will need to be a flexible team player with excellent communication skills.

Experience of working with students and developing relationships with industry would be a distinct advantage.

This position does not fulfil the UK Visas & Immigration sponsorship criteria for Tier 2.

The closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the post early once we have received a sufficient number of applications, so we advise you to submit your application early to prevent disappointment.