Department Administrator, Sport St Mary’s

Twickenham, United Kingdom
£23,754 per annum
23 Sep 2020
End of advertisement period
02 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Sport, Health and Applied Science

Starting Salary: £23,754 per annum
Hours: 36 hours per week
Term: 1 year Fixed Term Contract     

Since 1850, St Mary’s mission has been to provide a high quality academic and professional environment, inspired by its distinctive ethos and values. The University is an inclusive academic community, where everybody is welcomed. 

St Mary’s provides an inspiring and welcoming environment and has a strong, supportive community. The University is proud of the support it gives to its students, and the support is underpinned by the provision of teaching that is student-focused with a strong emphasis on skills and character development.

At St Mary’s you will be encouraged to nurture and educate our students, preparing them to be ready to meet the challenges of today and anticipate those of tomorrow.

The Faculty of Sport, Health and Applied Science is an internationally recognised centre with established expertise and resources in sport, health and exercise sciences. At both undergraduate and postgraduate level, we are committed to offering vocationally relevant programmes of study with the highest academic standards.

The University is one of London’s top-performing sports institutions. Our new £8.5m sports centre was home to athletes from ten teams during the London 2012 Olympic Games. Today, it is a regular training ground for many international athletes.

We are looking for a Department Administrator to join our team to provide high level administrative support and organisation to a busy department. You will be liaising with internal university services as well as external stakeholders to assist with both finance based administration as well as assisting in the smooth day-to-day running of the department.

Sport St Mary’s manages an extensive range of sports facilities and development programmes at one of the UK’s best sport institutions. This includes supporting the PE and sport programmes that are delivered out of the sport facilities, providing programmes that develop every level of participation from SIMMSport for local children, to talented distance runners as part of the Endurance Performance Centre, to international squads competing at major championships. The Department also works closely with the Students’ Union to help students to flourish through involvement in physical activity and sport, coaching and volunteering etc.

Successful applicants will have:

  • Experience of working in an office based environment using the Microsoft office suite ·        
  • A confident approach to finance based tasks, such as raising purchase orders and banking income ·        
  • The ability to adapt to a varied office environment with an energetic dynamic  

For further information about the role and to apply, please click here.   

Closing Date: 2nd October 2020 at 23:00

Interviews are likely to be held on: 8th October

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