The Faculty of Natural and Mathematical Sciences has an exciting opportunity for 2 new PGR Officers supporting Postgraduate Research Students in the Departments of Engineering and Mathematics. You will be a member of the Faculty's professional services team reporting to the Faculty PGR Coordinator, based within a department and responding directly to student and academic staff queries.
Our PGR Officers are responsible for ensuring consistent management and delivery of research-degree provision through high quality administrative support. You will provide a professional, supportive, responsive and personable service incorporating front-line support as the first point of contact for students and academic staff and will be supporting processes across the whole academic cycle, ensuring accurate and timely record management across multiple systems.
The role is varied, and you will undertake a range of administration supporting the student lifecycle processes from pre-enrolment activities, through induction and registration to graduation and beyond. Key duties include maintaining accurate student records, ensuring the success of induction programmes, supporting student welfare and progression, preparing funding confirmation letters, administering studentships and RTSG (Research Training Support Grant) and supporting the Senior Departmental Coordinator in administering Teaching Assistants.
This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 2 years
This is a full-time post