Senior Academic Support Officer

Norwich University of the Arts
Norwich, Norfolk (GB)
£26,829 to £31,076 per annum
13 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time


£26,829 to £31,076 per annum
37 hours per week

Norwich University of the Arts (NUA) is a successful specialist university, offering high-quality education at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Our dynamic, contemporary and creative provision in arts, design, architecture and media courses is delivered from a unique campus in the heart of Norwich. Graduate employability, student satisfaction and research are key factors in our acknowledged success, reputation and national profile.

NUA is both a leading contributor to the cultural and economic life of the City and country, and as a distinctive, high-quality specialist university provides the future workforce for the creative industries.

The University wishes to appoint a Senior Academic Support Officer to join a busy team in the Academic Registry. You will have a significant level of responsibility in two key areas of the Registry’s work: the University’s intermission processes and the planning and delivery of the University’s graduation ceremonies. You will also undertake other responsibilities within Academic Support and the Registry more generally.

You will be an excellent organiser and decision-maker, and will be able to prioritise work effectively in an environment with demanding deadlines. You will have experience in preparing detailed documentation for oral and written reporting and will have excellent IT skills in the use of Excel, Word and the management of large volumes of data. You will be able to communicate effectively and will have experience of handling sensitive and sometimes difficult situations in a confidential setting, including one-to-one meetings with students.

Closing date: 5.00pm, Friday 28th October 2016

Interview date: Thursday 10th November 2016

Application packs and further details for the above post are available at email or telephone 01603 756243.

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