Head of Departmental Administration

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (GB)
18 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
04 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Departmental Administration
Department of Pharmacology

The School of the Biological Sciences wishes to recruit a Head of Administration in the Department of Pharmacology to support the Head of Department and manage the Department's administrative and technical support services. These include financial planning and control; appointment of staff and HR issues; grants and contracts + IPR; security; allocation of space and supporting processes. In addition, the post will represent the Department's interests in negotiations concerning the integration of the MRC Toxicology Unit (in the neighbouring building) and its physical representation where space is to be shared with the Department.

The successful candidate will have a good first degree level education; excellent communication, organisational and project management skills; well-developed negotiating and moderating skills and experience of Higher Education administration.

The funds for this post at Grade 9 are available for 3 years in the first instance, with the possibility of renewal over the longer-term.

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/11416.

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Informal enquiries may be directed to the Secretary of the School by email (kd234@admin.cam.ac.uk).

Closing date: 04 November 2016, Midday
Interview Date(s): Week beginning 21 November 2016.

Please quote reference PA10077 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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