LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS & POLITICAL SCIENCE LSE

Examinations and Reporting Manager

Location
London (Greater) (GB)
Posted
12 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university

LSE Summer School, International and Executive Programmes (SSEIP)

Examinations and Reporting Manager

Salary from £34,156 to £41,317 per annum inclusive

The Summer School, Executive and International (SSEI) Programmes Unit is a highly successful and commercially driven team that delivers LSE’s open enrolment short courses and distance learning degree programmes:

 -The LSE Summer School is recognised a global leader, and is one of the top three Summer School programmes in the world measured by student enrolments, attracting over 6,000 participants annually, the majority studying on the LSE campus over an intensive 12 week period every summer.

 - The University of London International Programme (UoLIP) was the originator of distance learning more than a century ago. In excess of 20,000 students across over 100 countries are currently studying LSE designed degrees either through distance learning or accredited organisations. The programme is steeped in history, boasting numerous notable alumni including Nobel prize winners and a number of world leaders

 - The Unit is also responsible for executive education and postgraduate level courses teaching social science research methods.

The programmes represent valuable revenue sources for the School,
generating critical funds to invest in teaching and research activity. All our programmes operate in increasingly competitive markets.

A key priority for the School is ensuring the SSEI programmes continues to innovate, develop and grow.

This important role manages the academic programmes, with a focus on:

  • Oversight of the examination process.
  • Appointment of examiners.
  • Organisation of scrutiny of exam papers and the arrangements for the marking of large scale examination scripts. 

The post holder will work closely with the Academic Director, Head of Programmes and with the VLE team.

This role will provide the opportunity to play a key role within the programme, in a Department with high ambition.

Attention to detail and a positive “can do” approach are essential.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, the job description and the person specification.

To apply for this post, please go to https://jobs.lse.ac.uk/.  If you have any queries about applying on the online system, or require an alternative format for the application, please call: 020 7955 7885.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 26 April 2017 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.