Senior Project and Administration Officer

Senior Project and Administration Officer

Norwich University of the Arts is committed to being an inclusive community that offers equality of opportunity and enables our staff and students to flourish and succeed, regardless of their background or personal circumstances. Our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion is embedded in everything that we do.

We celebrate the diversity of our backgrounds, cultures, and actions, promoting art and design as a catalyst of social change. As such, we are champions for the creative arts; empowering all of our students to be valued and productive members of society, with ambitions to change the world.

The University has recently published a new Strategy and Operational Plan to guide the next five years, and we are seeking to appoint a Senior Project and Administration Officer to work with the Vice Chancellor to support their day-to-day administration, key projects, and strategic initiatives, from conception through to successful conclusion. The role entails working directly with senior colleagues across the University and will be of interest to someone who wants to understand how universities work and to pursue a career within higher education.

You will need to have an interest in the creative arts and higher education policy. You will be involved in analysing and evaluating papers and data, reviewing research materials, summarising findings, and supporting, managing, and delivering projects that bring about change. You will work across the institution with staff from all areas, and the range of work will be broad and at all levels, from supporting routine administration and diary management, to taking responsibility for the design and delivery of key projects.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and engaging advocate for new initiatives, confident in written and visual forms of communication, with strong collaboration and organisational skills, able to work both independently and as part of a team.

We welcome applicants who are interested in developing graduate research in some aspect of higher education, including the possibility of part-time PhD registration.

Salary: £29,619 to £34,308 per annum
Closing Date: 02/12/2022 5:00 pm
Interview Date: 14/12/2022


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