Closing date : 26/11/2015
Reference : HUM-07313
Faculty / Organisational unit : Humanities
School / Directorate : School of Arts, Languages and Cultures
Division : Classics & Anc Hist, Archeology & Relig
Employment type : Fixed Term
Duration : Available from 1 January 2016 to 31 August 2018
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Salary : £25,769 to £29,847 pro rata per annum
Hours per week : 14
This is a pivotal role whereby you will support the co-directors and their team in developing the university’s Centre for Jewish Studies as a European Regional Hub for Jewish Studies (2016-18). It represents an exciting opportunity to contribute to this development by administrating a wide range of research and knowledge exchange activities. To include: web content design and management, working with a variety of digital media; report writing, financial reporting, drafting of research grant applications; co-ordination of workshops, conferences, public lectures and seminar series.
You will be educated to degree level, have good IT skills and be able to work effectively with MS Office and Excel, and with experience or willingness to train in Photoshop and web-design related software. You will also have excellent written communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to deal amiably with people at all levels.
As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as black and minority ethnic (BME) candidates are currently under-represented at this level in this area, we would particularly welcome applications from BME applicants. All appointments will be made on merit.
Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:
Professor Daniel Langton, Professor of the History of Jewish-Christian Relations
Tel: 0161 275 4499
Tel: 01565 818 234
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.
HUM-07313 Research Centre Administrator FPs