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Departmental Assistant (Fixed Term)


We are seeking to appoint a full-time Departmental Assistant for one year in the first instance to work in our busy department in 19 Silver Street. The role holder will be responsible for the management of the visiting scholar process. This will include ensuring that they are up to date with immigration guidelines and staying in close contact with the compliance team to ensure that the correct procedure is being followed throughout. The role holder will also be the Departments Green Impact Coordinator and is responsible for organising and responding to best practice principles across the Department and with its staff. The role holder will be responsible for the production of the MPhil timetables and the booking of rooms in time for the Michaelmas Term. A key aspect of this role will be hot-desking and helping with any administrative tasks as assigned by the Administrative Officer.

The successful candidate will be an approachable person with excellent communication skills, a good eye for detail and an ability to work both independently, as well as part of a team. A flexible approach is required and a willingness to develop an understanding of the activities of the Department of Land Economy.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 1 years in the first instance.

To submit an application for this vacancy, please click on the link in the 'Apply online' section of the advert published on the University's Job Opportunities pages. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Closing date 19th May 2017. Further particulars can be found at http://www.landecon.cam.ac.uk/about-us/jobs

Please quote reference JP11897 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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