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Divisional Administrator

Applications are invited for the post of Divisional Administrator within Division D (Civil, Structural, Construction and Environmental & Sustainable Development) at the Department's main site in Central Cambridge.

The Divisional Administrator oversees the administrative support for the Division and maintains an efficient and effective administrative environment for the Head of Division ensuring the smooth operation of the Divisional Administrative Office.

The successful candidate will be educated to at least A-level standard with good secretarial, IT and supervisory skills. You will possess the ability to manage and prioritise a varied and heavy workload and have the ability to understand, interpret, manage and design administrative processes (ideally with specific knowledge of University administrative processes).

The ability to work as part of a team, providing clear leadership, plus excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) are also essential attributes for this role.

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.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 24 August 2017. If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact the HR Office at the Department of Engineering (, 01223 332615).

Please quote reference NM13046 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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