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Programmes Manager

The University of Cambridge is seeking to appoint a Programmes Manager in the Centre of Islamic Studies, to begin in February 2018. The successful candidate will work closely with all members of the team to fulfil the Centre's mission of creating a more informed understanding in wider society about Islam and Muslim societies in the contemporary world.

You will develop the Centre's existing outreach and public education activities and generate new ideas for outreach paths and activities. You will be a confident communicator with the ability to organise, initiate and take responsibility for the management of educational and cultural events. You will demonstrate genuine interest in the work of the Centre of Islamic Studies, outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to work independently and as part of a team. You will have flawless spoken and written English, and the ability to produce concise reports for specialised audiences. You will be educated to degree level or have equivalent experience. Applicants should have the right to work in the UK. If you do not have the right to work in the UK already, any offer of employment we make to you will be conditional upon you gaining it.

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.

References will be taken up in advance of interviews unless candidate states otherwise.

The deadline for applications is midnight on 22 December 2017. It is anticipated that interviews will be held in January 2018.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to the Centre of Islamic Studies:

Please quote reference VN14104 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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