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Administrator, CRASSH (fixed-term)

CRASSH is one of the biggest and most active research centres in Europe with research programmes that produce over 300 research events each year, from high-profile public lectures to small, research-intensive workshops. CRASSH's core mission, to foster world-leading interdisciplinary research that ranges across the arts, social sciences and humanities, is achieved through a three-part structure of Fellowship Programmes, Research Development Programmes (conference and research group programmes) and a Collaborative Interdisciplinary Research Grant Programme.

The Administrator is a key member of the Centre's senior management team (with the Director, Deputy-Director and a School representative, currently the Finance Manager) and is responsible for the overall administration of all the Centre's programmes and projects. S/he is responsible for ensuring professional support in the areas of Governance and Planning, Research Management, Financial Management, Human Resource Management, Programme and Project administration and Communications (internal and external relations).

The successful candidate will be educated to at least first degree level or with equivalent experience.

This post is fixed-term for three years in the first instance.

Further information is available via the link below.

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.

Informal enquiries about the post may be directed to Catherine Hurley, e-mail:

If you have any difficulties with your online application, please contact ACD jobs (e-mail

Please quote reference AK14211 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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