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Personal Assistant to the Executive MBA Director (Part time)

Cambridge Judge Business School leverages the power of academia for real world impact to transform individuals, organisations and society. Since 1990, Cambridge Judge has forged a reputation as a centre of rigorous thinking and high-impact transformative education, situated within one of the world's most prestigious research universities, and in the heart of the Cambridge Cluster, the most successful technology entrepreneurship cluster in Europe.

The Executive MBA programme (EMBA) is a high-profile teaching programme and is one of the main revenue contributors of Cambridge Judge Business School. As the EMBA programme is a 20-month programme the number of students in study at any one time is in excess of 120. The office runs the operations, course delivery, events, faculty support and student services for the Cambridge EMBA.

The role holder will provide administrative and secretarial support to the EMBA Director and will therefore interact with a diverse customer base of professional students, faculty, staff, University and external services. As such, the PA to the EMBA Director will also provide a high level of customer service necessary to maintain the excellent reputation of the School. Duties will include diary and office management, drafting correspondence, coordinating meetings and arranging complex travel for the EMBA Director.

You should be educated to A-level standard and will have administrative and PA experience, including experience of providing support to a senior level. You will have a strong interest in a graduate management education institution and will ideally have experience in the Higher Education environment. Excellent organisation and communication skills with the ability to work on your own initiative are essential requirements for this role. The ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to meet deadlines is a pre-requisite for this role.

This is a part-time role, working 18.25 hours per week, Monday to Friday. Please specify your preferred working pattern in your online application (in the suitability for the role section).

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.

Further information about Cambridge Judge Business School is available from the website:

The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 21 January 2018.

Please quote reference NS14301 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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

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