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NDT Programme Administrator (Fixed Term)

If you are an efficient, motivated and organised individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment, seeking progression into a Project Management career, and is interested in supporting and helping our team to steer the successful development of The National Digital Twin (NDT) for the built environment, then the Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) would like to hear from you. The role provides a great opportunity to work closely with a large number of senior stakeholders from academia, industry and the government and work on a project with great impact and opportunity to increase the value for society, the economy, businesses and the environment.

To assist the National Digital Twin Programme (NDTP) you will be required to; provide administrative support to the delivery manager; organise meetings and events, travel arrangements and accommodation; take minutes and follow up actions of meetings; maintain communications with your immediate and wider team for completion of project milestones, deadlines and deliverables; coordinate upcoming projects and events.

You will be required to travel to and from London, most likely weekly, with key members of the NDTP to take minutes of meetings as required.

The Centre for Digital Built Britain is a unique Centre positioned in the University of Cambridge's Academic Division. Set up 24 months ago, we form a multi-disciplinary team made up of specialist individuals all working towards the same goal - using digital techniques to support the modern digital transformation of the built environment sector. And we would like you to join our journey.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 31/03/2021 in the first instance.

The post-holder will report to the NDT Delivery Manager, Chara Makri.

Closing date for Applications is Monday 13 January 2020.

Interviews will be held on week commencing 20 January 2020.

Applications are welcome from internal candidates who would like to apply for the role on the basis of a secondment from their current role in the University.

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Informal enquiries regarding this position should be made to Grace Tortoise at

Please quote reference AK21599 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

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

Further information

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