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Assistant staff jobs

Temporary workers needed – administrators, receptionists, PA/EAs, hr assistants, financial assistants and communications and marketing

The Temporary Employment Service (TES) of the University assists departments with their temporary work requirements and has a range of temporary opportunities available in many different administrative support areas. For further details of the candidates we are looking for, the opportunities we can offer and how to apply, please see our application page.


Cambridge Living Wage

We operate a Cambridge Living Wage (CLW) supplement, which sets the minimum rate of pay at £10 per hour.

Current Assistant staff jobs at the University of Cambridge.

If you would like to view jobs available at the Colleges, please find them on their own page.

Title Salary Reference Closes
Academic Centre Administrator (Fixed Term)
Institute of Continuing Education, Madingley, Cambridge
£23,067-£26,715 EA27606 23 August 2021
Academic Development Programmes Administrator
Office of the School of Clinical Medicine
£26,715-£30,942 RA27394 18 August 2021
Administration Assistant (Part Time)
MRC Epidemiology Unit
£18,009-£20,130 pro rata SJ27467 11 August 2021
Administrative Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, NIHR BioResource Research Group
£23,067-£26,715 RW27488 23 August 2021
Administrative Assistant (Part Time)
Department of Pathology, Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 pro rata PK26853 19 August 2021
Administrator
MRC Toxicology Unit, Cambridge
£23,067-£26,715 PU27332 6 August 2021
Administrator - El-Erian Institute (Part-time, fixed term)
Department of Politics and International Studies
£23,067-£26,715 pro rata UE27010 3 August 2021
Admissions Administrator
Cambridge Admissions Office, Cambridge
£26,715-£30,942 AT27449 8 August 2021
Animal Technician
South Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 AQ26735 22 August 2021
Animal Technician
South Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 AQ27384 3 August 2021
Apprentice Laboratory Technician
Department of Biochemistry, Cambridge
£15,236 PH27629 13 August 2021
CCAIM Centre Administrator (Fixed Term)
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
£29,176-£34,804 LE27352 9 August 2021
Chief Laboratory Technician - Part 1A Teaching
Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry
£26,715-£30,942 MA22711 15 August 2021
Clinical Trials Co-ordinator (Fixed Term)
Department of Clinical Neurosciences
£29,176-£34,804 ZE27237 11 August 2021
Commis Chef (Full-time, Fixed Term)
Institute of Continuing Education, Madingley Hall, Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 EA27452 4 August 2021
Content Producer : Digital Humanities (Fixed Term)
Fitzwilliam Museum, Central Cambridge
£26,715-£30,942 DA27400 5 September 2021
Contracts Advisor
University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, Cambridge
£29,176-£34,804 pro rata EN27475 15 August 2021
Custodian
Faculty of Music, Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 GT27461 16 August 2021
Datacleanse Coordinator (Fixed Term)
Finance Division, Cambridge
£26,715-£30,942 AG27211 27 August 2021
Deputy Playscheme Co-ordinator [Maternity Cover]
Childcare Office
£26,715-£30,942 XH26391 3 September 2021
Events Coordinator, Centre for Science and Policy (Maternity Leave Cover)
Judge Business School, Central Cambridge
£26,715-£30,942 NS27072 17 August 2021
Facilities Administrator (Part Time)
Department of Pathology, Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 pro rata PK27248 19 August 2021
Facilities Assistant
Department of Physics
£18,009-£20,130 KA26868 22 August 2021
Finance Co-ordinator
MRC Toxicology Unit, Cambridge
£29,176-£34,804 PU27374 10 August 2021
HR Administrator (Maternity cover)
Department of Physics
£23,067-£26,715 KA27195 8 August 2021
Junior Animal Technician
North Cambridge
£18,009-£20,130 AQ26805 8 August 2021
Junior Animal Technician
Cambridge
£18,009-£20,130 AQ27610 22 August 2021
Laboratory Supervisor (Fixed Term)
Department of Medicine
£29,176-£34,804 RC27540 17 August 2021
Laboratory Supervisor (Fixed Term)
Department of Clinical Neurosciences
£29,176-£34,804 ZE27578 27 August 2021
Laboratory Technician - Tissue Culture and Media Kitchen
MRC Toxicology Unit, Cambridge
£18,009-£20,130 PU27484 12 August 2021
Library Assistant - Document Supply
University Library
£20,130-£23,067 VE27346 3 August 2021
Listed and Registered Equine Veterinary Nurse
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge
£23,067-£26,715 PP27564 12 August 2021
Online Community & Social Media Administrator (Part time/Fixed Term)
Postdoc Academy
£26,715-£30,942 AI27409 13 August 2021
Operations Coordinator
Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute
£29,176-£34,804 SW27521 27 August 2021
Pharmacy Clerk (Part Time)
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge
£23,067-£26,715 pro rata PP27528 11 August 2021
Policy Engagement Project Coordinator (Fixed Term)
Judge Business School
£29,176-£34,804 NS27486 19 August 2021
Programme Administrator (Practice)- Fixed Term
Judge Business School, Central Cambridge
£26,715-£30,942 NS27506 8 August 2021
Research Grants and Finance Assistant (Fixed Term)
MRC Biostatistics Unit
£23,067-£26,715 SL27405 31 August 2021
Research Laboratory Technician
MRC Toxicology Unit, Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 PU27368 3 August 2021
Research Laboratory Technician (Fixed Term)
Department of Plant Sciences
£26,715-£30,942 PD27380 13 August 2021
Research Laboratory Technician (Fixed Term)
Department of Plant Sciences
£26,715-£30,942 pro rata PD27472 31 August 2021
Research Laboratory Technician (Fixed Term)
Department of Plant Sciences
£23,067-£26,715 PD27512 20 August 2021
Research Support Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, NIHR BioResource Research Group
£23,067-£26,715 RW27362 16 August 2021
Research/Practical Class Technician
Department of Genetics
£23,067-£26,715 PC27381 4 August 2021
Senior Contracts Administrator
Cambridge Research Office
£29,176-£34,804 EW24348 4 August 2021
Senior Sequencing Technician (Fixed Term)
Department of Medical Genetics
£29,176-£34,804 SS27366 8 August 2021
Service Area Support Technician
South Cambridge
£18,009-£20,130 AQ27036 8 August 2021
Stores/Purchasing Assistant (Fixed Term)
Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
£20,130-£23,067 PM27466 8 August 2021
Student Recruitment Assistant - UK and Events
Cambridge Admissions Office, Cambridge
£20,130-£23,067 AT27526 18 August 2021
Study Coordinator (Fixed Term)
Department of Public Health and Primary Care, NIHR BioResource Research Group
£26,715-£30,942 RW27491 23 August 2021
Teaching Administrator
Department of Biochemistry, Central Cambridge
£26,715-£30,942 PH27417 8 August 2021
Theatre Assistant
Department of Veterinary Medicine, West Cambridge
£17,682 PP27440 3 August 2021
Theatre Manager (Fixed Term)
North Cambridge
£29,176-£34,804 AQ27290 8 August 2021
Undergraduate Office Co-ordinator and Examination Administrator
Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
£26,715-£30,942 LE27447 1 September 2021
Undergraduate Teaching Coordinator
Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience
£29,176-£34,804 PM27429 8 August 2021
University of Cambridge Museums Objects Conservator (Fixed Term)
Fitzwilliam Museum, Central Cambridge
£29,176-£34,804 DA27619 23 August 2021
Visitor Services Assistant / Shop Supervisor (Fixed Term)
Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
£23,067-£26,715 JU27514 9 August 2021