PGR Coordinator (Progression & Welfare)

University of Manchester

We are seeking to recruit an experienced dynamic and proactive Administrative Coordinator to join the Doctoral Academy in the Faculty of Science and Engineering (FSE).

The main purpose of this role will be to co-ordinate the effective delivery of the Postgraduate Research Operations, work alongside senior colleagues, manage the work of the team, support academic, professional services and stakeholders to deliver a high standard of student experience and student focused customer service.

The post will be supporting critical areas within Progression and Welfare, the post holder should have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, experience of managing staff, able to use your own initiative, ability to manage busy workloads and prioritise to meet strict deadlines, be flexible and responsive, and share our commitment to our students who are at the heart of the University. You should have some knowledge and an understanding of the structures and processes within large complex organisations, ideally in student support within an HE environment.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Blended working arrangements may be considered

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Monique Brown, PGR Operations Officer (Progression and Welfare), Doctoral Academy, FSE

Email: [email protected]  

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This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.

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