School Academic Coordinator (maternity cover)

University of Oxford - School of Interdisciplinary Area Studies

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced administrator looking to progress a career in university administration. You will take responsibility for managing, and ensuring consistency and compliance in, academic matters across our six constituent units (African Studies, Contemporary Chinese Studies, Contemporary South Asian Studies, Latin American Studies, Middle East Studies, the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies and Russian and East European Studies).

We are looking for someone with experience of academic administration or a similar role with excellent negotiation and communication skills (both written and verbal). We need someone with excellent interpersonal skills and good attention to detail, and the ability to deal sensitively with a range of staff within the School and beyond. You will be based at 12 Bevington Road, just north of Oxford city centre.

This is a full-time maternity cover appointment, fixed-term for 13 months.

Informal enquiries are very welcome. Please contact Erin Gordon, Head of Administration and Finance ( or 01865 284994).

You will be required to upload a supporting statement and CV as part of your online application.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 19 December 2016. Interviews will be held during the week beginning 9 January 2017.

Closing Date: 19-DEC-2016 12:00

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