Institute Officer

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh - School of Health Sciences - Institute for Global Health and Development

0.65 FTE (23.25 hours), two years fixed term (with potential for extension).

The role of Institute Officer contributes to the effective and efficient delivery of the education, research and knowledge transfer work of this dynamic, multicultural Institute by carrying out a diverse range of administrative and support activities. You will have specific responsibilities for coordinating the work of the Institute with doctoral students (based in Edinburgh and overseas) and providing project management support to the growing range of research projects based in the Institute.

You will be educated to HNC level or above and have relevant experience in an administrative role. You will have excellent organisational skills, and pay attention to detail and accuracy. Good IT skills, including use of Microsoft Office and the internet, are essential. We particularly appreciate applications from individuals with commitment to our mission to promote critical thinking, practical engagement and social justice on issues of health and development globally.

This position is available immediately. We will consider flexibility in the working pattern for this part-time position.

Should you wish to apply for the vacancy please press the apply button below which will take you to the University's website where you can complete an application online.

If you have any queries regarding the application process or require any special assistance please contact Human Resources on 0131 474 0000 or email

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