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Manchester Enterprise Centre Coordinator (Maternity Cover)

The University of Manchester

Location: Manchester
Salary: £26,495 to £30,688 per annum (according to relevant experience)
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 10th August 2018
Closes: 23rd August 2018

Job Reference : HUM-12343
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 23/08/2018
Salary : £26,495 to £30,688 per annum (according to relevant experience)
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
Division : Manchester Science Enterprise Centre
Hours Per week : 35 Hours
Contract Duration : September 2018 until October 2019

Applications are invited for the above post to coordinate the delivery of Manchester Enterprise Centre’s enterprise and entrepreneurship activities delivered across the University. This includes the administration for the University- wide Master of Enterprise programme and a number of postgraduate taught units.

You will also manage a number of extra-curricular entrepreneurship programmes that are delivered across the University throughout the year and are open to all students and recent graduates. You will also work closely with the Centre Director and other PSS staff to ensure the effective day to day running of the Centre including the efficient delivery of the Centre’s activities, line management of PSS staff and budget monitoring.

You will work closely with colleagues in the Manchester Enterprise Centre (MEC) and other groups across the University; such as UMIP, Careers, Development and Alumni Relations and Business Engagement; to support the delivery of the portfolio of MEC led enterprise and entrepreneurship initiatives ensuring information is disseminated in a timely way and to support the active engagement of students. 

You will be an efficient administrator with excellent IT skills, including some experience of working with databases. You will have experience of a wide range of administrative tasks, excellent attention to detail and possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, with a client facing approach to customer service and a flexible attitude. You should be self-motivated and able to work flexibly and as part of a team; and be capable of managing your own workload without close supervision.

Previous experience of working in educational administration, preferably in a programme administration capacity in a Higher Education setting, is highly desirable.

Some out of hours working may be required.

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. As we are committed to the principles of the Race Equality Charter Mark, we would particularly welcome applications from the black and minority ethnic (BME) community who are currently under-represented at this level in this area.  All appointments will be made on merit.

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

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Lynn Sheppard


Tel: 0161 306 8486

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

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

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