|Salary:||£46,762 to £56,526 plus benefits|
|Placed On:||11th September 2018|
|Closes:||24th September 2018|
The Senior International Relations Officer (Africa) leads on the provision of specialist advice and coordination across the College for its engagement with a region that is of major importance to Imperial. The role will have a particular focus on supporting engagement with Sub-Saharan Africa. With a strong knowledge of the higher education and research landscape, you will monitor and report on trends and developments, and advise on opportunities and risks that emerge. You will also provide advice to senior College representatives on building strategic engagement across the region, in order to bring mutual benefit to Imperial, partner institutions and national governments.
Imperial College London is a world-leading, research-intensive university specialising in science, technology, engineering, medicine and business, located in the heart of London. Imperial’s strategy for 2015-2020 emphasises the importance of international collaboration, placing it at the core of the College’s mission. Working closely with colleagues in the International Relations Office (IRO), as well as the College’s senior management and four Faculties, the Senior International Relations Officer (Africa) will play a central role as in supporting the development and delivery of Imperial’s international engagement strategy.
Duties and responsibilities
This is a fixed-term, full-time maternity cover position. We would welcome applications from those seeking secondment opportunities from their current role.
Closing date for applications will be Monday 24 September. Interviews are expected to take place in the week commencing 1 October.
Normally not less than 35 hours per week: hours as reasonably required to properly and effectively perform the post’s duties. Some overseas travel will be required.
Salary is at Level 4 on the Professional Services scale: between £46,762 and £56,526 per annum, depending on experience.
Should you require any further details about the role, please contact: Helen Challis, Head of the International Relations Office, firstname.lastname@example.org
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