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Administrative Assistant

London School of Economics and Political Science - Eden Centre for Education Enhancement

Location: London
Salary: £27,416 to £30,607 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £32,768 pa inclusive of London allowance
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 4th October 2021
Closes: 31st October 2021

LSE is committed to building a diverse, equitable and truly inclusive university

Salary from £27 ,416£27,011 to £30,607£30,155 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £32,768 £32,284 pa inclusive of London allowance

The LSE Eden Centre for Education Enhancement brings together educational, digital and developmental expertise at the School to support the development of academic staff, enable curriculum enrichment and digital innovation. It works with academic and professional services colleagues across the School and in partnership with students to ensure research-rich inclusive education in line with the priorities of the LSE 2030 Strategy and ‘Educate for Global Impact’.

This role is central to the smooth running and success of the Centre, providing high-quality administrative support across the range of the Eden Centre’s activities. Working to the Senior Administrator you will also manage the diary of the Director of the Eden Centre. The post holder will have responsibility for a range of key administrative duties, work collegially with the administrative team to support Eden Centre colleagues and activities and will be the first point of contact for enquiries.

Educated at least to A-level (or equivalent) standard, candidates should also have substantial experience across the range of day-to-day office administration (ideally in HE). They should have excellent numeracy,  IT and communication skills with experience of finance administration using a Purchase Order (PO) system and of maintaining web sites via a content management system.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.

To apply for this post, please go to If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the “contact us” links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email Nicole Nathan, .

The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 31st October 2021 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.

Interviews are currently scheduled to be held on Tuesday 9th November 2021.

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