|£33,966 to £45,585 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
|9th February 2024
|23rd February 2024
Based in the School of Politics and International Relations, as Operations Manager (Core Operations and Research & Knowledge Exchange) you will be part of the School’s operational management team. You will be responsible for the day-to-day management, coordination, delivery, and continuous improvement of professional services support for Core Operations and Research and Knowledge Exchange for the School.
Specifically, you will:
You will need strong interpersonal and communication skills, a collaborative approach, experience of supervising and supporting teams and processes, alongside the ability to analyse and solve problems and thrive in a fast-paced and varied environment. You will help drive forward change and deliver service excellence.
The School of Politics and International Relations has strengths in international security and the study of Asia-Pacific region, but the research of its academics covers almost every aspect of contemporary politics. Today, with over 900 students and 60 staff, we combine excellence and innovation in teaching with impactful research that has a positive and demonstrable impact on the political world. From advising parliaments to proposing constitutional changes, and from providing ethics training to national police forces to informing Cabinet Office thinking on important topics such as security policy and forced marriage - together our staff and students are changing the world.
Our success is delivered by our people. We believe that a diverse and supportive environment, bringing different perspectives to our work and allowing people to thrive, is the best platform for cutting-edge research and excellent teaching and operational support. We are seeking individuals from the widest possible range of talents and backgrounds, and we will appoint not just based on past achievements, but also on your potential for the future.
This is a full-time (36.25 hours per week), fixed-term post for 1 year. Requests for secondment from internal candidates will be considered on the basis that prior agreement has been sought from both your current line manager and the manager of your substantive post, if you are already undertaking a secondment role.
Help with completing the online application can be found here: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/jobs/candidate-guidance/candidate-guidance.aspx.
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