Senior Administrator for the Masters in Law and Finance and Postgraduate Taught Courses

Faculty of Law, St Cross Building, Oxford

Grade 7: £30,738 - £37,768 p.a. 

The Faculty of Law seeks to appoint a Senior Administrator who will be responsible for leading the administrative support for the Masters in Law and Finance (MLF) programme and co-ordinating all aspects of the work of the MLF team, under the direction of the MLF Academic Director. He or she will also have a wider role in supporting elements of administration common to all Postgraduate Taught Courses (PGTs) in the Faculty, working closely with the Associate Dean for Taught Graduate Students and the Academic Administrator to help set policy for the Faculty and take a lead in the development and implementation of new initiatives. The Senior Administrator will also have responsibility for the professional line management of up to seven administrators supporting postgraduate taught courses (PGTs), including the two other members of the MLF team.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level or holding a broadly equivalent academic or professional qualification; have proven administrative experience in a comparable role that demonstrates a capacity to understand and implement effectively various and complex administrative systems and processes; have proven ability to shepherd new initiatives from conceptualisation and design through to implementation and post-implementation evaluation; and experience of supervising the work of colleagues, preferably in a managerial role; and effective interpersonal skills at all levels, able to communicate confidently and appropriately with an extensive range of people and to demonstrate tact and discretion.

Please consult the job description and selection criteria for full details and further information.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online via  Vacancy ID: 122943

You can apply online from 9am on 1 April 2016 and you will be required to upload a supporting statement as part of your online application.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Thursday 28 April 2016. It is intended that interviews will be held in Oxford in early May 2016.