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About the role

These roles give you an excellent opportunity to support the delivery of the operational plan that will strengthen and establish links with regional SMEs that provide graduate employment and/or opportunities to enhance students’ employability. 

Working in partnership with the Leicestershire Employment Hub you will help to deliver measurable outputs along with supporting the planning and delivery of employer events on campus, including marketing and event management. 

About you
You will be able to demonstrable experience of delivering operational plans and activity along with experience of establishing and building relationships with a range of stakeholders. An understanding of employability, careers and professional development in a higher education setting is essential for the successful candidate. 
 
Possessing excellent interpersonal skills is crucial as you will need to work collaboratively with a wide range of different stakeholders. Verbal skills are particularly important as you be conversing and networking with a wide range of stakeholders across industry, academia and other organisations. You should also have strong administrative skills including diary management, accurate data capture and project planning and reporting. 
 
We look forward to receiving your application. 
Additional information

Informal enquiries regarding this opportunity are welcome, and should be made to Lara Burton, Project Manager (Resourcing Solutions), lara.burton@leicester.ac.uk

We anticipate that interviews will be held on Thursday 7 November 2019. 

Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff. Located close to the city centre, our staff enjoy a friendly and supportive working environment, plenty of training opportunities and a wide range of excellent campus facilities. 

In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here