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About the role

We are seeking to appoint a Part Time Project Administrator (14 hours per week) to facilitate a BBSRC-funded multi-disciplinary, multi-site research project to investigate the molecular basis for the regulation of RNA splicing by proteins, by providing a range of professional secretarial and administrative services.

You will deliver a timely, high quality secretarial and administrative support service to internal and external stake-holders, to agreed standards and deadlines, through the application of specialist knowledge and by taking personal initiative and responsibility. You will respond to enquiries and resolve problems, liaising with a network of contacts on key issues, both internally and externally.  You will be required to represent the project Principal Investigator when required
About you

The ideal candidate will be educated to A Level/NVQ3 Level or equivalent with experience in a similar role and of working with relevant systems, processes and procedures including standard software packages.

Please note this position has a start date of April 2020. Please refer to the job summary for further information about the specific requirements of the role

Additional information

Informal enquiries are welcomed and should made to Prof Ian Eperon on +44 (0)116 229 7012 or eci@leicester.co.uk.

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.