MSc Programme Manager

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Department of Sociology


MSc Programme Manager


Salary from £31,029 to £35,635 p.a. inclusive with potential to progress to £38,283 p.a. inclusive of London allowance


The Department of Sociology seeks to appoint a proactive and highly motivated MSc Programme Manager to provide a first class experience for our students. The post holder will provide lead administration for designated taught masters programmes within the Sociology Department. Your responsibilities will include acting as a focal point of contact for student and applicant enquiries; providing administrative support for a number of MSc courses and programmes, supporting the admissions and orientation processes, planning and organising a wide range of student and alumni activities and events; and crucially, overseeing the co-ordination of examinations and assessment processes. This role will involve supporting students from induction through to graduation. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and organised administrator to join a dynamic and friendly team in a busy academic department.


You will have previous experience of working in a Higher Education environment, preferably in programme management/administration. You will possess excellent communication, IT and interpersonal skills, a responsive and flexible attitude, strong attention to detail and organisational skills, the ability to work on your own initiative as well as within a team and to manage a demanding and varied workload.


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.


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The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 10th July 2022 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.