Programme Coordinator, Kuwait Programme

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Middle East Centre


Programme Coordinator, Kuwait Programme


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


This is a fixed term appointment until 31 July 2023 with the possibility of extension


The Middle East Centre produces world-leading research on the societies, politics and economies of the Middle East and North Africa. The Centre seeks to hire an enthusiastic and proactive professional to coordinate the work of the Kuwait Programme, a major research programme involving multiple activities.


The postholder will provide comprehensive administration for all Kuwait Programme activities, including projects, finances, HR, and communications. The Programme Coordinator will manage the completion of research commitments and expand networks among the Kuwait research community. The postholder will also provide administrative support to other MEC projects.


Candidates should have professional experience of project and financial administration, an interest in the field of Middle East studies and experience of communications including networking, web editing and event organisation.


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 29 August 2022 (23.59 UK time). Interviews are likely to take place during the week commencing 5 September 2022. Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.


Programme Coordinator, Kuwait Programme