Vacancy – Administrator (fixed term, 0.8 FTE)

Vacancy – Administrator (fixed term, 0.8 FTE) – grade 4

Do you have experience of providing high level administrative support?  Do you have good organisational and communication skills?   Do you have the ability to prioritise workload and work flexibly to support a range of activities with competing deadlines and timescales? 

The LSSI is a vibrant research Institute that works to support and enhance the social sciences across the University and in collaboration with our external partners.   It fosters interdisciplinary and international research collaborations, promotes relations with external partners in the public, private and third sectors and builds capacity through the provision of training and skills development for the next generation of research leaders.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and organised individual to work as part of a team to deliver activities and workshops through the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Impact Acceleration Account with support from the LSSI core team.

You will have experience of providing professional administrative support with the ability to manage events and processes.  You will be a good problem solver and analytical skills and work under pressure.  The ability to work alone or as part of a team is essential, as are strong organisational, interpersonal, communication skills and to work to tight deadlines.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Cheryl Harris, Institute Manager LSSI, email:

Or follow this link to the University’s Vacancies page.