Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies Manager
Short info about job
Company: University of Exeter
Department: College of Social Sciences and International Studies – Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies
Salary: £26,495 pro rata
Hours: Part Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Professional or Managerial
Phone: +44-1372 1225494
Fax: +44-1464 5768066
Detail information about job Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies Manager. Terms and conditions vacancy
This new part-time post (29.2 hours per week) is available from immediately on a permanent basis in the College of Social Science and International Studies.
The University of Exeter is a Russell Group university that combines world-class research with very high levels of student satisfaction. Exeter has over 21,000 students from more than 130 different countries and is in the top 1% of universities in the world with 98% of its research rated as being of international quality. Our research focuses on some of the most fundamental issues facing humankind today. Fifty percent of our organisation is made up of Professional Services support staff that partner closely with the Academic colleges to ensure we achieve our strategy and vision.
The College wishes to recruit a Manager for our Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies (IAIS) to work with and support the Director of the institute in realising the institute’s vision for the future; focussing on implementing strategies in the longer term and managing the institute on a day to day basis. The Manager will be required to provide cohesive administrative support to the Director, academics, students and staff based in IAIS.
The successful applicant will be responsible for planning and prioritising a busy and varied workload and will be expected to contribute to a range of key strategic projects and activities to develop the Institute. The right person will be confident and effective in dealing with people at the highest level, both nationally and internationally, with a proven capacity and vision to lead and deliver projects.
The University offers some fantastic benefits including 41 days leave per year, options for flexible working, numerous discounts at leading retailers, an onsite gym, yoga and pilates, a cycle to work scheme and a stunning campus environment in the heart of Exeter. If you are not currently in Exeter please have a look at our website (www.exeter.ac.uk/thesouthwest) for some further information on what a beautiful part of the country we are based in.
For further information, please contact Roo Haywood-Smith, College Project Officer, telephone (01392 726508) or email [email protected]
Interviews are likely to be held on 28th September 2017.
The University of Exeter is an equal opportunity employer. We are officially recognised as a Disability Confident employer and an Athena Swan accredited institution. Whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from groups currently underrepresented in the workforce.