Student Administration Assistant (Postgraduate Research & Non-Standard

Recruiter
Royal Holloway, University of London
Location
Surrey
Salary
20545.00 GBP Annual
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Freelance

Applications are invited for a Student Administration Assistant (Postgraduate Research & Non-standard Programmes) in the Student Administration section of Academic Services.

The Student Administration section is responsible for all the central administrative functions in relation to the student life cycle including enrolment, examinations, academic timetabling and the Graduation ceremonies, as well as the Student Services Centre.

The Student Administration Assistant (PGR & Non-standard Programmes) will support the administration of a variety of non-standard programmes. They will also take responsibility for the administration of the Masters by Research degrees examination process and the appointment and payment of PhD examiners. The role involves the methodical and accurate entry of data and excellent attention to detail when handling exam documentation.

Candidates for this post should have excellent organisational skills and should enjoy managing a number of tasks at the same time. In addition, candidates should be committed to providing excellent customer service by phone, e-mail and the Doctoral School website, to students and staff and be able to demonstrate enthusiasm and commitment to working in Higher Education.

The role-holder will work closely with other colleagues in the Student Administration team, as well as colleagues from other Professional Services areas, to ensure that a well-co-ordinated service is provided to students on research degree or non-standard programmes.

The College cannot apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship for this post. Candidates applying for this position need to have their own permission to work in the UK based on UK Visa and Immigration requirements.

Please quote the reference: 0717-299

Closing Date: Midnight, 13th August 2017

Interview Date: Provisional interview date of the 30th August 2017