Job offer in england Postgraduate Research Coordinator at University of Sussex

Hours: Full-time or part-time hours considered up to a maximum of 36.5 hours per week. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need). 

Contract: 6 month maternity cover with potential for extension.

The appointment will end on 29 November 2019, or on the return date or the leaving date, whichever is sooner, of the substantive postholder.

Closing date: 21 March 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.

Expected Interview date: Early April 2019

Expected start date: Early June 2019

We are seeking to appoint a Postgraduate Research Coordinator to coordinate all elements of the postgraduate research student journey, from admissions to graduation. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a busy, friendly and vibrant unit that aims to provide a top quality student and staff experience.

The successful candidate will require excellent organisational, customer service and IT skills, and must demonstrate that they can work well as part of a team.

Duties will include:

  • Administrating all matters related to postgraduate research students
  • Administrating PGR admissions
  • Planning and running PGR induction
  • Managing PGR data records on the university system
  • Financial activities, including procurement, expenses and invoices
  • Organising small conferences and workshops.

This post also provides administrative support for the School’s research activities; the Research and Enterprise Coordinator and the research faculty, as well as being part of the wider school office team.

For full details and how to apply see our vacancies page

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here