This post presents an ideal opportunity to join a thriving academic department in a new role. The Head of Faculty Services and HR is a wide-ranging role, leading on the provision of people-related support services and strategic project work, engaging in departmental policy development, planning, and governance, and overseeing the administrative support for the department’s professorial staff and research groups. These activities underpin the success of the Mathematical Institute, a world leading department which has an outstanding reputation for its teaching and research.
You will be an experienced and innovative leader, who will be accountable for the delivery of high quality and responsive support for departmental customers. You will have sound judgement under pressure, be able to think laterally and creatively, and have the intellectual capacity and strength of character to take and implement important, complex, and sometimes difficult decisions. You will already have significant management experience in an academic (or closely related) environment and experience of leading a support function, and a proven ability to manage change and respond positively to new challenges.
This is a full-time, permanent position and is available for an immediate start.
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicants should read the job description document before writing their application. You will be required to upload a supporting statement, setting out how you meet the selection criteria, a curriculum vitae and the names and contact details of two referees as part of your online application.
Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Wednesday 24 April 2019 can be considered.