CBL Group Administrator (Part Time, Job Share, Fixed-Term)

The University of Cambridge is one of the world's oldest universities and leading academic centres. If you're looking for a new challenge and would like excellent benefits, extensive learning opportunities and a stimulating working environment in return for your skills and contribution, there could be a job here for you.

We seek an energetic and enthusiastic individual to act as Group Administrator to the Computational and Biological Learning Group (CBL) on a job share basis. CBL is housed within the Information Engineering Division at the Department's site in Central Cambridge.This friendly and dynamic group of around 70 researchers aims to understand how the brain works and to develop artificial learning systems (https://www.cbl-cambridge.org/).

The administrator will provide general support to students, researchers and visitors as well as supporting the senior staff and the Head of the Group. You will be responsible for the monitoring of group finances, including grants held by the senior staff, and also support the wider Division by working on grant costings using the University's X5 costing tool.

You will be joining a friendly team of 5 other administrators in the Division and so the ability to work as part of a team and build rapport with colleagues, academics and students is essential. To achieve this, you will require excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to provide leadership when necessary.

In addition to this, the successful candidate will be educated to at least A level standard with good IT skills and experience of financial management. You should have excellent administrative skills with close attention to detail and you will possess the ability to manage and prioritise a diverse range of activities. The ability to understand, interpret, manage and design administrative processes, ideally with specific knowledge of University administrative processes, would be advantageous.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 12 months in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

Applications are welcome from internal candidates who would like to apply for the role on the basis of a secondment from their current role in the University.

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The closing date for applications is Wednesday 10 August 2022 and interviews will take place on Tuesday 23 August 2022. If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact the HR Office at the Department of Engineering (hroffice@eng.cam.ac.uk, +44 (0)1223 332615).

Please quote reference NM31659 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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