Personal Assistant and Project Administrator - Professor of Nanomaterials

University of Oxford
Department of Materials
WorkplaceOxford, South East England, UK


We are looking for an organised and effective Personal Assistant for Professor Andrew Briggs, Professor of Nanomaterials, to support him in his diverse research activities and work with Templeton World Charity Foundation (TWCF). His work includes writing and engaging with a wide range of opinion leaders nationally and internationally.

Duties will include providing PA support, office organisation, meeting administration, assisting with events organisation, and co-ordinating projects. You will work closely with Professor Briggs, will report to the Senior Project Manager for TWCF Projects and Themes, and will need to develop good working relationships with outside academics and TWCF staff.

This is a fixed-term post to 31 December 2021. The post is full-time but flexible working could be supported; this will be discussed with shortlisted applicants at interview.

You will be required to upload a CV and a supporting statement as part of your application.

All applications must be made online, no later than 12.00 noon on Friday 3 May 2019. Interviews are scheduled to take place at the Department of Materials on 14 May 2019 and you must be available on this date, either by Skype or in person. Please note in normal circumstances only interview travel expenses within the UK will be reimbursed.


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