PA/ Research Administrator
This post is temporary for 9 months - Maternity Cover
A maternity cover position to provide PA support to the Director of RIILP, plus administrative support for the Research Group in Computational Linguistics, including two Masters courses.
You will be a fluent English speaker with an excellent standard of written English. Educated to degree level or equivalent with relevant administrative experience, you will have advanced IT skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office packages including Word, Excel and PowerPoint and will have experience in preparing presentations and reports, as well as in project management.
You will have the ability to communicate with internal and external customers at all levels, both verbally and in writing, and will be able to work accurately and with attention to detail, sometimes under pressure. The ability to manage a number of tasks and prioritise these effectively to meet regular deadlines is essential, as is the ability to work on their own initiative whilst also being a team player. You must possess excellent interpersonal skills including a high level of cultural awareness, due to the dynamic, international environment. Administrative skills such as minute taking, diary and travel management, proofreading and editing are essential, as is the ability to record and monitor financial information. Please see job description for further details.
For informal enquiries please contact Prof. Ruslan Mitkov at R.Mitkov@wlv.ac.uk.
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