Project Assistant (Maternity Cover) – University of Salford

Deadline: Sunday 4 October 2015, 11:59pm. Paid, Full time
Salary: £19,632 – £22,029, Fixed Term, 6 months.


The role of Project Assistant plays a key part in the student experience and is critical in delivering a wide range of student enrichment projects across Arts and Media, for example supporting the School’s high profile annual Create at Salford Festival and the Salford International Media Festival, as well as assisting with subject based exhibition and portfolio showcases, supporting induction and welcome events and year-round student engagement and community building activities.

The post holder will be involved in all functions related to the organisation and implementation of these activities and will work closely with colleagues across the school, both professional services and academic, in helping to deliver them. The successful candidate will have a high attention to detail with a creative approach to problem solving. They will regularly demonstrate excellent communication and liaison skills with a range of stakeholders, while displaying efficiency and organisation in managing multiple priorities under pressure.

The School of Arts & Media is the University of Salford’s largest area of study with currently over 3,600 students, 125 academic staff, over 50 support staff and a large number of visiting staff. It provides a diverse range of contemporary and challenging programmes in art, broadcast, performance, journalism, design, English, media, music, and politics with strong professional, commercial, industry and community links. These programmes offer a challenging and contemporary curriculum to a wide range of students and enjoy excellent levels of student achievement and competition success. If you enjoy working in a fast paced, creative environment and are driven by realising specialist large projects and events we want to hear from you.

Please be aware this vacancy will close on the date specified above at 11:59pm.


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