We are looking for a Policy and Projects Coordinator to join the Vice-Chancellor’s Office at the University of Roehampton.
The Policy and Projects Coordinator will offer strategic and project support to the Policy and Project Manager and senior staff of the Vice-Chancellor’s Office. Working at the heart of the University the post holder will support and implement programmes, projects and campaigns, undertaking research and other key tasks in support of the University’s Strategic Plan 2019-2022 and the wider activities undertaken in the Vice-Chancellor’s Office.
We are looking for an ambitious, motivated and knowledgeable individual who can contribute to all areas of policy, strategy and project work. An eye for detail and excellent written communications skills are essential, as is an ability to understand and analyse quantitative data. You will work alongside senior staff and be responsible for horizon scanning to support and brief staff on issues affecting the University, supporting the completion of annual reports, monitoring of action plans and measuring progress against targets.
This is a diverse and challenging role that will provide project management, policy development and communications experience to enable the role holder to progress in the higher education sector and beyond.
At Roehampton, we change lives by helping our students to develop the confidence, knowledge and adaptability they need for a successful graduate career and fulfilling life.
We are a supportive, close-knit and inclusive community, where anyone can fit in and feel inspired to do their best. We have a proud history in higher education stretching back more than 175 years. Our values come from this rich history, built on community, engagement and partnership, with a belief that no matter their background, we can help our students realise their ambitions.
This is an exciting time for the University; our new £35m state-of-the art library has just opened, we are continuing to develop a number of external partnerships across the globe and we have just launched our new Strategic Plan 2019-2022.
The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south-west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching and working.
To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.
The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.
16th April 2019 - The Job Title has been changed from Policy and Projects Officer to Policy and Projects Coordinator.
1st May 2019 - The Closing Date has been extended from 01 May 2019 to 08 May 2019. The Interview Dates have been changed accordingly.