Clerical Officer – Support to Director of Operations

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Fixed term contract

Salary See description

Updated 2 days ago

Reference 1433522

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Clerical Officer – Support to Director of Operations based in Belfast.


Clerical Officer – Support to Director of Operations

Ref: 19/107734

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland with over 24,000 students, 4,200 staff and an annual turnover of some £300m.  We offer generous terms and conditions of employment underpinned by excellent benefits including attractive well-being, family friendly and other lifestyle benefits.

This is a great opportunity to join the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences supporting our Director of Operations.  You will provide high-level comprehensive support to Faculty Director of operations and play a pivotal role in the coordination of Faculty projects and events.  You will be expected to communicate at the highest level of the University and may at times also support the Faculty PVC office in the absence of the Faculty PVC’s Personal Assistant including supporting the Faculty Executive Board.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Academic and/or vocational qualifications ie NVQ Level 3 / A levels in relevant subject (or equivalent).
  • Demonstrable experience in a dedicated personal assistant role supporting senior management providing an effective service to senior management, to include diary management and delegated responsibility for monitoring emails and calls.
  • At least three years’ demonstrable relevant work experience including responsibility for coordinating events and producing and maintaining up to date project or reporting documentation and communicating project status with a variety of stakeholders.
  • Experience in committee servicing, data handling, project support and report writing using a variety of MS office packages and Sharepoint

The Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences spans disciplines that impact on lives today and will shape our future. Our international mix of staff and students make up a vibrant community that is home to some of the most innovative and globally significant research and teaching. It works where industry and research meet, providing the platform to spin out research into commercial opportunities and engage with industry on cutting-edge research with realworld projects such as the work with Wrightbus to produce the cleanest hybrid bus technology that powers the London Routemaster, or the pioneering work in The Institute of Electronics, Communications and Information Technology, securing our digital future through their Centre for Secure Information Technologies.

Salary scale: £24,028 to £27,831 per annum

To Apply please click the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to our website.

Closing date: Monday 26 August 2019

Anticipated interview date: Wednesday 4 September 2019

For full job details and criteria please see the Candidate Information link on our website by clicking ‘apply’.  You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria when you submit your application. For further information please contact Resourcing Team, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN.

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit.  We welcome applications from all sections of society and particularly from people with a disability.