Skip to Main Content

Main Navigation

Home About us Applicant Guidance FAQs Privacy Notice Register

Senior Project Officer - STEM Programme

Vacancy Details

Salary: Grade 7 £33,797 - £38,017 per annum
Job Type: Support
Closing Date: 01/27/2020
Date Posted: 01/08/2020
Reference: S1723


37 hours per week, 1.0 FTE

18-month Fixed term contract


We are looking to recruit a Senior Project Officer to support the delivery of the University’s STEM programme. With proven experience in supporting complex change projects and co-ordinating activity across workstreams, the ideal candidate will have worked previously on collaborative projects within the HE sector.


The Senior Projects Officer will join the University Planning Department, which is responsible for strategic planning, annual operating and business plans, statutory reporting, management information, academic planning and oversight of corporate projects and process improvement. The post-holder will work alongside project officers and process improvement managers.  

The postholder will coordinate the activity across the schools in delivery of the STEM strategy and provide project officer and administrative support as necessary. They will work alongside other project and process improvement managers and will work closely with the Head of Planning to ensure that the intended and planned outcomes of the growth projects are delivered, and a consistent approach to project delivery is maintained.

The postholder must have effective administrative, communication and stakeholder management skills, and be committed to transformational change.


Further information can be found in the job description. Please provide evidence of how you meet each of the essential criteria in your application.

Closing Date: Monday 27th January 2020

Interview Date: Tuesday 4th February 2020

The University understands the benefits of recruiting a diverse range of people and welcome applications from under-represented sections of the community.

Please download and save the Application for Employment Form to your computer. You will need to complete this form as part of the online application process. Your application will not be considered without this form.


Vacancy Links:

Account Navigation

Not Registered?

  • Registering enables you to save personal information which saves you time when entering details, allows you to apply for jobs and manage your job applications.
  • Register Now