Departmental Administrator in Animal Health, Behaviour and Welfare

Harper Adams University is looking for a highly motivated individual to become the Departmental Administrator for the Department of Animal Health, Behaviour and Welfare. The Department has a strong portfolio of veterinary nursing, veterinary physiotherapy and animal health, behaviour and welfare science courses at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. With growth in student numbers and an expanding academic staff team, this is an exciting time to join the Department.

The successful candidate will have high-level interpersonal skills, and be confident and motivated, with personal drive, enthusiasm, flexibility and initiative. They will administratively support the Head of Department and all staff within the Department. They will have the ability to organise and deliver work under the pressure of deadlines, and be able to work both autonomously and as part of a team. Applicants will be expected to be fully computer literate, and able to competently use the full range of Microsoft Office products. They will have excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people. There is also a need for attention to detail and precision in the handling of data. Previous experience in the Higher Education sector is desirable.

Salary: £22,254 to £24,174 per annum

Closing date: 27/10/2021

Further information can be found here.