College Research Team Coordinator


London College of Fashion
LCF - John Prince's St, London UK
Full time
College Office

2 January 2019 23:55

16 January 2019
£34,326 pa

We are looking for an experienced and proficient administrator with significant experience in working in a higher education environment to play a key role in supporting the development of LCF’s growing Research activities. You will have a track record of managing complex processes, the ability to communicate with a wide range of people / stakeholders and proven line management experience. You will provide a highly professional, customer focused, quality service supporting the Associate Dean Research, Team Manager Research and Special Projects Manager on a wide range of projects, events and research activities to support the department and wider research community.


University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

London College of Fashion is extremely proud to be a global leader in fashion education, research and consultancy. Much of its success is down to its dedicated employees, and you will play an important role in shaping future creative professionals, and impact on the future of so many creative industries.

Join us as we embark on an exciting journey over the next four years and beyond. By 2022 London College of Fashion will move to the Stratford Waterfront, as part of a new cultural hub in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

You will have substantial experience of working in a senior administrative/coordination role preferably within a research environment, be a team player and have excellent organisational, interpersonal and communication skills. Key to this role will be your ability to build excellent positive relationships with administrative and academic colleagues, to plan and prioritise a busy schedule of work in order to achieve objectives, a keen eye for detail and plenty of initiative and creativity. Your track record includes event organisation, line management experience, finance skills including the analysing, collating and production of statistical information and the ability to demonstrate a commitment to the continuous improvement of processes. You will be used to working collaboratively and a skilled problem solver. A degree or relevant experience is essential to this role and a strong interest in research within an arts environment would be desired.
At UAL, everyone's identity matters. We are committed to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for all our diverse students, staff, and the creative and cultural sector partners with whom we engage. We aim to take every opportunity to progress equality and diversity, and celebrate the enrichment this brings to our community.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early.

This opportunity is closed to applications.