Events and Research Administrator
21 April 2021 23:55
This is an exciting opportunity to work at London College of Fashion, providing administrative, information and events support to the LCF Research Department. You will support the LCF Research Team in coordinating the organisation of internal and external events, creating digital content and internal communications and will work closely with LCF and UAL Internal External Relation teams. You will maintain and analyse data relating to Research events and communications, and will provide customer focused service to both internal and external stakeholders, supporting the various administrative tasks of the Research Team. The ideal candidate will also support the delivery of the PhD student journey from application to award by assisting with the various administrative tasks in an organised and timely manner.
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.
London College of Fashion, UAL is undertaking an unprecedented programme of change. In 2023 we will be consolidating our existing six sites into a new purpose built campus as part of a new education and cultural district on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Ahead of this move, we welcome applications from candidates who live in and around East London, as well as from those keen to join us on this exciting and unique opportunity in our College’s history.
You will have significant experience of working in an administrative role in a Higher Education setting, supporting academics and, in particular, research interests. You will have experience in planning and overseeing events (internal and external facing), and have excellent communication skills and experience of creating copy for internal and external media (newsletters, web, social media). All of this balanced with strong administrative aptitude, which includes great organisational, budgetary, communication and IT skills.
You will have significant experience of collating and maintaining information, databases and spreadsheets, be fully versed in Microsoft Office, and will hold a relevant degree (or equivalent experience).
UAL is committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments for all staff and students to work and learn – a university where we can be ourselves and reach our full potential. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility.
Candidates are advised to submit applications early.
This opportunity is closed to applications.