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ENVGE0078 - water@leeds Support Assistant

Fixed term for 24 months

This is an interesting and diverse role where your administrative skills will contribute to the smooth running of support to water@leeds, the water research centre at the University of Leeds. You will provide comprehensive clerical and administrative support to water@leeds which will include organising large-scale events (working closely with the water@leeds core team), liaising with external bodies, marketing activities and website management. You will also provide PA support to the water@leeds Directors and act as secretary to the water@leeds management and steering boards. 

You will have excellent administrative, interpersonal and organisational skills and be able to demonstrate a high degree of personal responsibility and initiative in all areas of the role. You will be fully competent in Microsoft Office skills and be able to manage email (Outlook) and Internet effectively. You will have recent relevant experience in a similar role and will also have GCSEs in English and Mathematics at grade C or above (or equivalent).

University Grade 4 (£17,503 to £20,172 per annum)

Informal enquiries may be made to Alison Suckall, tel +44 (0)113 343 6630, email a.j.suckall(at) or Rebecca Slack

Further information about water@leeds can be found at

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Closing Date: Sunday 12th May 2013