Title Senior Programme Officer for leading University – Immediate Start
Location London
Salary £17.00 – £19.00 per hour
Job Type
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An excellent opportunity has arisen to join our client, a prestigious London University, as a Senior Programme Officer on an immediate start temporary basis. The Senior Programme Officer will assist the team with file management, archiving and general office duties.

This fantastic opportunity will offer the successful candidate a chance to contribute to improving processes. The ideal applicant must demonstrate excellent attention to detail, organisation skills to plan programme cycles, and critical thinking skills to complete quality assurance.

If you are looking for a challenging role within a higher education setting and can demonstrate the desired qualities, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

Senior Programme Officer Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with colleagues to plan programme cycles, considering priorities and demonstrating flexibility, altering plans when necessary
  • Coordinate the administration process for the programme, such as the assessment process corresponding to the University deadlines
  • Using feedback to develop and improve the service while setting up projects to implement improvements, this can include updating e-filing systems and creating instruction manuals
  • Coordinating new starter inductions, providing cover in case of staff absence and supporting the line manager when required
  • Resolving low-level complaints and address service setbacks
  • Ensuring confidentiality is kept at all times and work is carried out in a timely manner

Senior Programme Officer Skills and Experience:

  • Higher Education experience – ideally in programme management or similar
  • Good organisational skills to be able to manage a demanding and varied workload
  • Experience using SITS is preferred
  • Strong IT skills, including Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Excellent time management, communication skills including a strong writing style

If you are immediately available to start and hold the relevant experience for this role, we look forward to receiving your CV!

Whilst we will endeavor to contact you following your response, occasionally due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application may not have been successful this time but we will keep your details on file and may contact you with future opportunities.