Senior Programme Officer

£20.50 / Hourly
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Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment and use your organisational skills to create a positive impact? Are you passionate about empowering students and academics to achieve their goals? Signature Recruitment is seeking a Senior Programme Officer to join our client, a London university. This temporary assignment has an immediate start for a four-month contract. It offers a hybrid working structure with 2 days in the office on Tuesday and Friday.

As a Senior Programme Officer, you’ll play a vital role in supporting the Online Programmes Manager and an Academic in moving learning programmes online across the summer months to prepare for the new academic year. There will be inbox management and you will provide essential assistance to academics to ensure a seamless experience. Your organisational skills and problem-solving abilities will be key as you investigate and resolve a wide range of queries. The post holder will work autonomously, have a good knowledge of databases, offer inbox management and support students and academics.

Senior Programme Officer Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage day-to-day academic inquiries efficiently, maintaining the accuracy and data quality of student records
  • Add and update learning programmes on the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
  • Update databases and student records systems with management information data to a high level of detail and accuracy
  • Coordinate programme administration processes including assessment processes, in line with deadlines, regulations, and Faculty requirements
  • Provide support during high-volume periods, and participate in new starter inductions and events
  • Work with the wider university community to ensure up-to-date and consistent practices are followed when utilising systems

Senior Programme Officer Key Skills:

  • Higher Education Experience
  • Familiarity with student records systems and virtual learning environments, including proficiency in managing online assessments
  • Strong numeracy skills and ability to analyse complex numerical data
  • Exceptional time management and organisational skills, coupled with the ability to thrive under a tight deadline

If you have experience collaborating effectively within a team, demonstrating a proactive approach, and possessing the capability to work autonomously, please apply today.

While we aim to respond to every applicant, the volume of applications may result in delayed communication. If you do not receive a response within a week, your application may not have been successful on this occasion, but we will keep your details for potential future opportunities.

Please be aware that Signature Recruitment will never reach out to candidates through WhatsApp, nor will we request sensitive information like bank details, passport, or driving licence data during the application process.  For a secure job search and reliable flexible work, we advise consulting Jobs Aware who ensure all workers and work-seekers in the UK have access to free help and advice, as well as provide an option to report a scam or exploitation.T9742

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