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Timetabling and Engagement Assistant

Student & Academic Services

Location:  Aston University Main Campus
Salary:  £20,130 to £22,417 per annum
Grade:  Grade 05
Contract Type:  Continuing
Basis:  Full Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours GMT on Friday 04 December 2020
Interview Date:  Thursday 14 January 2021
Reference:  R200351
Release Date:  Friday 20 November 2020

We are seeking a proactive team worker with excellent customer-service skills to join Student and Academic Services’ Timetabling Team, providing a range of support to our students and staff, and helping to ensure the efficient administration of the team. 

You will assist with providing a high standard of customer service and work closely with the other members of the Timetabling Team, the Student Experience department and the directorate of Student and Academic Services. This includes dealing with enquiries and solving problems face-to-face, by phone and by email, providing essential administrative support to internal teams and a variety of other tasks. You will support the team with room booking and the operation of the help desk, which will involve being the first point of contact for students with enquiries about their timetable and attendance. 

Educated to at least GCSE or equivalent you will have experience of working in customer-facing and administrative roles in a large organisation, a strong team ethos and clear customer focus is essential along with great IT, communication, interpersonal and organisational skills and a flexible approach.

Please note: Redeployees will be given priority consideration for vacancies

Interviews will take place on 14 January 2021.

Please note that anonymous shortlisting will be carried out for this role as part of Aston University’s commitment to equality and diversity and ensuring a fair and consistent approach to recruitment.   Personal details that are included on application forms, including the candidate’s name and address will not be disclosed to the shortlisting panel.  We kindly ask that candidates do not send CVs or cover letters as these will not be considered. Please note that only answers that fall within the application form questions will be assessed.  

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Aston University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.



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