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PA to Deputy Dean

Executive Dean's Office (EPS)

Location:  Aston University Main Campus
Salary:  £23,067 to £25,217 per annum
Grade:  Grade 06
Contract Type:  Continuing
Basis:  Full Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Thursday 24 June 2021
Interview Date:  Friday 09 July 2021
Reference:  R210199
Release Date:  Thursday 10 June 2021

To provide administrative support to the Engineering & Physical Sciences (EPS) School Executive team, in particular the Deputy Deans, Associate Deans and Director of Operations. The role will deputise for the PVC & Executive Dean’s PA and will therefore provide a high level professional support service to the school.

A vital part of the role involves communication with University Departments, the University Executive and external stakeholders.

The post holder should have relevant PA and/or administrative experience, and should demonstrate a clear understanding of the role of a senior manager. Excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills are essential, as is a professional approach to all aspects of this busy and demanding role.

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.  

Please note: Redeployees will be given priority consideration for vacancies.

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