Project Coordinator (Resourcing Solutions)

Leicester, Leicestershire
Competitive Salary
09 Feb 2018
21 Feb 2018
Job Function
Project Co-ordinator
Contract Type
Full Time

Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff. Located close to the city centre, our staff enjoy a friendly and supportive working environment, plenty of training opportunities and a wide range of excellent campus facilities.

We are looking to recruit a Project Coordinator to support the delivery of the operational plan that will strengthen and establish links with regional SMEs that provide graduate employment and/or opportunities to enhance students’ employability. You will work in partnership with the Leicestershire Employment Hub to deliver measurable outputs in line with the three year agreement.

With excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate with a range of stakeholders, you will contribute to the planning and delivery of careers events on campus, including careers fairs, employer presentations, tailored solutions and employability workshops.

As the ideal candidate, you will have demonstrable experience of delivering operational plans and activity, as well as an understanding of employability in a higher education setting. You will be a team player, with excellent administrative skills including diary management, accurate data capture and project planning and reporting. You will have the ability to use own initiative to resolve issues independently and use own judgement to identify issues for referral to others.

In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme, a generous annual leave allowance and an online portal that offers a range of lifestyle benefits and discounts. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here.