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Postgraduate Administrator (Student Experience)

Salary from £31,960 to £36,705 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £39,432 pa inclusive of London allowance

The Department of Social Policy at the London School of Economics and Political Science is a dynamic, innovative department located at the heart of the School. It is home to around 400 students and 30 faculty. It is the highest-ranked Social Policy Department in the UK for research and incorporates several internationally renowned research units.

The Department requires an experienced professional administrator to work closely with faculty and professional services colleagues to ensure the effective delivery of our postgraduate degree programmes. The successful candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day administration of the programmes, particularly as regards the student experience, as well as for proactively contributing to strategic planning processes and participating in Department-wide activities.

Applicants must have:

  • Relevant experience of working in higher education, preferably in a student-facing academic environment. 
  • Proven commitment to an ethos of continuous improvement
  • The ability to work effectively with limited supervision.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including grammatical accuracy and the ability to adapt content and style to a specific audience

More information here


The closing date for receipt of applications 8 January 2023 (23.59 UK time).