OPHI seeking Project Assistant

OPHI is looking for a motivated and competent Project Assistant who relishes a challenge and will enjoy working in a fast-paced research centre in a period of growth. In turn, OPHI can offer a supportive, collegial, and international work environment as a part of the Oxford Department of International Development and the University of Oxford. The postholder will work with the OPHI team and will be involved with office and project administration, course and workshop coordination and communications assistance.

The Project Assistant should have relevant administration experience including: excellent organisation skills and the ability to work independently; proven IT skills including a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, reference software, and use and development of online resources; excellent English writing skills including the ability to draft communication and undertake reasonable copy editing; and the ability to communicate effectively with staff and colleagues in the UK and overseas. The postholder will report to the Director and to the Project Coordinator.

The post is full-time for 1 year in the first instance.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a supporting statement as part of your online application.

Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Wednesday 8 May 2013 can be considered.

To apply, and to access the further particulars for this post, please go to the link below:

University of Oxford Recruitment Site (ref: 107522)