Blockstart Project Officer

Projects Officer Level 3 - Blockstart

The University of Surrey is a global community of ideas and people, dedicated to life-changing education and research.  We are a world-class, research-led University committed to research excellence.  Our research seeks to answer global challenges, drive innovation and deliver real-world impact.  We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team of Research & Innovation service professionals.

This interesting and varied role of Projects Officer will be based in the Programme Management Team as part of Research & Innovation Services directorate. Working for the Blockstart project, you must be well organised and able both to prioritise and work to deadlines. You must also be able to work well independently and have a positive, can-do approach. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills with an aptitude for developing positive working relationships. In particular you will have the ability to communicate clearly and concisely to a wide range of people. Diplomacy, tact, attention to detail and a calm approach are essential. You will be proficient in using Microsoft IT packages

This position is 0.5FTE fixed term contract to 10 September 2022.

In addition to salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and excellent development opportunities.  Benefits package includes pension scheme, child care assistance and discounted membership to our world-renowned Surrey Sports Park.

For informal enquiries please contact Sue Beckram,, Head of Programme Management  (

Closing date: 
Sunday, November 28, 2021
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