Project Administrator Ref 2887

School/department: School of Global Studies
Project: Brokered Migration for Domestic Work and Construction Work in Ghana and Myanmar
Hours: Part time, 7.5 hours per week
Contract: fixed term until 31 December 2018  
Reference: 2887
Salary: starting at £20,989 and rising to £24,285 per annum/pro rata
Placed on: 12 January 2018
Closing date: 31 January 2018.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.  
Expected interview date: 9 February 2018
Expected start date: As soon as possible

Job description

This post provides administrative support for the British Academy and DFID funded project “Brokered Migration for Domestic Work and Construction Work in Ghana and Myanmar”.

The role involves a variety of tasks which include: supporting the project PI, Dr Priya Deshingkar, organising meetings and workshops, booking travel and accommodation; processing claims and expenses forms; engaging with internal and external stakeholders; day-to-day management of the budget and project monitoring; financial and narrative reporting for the funder) with help from University finance; help with producing content for the project website and web site updating if required, maintaining data and records.

The successful  candidate will be dynamic, versatile and outgoing, with excellent verbal and written communication skills. With expertise with budgets, event organising, and some web background, the post holder will have the opportunity to interact with a wide range of international academics and other colleagues and partners to support a high profile research portfolio.

For full details and how to apply see our vacancies page

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds

Download the full job description and person specification (reference number 2887) (PDF 30.77KB)

How to apply

Download our non-academic application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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