Global Programmes Officer Ref: 6562

School/department: Global Engagement (Division of Communications, Marketing and Advancement) 
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1 FTE / 36.5 hours. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Fixed term for 2 years
Reference: 6562
Salary: starting at £26,341 to £30,497 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on:  13 September 2021
Closing date:  04 October 2021. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: To be confirmed
Expected start date: 1 November 2021

Job description

The Global Programmes Officer will support the operational management and delivery of Global Programmes, including summer schools and short course programmes. They will provide operational support to the Head of Global Programmes to drive through opportunities related to:

• Reputation building – Supporting the development, communication and implementation of an Internationalisation at Home strategy;

• Income generation – Identifying, developing and managing income generating opportunities, programmes and projects that arise from the Internationalisation strategy;

• University Summer Programme strategy – supporting the University meet its strategic summer goals

• Student experience – building ‘global’ into how we think and what we do – to help facilitate a globally-aware student body

The post holder will work collaboratively with the Global Programmes team and wider Global Engagement colleagues to oversee the effective planning, implementation, delivery and development of Global Programmes  

Please contact Ian Fielding, Head of Global Programmes ( for informal enquiries.

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

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 6562 [PDF 128.28KB]

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How to apply

Download our professional services application form - Dec 2020 [DOC 203.00KB] and Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 110.00KB] and fill in all sections.

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

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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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