Operations Manager Ref 3227

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Hours: Full time
Contract: Permanent 
Reference: 3227
Salary: starting at £32,548 and rising to £38,833 per annum
Placed on: 14 June 2018.
Closing date: 13 July 2018. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected start date: as soon as possible

Job description

Applications are invited for the new post of Operations Manager at Brighton and Sussex Medical School.

Do you have a passion for people and processes? Then this could be the job for you.

You must be able to see the big picture as well as the finer details. You will deal in small daily matters as well as being part of the strategic development of the school.


A systematic organised approach to work is vital as well as a willingness to travel to the different BSMS sites.


Brilliant communication and interpersonal skills, for dealing with many types of people at all levels in a direct diplomatic way, are essential.


Strong leadership skills, including effective time management, prioritising and delegation, are required as the post-holder will lead a large team of administrative staff. You must be able to lead, coach, inspire, support and motivate your team, and always seeking to improve best practice.


Having natural creative flair and being full of ideas and energy to introduce new concepts and innovations would also be advantageous. 


Download job description and person specification Ref 3227 [PDF 175.24KB]

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 bsmsrecruitment@sussex.ac.uk

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.

See our terms and conditions summary for Administrative Staff and Other related faculty [DOC 37.00KB]

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