Placements Officer (Business School) Ref 0402

School/department: University of Sussex Business School -Division for the Student Experience – Careers and Employability Centre
Hours: Full Time
Contract: Permanent  
Reference: 0402 
Salary: starting at £25,482 and rising to £29,515 per annum
Placed on: 21 December 2018
Closing date: 14 January 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.  
Expected interview date: 23 January 2019
Expected start date: ASAP.

Job description

The Business School Placements Officer will be a crucial member of the Careers and Employability Centre (CEC) Placements team, and provide dedicated support to Business School students. The post holder will:

  • Liaise between the Careers and Employability Centre and the Business School to provide an effective service for students who are working towards securing a one-year placement 
  • Provide support for students the in Business School who are on placement
  • Develop and disseminate subject-specific knowledge about the placements environment relating to Business School students
  • Maintain accurate records of student and employer activity; maintain relationships with key stakeholders
  • Work with academic leads for placement across the Business School.

Download the full job description and person specification Ref 0402 [PDF 127.44KB]

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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