Trainee Commercial Manager Ref 3310

Department:  Finance Division 
Hours: Full Time
Contract: Permanent  
Reference:  3310
Salary: starting at £24,983 and rising to £28,936.
Placed on: 14 June 2018.
Closing date:  5 July 2018. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.

Job description

An exciting new opportunity has arisen within the University Procurement function for a Trainee Commercial Manager.

The successful candidate will bring a positive attitude, practical skills and desire to learn and develop within the Procurement environment.

 In return the role offers an exciting variety of work opportunities and a structured training and development programme.

 The University of Sussex is a dynamic, innovative, top 20 university. With a campus based in the South Downs National Park but just a few minutes from the city of Brighton and Hove, it provides an excellent working environment in a remarkable setting, combined with all that the city has to offer.

 Creative thinking, intellectual challenge and collaborative working are fundamental to a Sussex education and that is reflected in our workplace too. So this is an exciting chance to join a team working at the centre of the University, with a genuine opportunity for career progression.

Download job description and person specification Ref 3310 [PDF 110.79KB]


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.

Download our terms and conditions summary for Clerical and Related Staff Terms and Conditions [DOC 35.00KB]

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