Project Support Officer

Location
Falmer, Brighton
Salary
£21,527 to £24,771 per annum pro rata
Posted
12 Mar 2019
Closes
24 Mar 2019
Ref
06-2019
Function
Administration
Contract Type
Fixed term , Temporary
Hours
Part Time

The Institute of Development Studies (IDS) is a global research and learning organisation for equitable and sustainable change, based in Brighton

The Action for Empowerment and Accountability research programme at IDS are seeking to recruit a Project Support Officer to cover maternity leave.  The role will support the Project Manager and Programme Directors to deliver consistent high quality project support services in line within agreed IDS standards and partner requirements.  The mix of project and team responsibilities will vary in relation to business needs.

Applicants should have a good working knowledge of Microsoft applications gained by successful project administration experience. Demonstrable organisational and coordination skills along with strong negotiation, diplomacy and interpersonal skills are essential and applicants should be able to work autonomously with a high degree of motivation and initiative.