Business Support Officer

Job Reference
Date Posted
Wednesday 10 July 2024
Application Closing Date
Sunday 4 August 2024
Preston Campus
£28,759 to £32,982 per annum
Full Time
Contract Type
Job Category / Type
Professional Services
School / Service
LIS Leadership Team
36.25 hours per week
Interview Date
To be confirmed

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Job details

The University of Lancashire is looking to recruit a Business Support Officer to join the Learning & Information Services Team.

The post holder will play a key role in supporting the business operations of a large professional service whilst taking a lead in coordinating the administrative services related to IT contracts.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to communicate and collaborate well with colleagues and stakeholders at all levels of the organisation. Applicants must be digitally competent and have a good understanding of digital technologies such as Microsoft 365, Adobe Creative and social media platforms. It is key that you work well under pressure and have an appreciation of business priorities, deadlines, and customer requirements.

Educated to degree level or appropriate equivalent experiential learning, recent experience of working in a Senior Administration role and experience of creating content for web pages/SharePoint.

Applicants will need to meet all the essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview.

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