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Assistant Business Manager

NIHR Dissemination Centre

Location:  Southampton Science Park, Chilworth
Salary:   £24,771 to £29,515 Per annum
Full Time Fixed Term until 31/03/2020
Closing Date:  Friday 02 August 2019
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  1161819VB

We are looking for a highly organised and self-starting person with an excellent track record in customer service and skilled at using a range of software. 

NIHR Dissemination Centre aims to put good research evidence at the heart of decision-making in the NHS, public health and social care. We do this by identifying the most relevant NIHR research findings and developing a range of accessible, engaging reviews, summaries and other outputs, aimed at particular health and social care audiences. Through our work we help make the most of the NIHR's investment of over £1 billion a year in world-class research, which saves lives and improves health and care. 

We have an opportunity for a highly motivated administrator to run the day to day business of the centre, and to support some of our communications activities. This post requires the ability to work to short deadlines and to manage a workload independently.  

You should be confident working in a busy office environment and dealing with competing deadlines, and be skilled in dealing with a range of customers and stakeholders. You will be involved in a wide variety of work, from planning events to supporting the production of some of our publications, as well as supporting some of our activity on social media.

This post is Full Time, Fixed Term until 31/03/2020.

We offer excellent benefits including generous holidays, flexible working arrangements and the opportunity to develop your career in a professional, friendly and pleasant working environment.

For further information please contact Tansy Evans,

Application Procedure

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Ita Holmes (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 9002. Please quote reference 1161819VB on all correspondence.

Athena SWAN Silver Award holder: Medicine

The Faculty of Medicine holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award demonstrating commitment to equal opportunities and gender balance in the workplace. The Faculty recognises that applicants may seek flexible working patterns which will be considered as part of the recruitment process. For further information including key benefits designed to help maintain and support employees' well-being and work-life balance, please see our working with us website pages.

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We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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