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Stores Assistant


Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £25,285 to £28,131 Pro rata per annum
Part Time Permanent
Closing Date:  Monday 10 April 2023
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  2212323FP

Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) at the University of Southampton is the UK’s top School integrating computer science, electronics, and electrical engineering. 

You will join our team in this important role assisting in the day to day running of the ECS facilities. The tasks include purchasing and receipt of goods and equipment vital for a successful academic environment.

It is essential you have a skill level equivalent to NVQ 3 or HNC or A-levels with experience of organising your own workload and demonstrable IT skills. As there will be a substantial amount of communication with a range of staff you will demonstrate the ability to communicate with a range of stakeholders.

You will join a small team that embraces diversity. Due consideration will be given to those who have had career breaks. 

This is a part-time permanent role (0.70 FTE/ 25.20 hours per week) over 5 days Monday to Friday. This is an ideal opportunity for applicants with caring responsibilities.. Start and finish times can be negotiated to accommodate personal commitments.

The School of Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award in recognition of its continued commitment to improving equality for women in science and engineering. ECS provides a unique, friendly and supportive environment which allows work-life balance. We offer excellent staff development programmes, friendly and supportive work environment, and a mentoring and wellbeing schemes. For more details, visit: 

The University of Southampton is committed to sustainability and has been awarded the Platinum EcoAward. With access to onsite childcare facilities and a comprehensive benefits package which includes a contributory pension scheme, generous holiday allowance, subsidised health and fitness facilities, a cycle-to-work scheme and a range of discounts. University of Southampton holds a Silver Athena Swan Award.

For more details contact Mr Lee Onslow, Stores Manager or Mrs Dorota Sikorska, Executive Officer 

Application Procedure 

The application deadline is midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need assistance, call Recruitment on  +44 (0) 23 8059 2750, or email Quote the advert reference 2212323FP on all correspondence. 

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We believe equality, diversity and inclusion are fundamental to making the University of Southampton a welcoming, vibrant and successful organisation. Having a diverse workforce, inclusive of people of all ages and beliefs, from different racial backgrounds, educational and social backgrounds opens up a wealth of possibilities, makes us more creative and accelerates our impact on society. We welcome applicants that value diversity of our community and are willing to play their part in supporting the mission of inclusivity. 

Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated on the job. 

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