We are building an experienced and diverse team, where individuality is celebrated, good working culture is prioritised, and team members can learn and progress. We are seeking to grow our team by finding people who share our vision and want to help us bring discoveries to life.
We’re part of the School of Biological Sciences and the School of Clinical Medicine at the University of Cambridge, located on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus. Our Institute provides a unique working environment, with start-up businesses, academics and pharma companies working side by side across office and laboratory space.
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Join the Milner Therapeutics Institute Team
Administrative and Personal Assistant (Fixed Term)
The Milner Therapeutics Institute (MTI) is seeking to recruit a motivated Administrative & Personal Assistant to support the MTI Operations team in the smooth running of our growing institute. This varied and interesting role offers opportunities to develop secretarial, administrative & Human Resources (HR) skills.
The Administration & Personal Assistant will join a friendly team based on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus, in an institute that provides a unique working environment, with start-up businesses, academics and pharma companies working side by side across shared office and laboratory space. This is an excellent opportunity to become part of a pioneering, forward-thinking and strategic workforce, with great cultural values.
The role holder will work closely with, and report to, the Human Resources (HR) & Administration Coordinator, to deliver effective and efficient administrative & secretarial support. They will be the first point of contact for queries and greeting visitors and will learn elements of HR to provide support with recruitment and HR-Related administration.
The Administrative & Personal Assistant will assist the Business Operations Manager to ensure smooth running of collaborative research activities, such as Milner Therapeutics board meetings, and will provide PA support to the Executive Director, including diary management, scheduling meetings, booking meeting rooms and ordering refreshments.
Applicants are required to have previous administration experience, including Microsoft Office packages such as word, excel, outlook, and pay excellent attention to detail. Successful candidates will have good customer service, communication, and interpersonal skills, with the confidence to deal appropriately with a wide range of people. They will also have excellent time management and prioritisation skills, the ability to remain calm and professional, and respect confidentiality.
Interviews will be held on Friday 10th or Monday 13th March.
Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.
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