Human Resources

Centre Manager - QMUL26296

Department: Wolfson Institute for Population Health
Salary: £38,655 - £45,479 per annum (Grade 5)
Reference: QMUL26296
Location: Charterhouse Square
Date posted: 27-Sep-2021
Closing date: 18-Oct-2021

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An experienced manager is required to lead efficient day-to-day operations for the above Centre, to support the implementation of the Institute’s research strategy and to provide effective administration, with a focus on finance and human resource procedures.  

The post requires a person with excellent interpersonal, organisational and communication skills, with a proven ability to use tact and discretion, whilst remaining calm and able to manage multiple deadlines.  Previous experience of working in senior administration, including either Higher Education or NHS, is essential. A scientific background and staff management experience would be an advantage.  

The Wolfson Institute of Population Health harnesses expertise across a wide range of population based research and education activities and aims to be an internationally recognised centre of excellence in population health and preventive medicine. The Institute is organised into five separate research centres which, though complementary and following the Institute strategic plan, also have Centre-specific objectives and requirements.

About Queen Mary

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable. Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.

We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.

The post is based between our Charterhouse Square and Whitechapel campuses in London. It is a full time permanent appointment, with an expected start date of December 2021. The starting salary will be Grade 5, in the range of £38,655 - £45,479 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance. 

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.


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To apply for the role, please click the ‘apply’ button below.

The closing date for applications is 18 October 2021.

Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter. 


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