Human Resources

Centre Administrator / PA (CMB) - QMUL20907

Department: Barts Cancer Institute
Salary: £34,220 - £40,194 (Grade 4)
Reference: QMUL20907
Location: Charterhouse Square
Date posted: 03-Jan-2020
Closing date: 02-Feb-2020

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Barts Cancer Institute


Centre for Cancer Cell & Molecular Biology




Applications are sought for a Centre Administrator to provide administrative, budgetary and secretarial support to the Centre Lead and deputy Centre Lead, Laboratory or Centre Manager and other assigned members of staff in their execution of Centre-related tasks, and assisting in the planning and organisation of the centre’s activities. The post will be based in the Centre for Cancer Cell & Molecular Biology, Barts Cancer Institute, within the Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London.


Essential requirements for this post include GCSE (Grade C or above) or equivalent including English and Maths. Significant secretarial/administrative experience, in a busy executive setting, as well as the ability to prioritise a varied workload and meet deadlines, is essential. Experience of financial and other record keeping would be an advantage. A demonstrated ability to communicate well, work within a team and maintain good laboratory records are also essential.


The post is full time and permanent. Starting salary will be in the range £34,220 - £40,194 per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension scheme and an interest free season ticket loan.


The Barts Cancer Institute requires applicants to provide all certificates at interview to confirm their qualifications (specified in the Job Description).


Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.  Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.


Informal enquiries about this post, including arrangements to visit the Institute/Centre, can be made to Ms Laura Odell, Tel: 020 7882 3503 or email


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To apply, and for full job details, please visit the Human Resources website on and search for reference QMUL20907.

The closing date is Sunday 2nd February 2020 at  23:59pm


Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality


The School of Medicine and Athena SWAN Charter for Women in Science.

The School of Medicine holds a Silver Athena SWAN Award.  We are committed to the equality of opportunities and to advancing women’s careers.  We have policies to support staff returning from long-term absence, for flexible arrangements for staff with parental responsibilities and for childcare support.  As part of the School’s commitment to the Athena SWAN principles we strongly encourage applications from women.

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