RGS-IBG Vacancy – Research and Higher Education Assistant: 18 month fixed-term contract

The RGS-IBG are seeking an Administrative Assistant to support the work of the Research and Higher Education Division, and specifically the organisation of the Society’s Annual International Conference and the publication of its scholarly journals. This appointment is suitable for someone who has an interest in contemporary academic geography and has very strong organisational and communication skills. It provides an excellent opportunity to work alongside the geography academic community.

The person appointed will assist the Professional Officer: Conference and Research Groups in organising the Society’s Annual Conference and the Managing Editor: Academic Publications in the publication of the Society’s journals.

This is a fixed term appointment (18 months) subject to successful completion of a probationary period of three months. The salary range for this post is £20,107 – £21,443 per annum, depending on experience and qualifications.

More information is available here. The deadline for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 3 February 2016.