Cookies on this website

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you click 'Accept all cookies' we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies and you won't see this message again. If you click 'Reject all non-essential cookies' only necessary cookies providing core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility will be enabled. Click 'Find out more' for information on how to change your cookie settings.

Oxford Department of International Development – Queen Elizabeth House © ODID / Rob Judges
Oxford Department of International Development – Queen Elizabeth House

Events and International Summer School Officer (Maternity Cover)

The Refugee Studies Centre (RSC) is seeking a flexible and committed professional to work as its Events and International Summer School Officer. Reporting to the Centre Manager and working under the direction of the RSC Director and International Summer School Director, in collaboration with other RSC staff, the post holder will support the creative development, coordination, planning and fundraising for events aimed at academics, policy-makers, practitioners, and the general public. The post offers an exciting opportunity for someone who combines creativity, flexibility, and the ability to work collaboratively with high level organisational skills and project coordination skills.

The post holder will have proven relevant experience of organising and coordinating workshops and high-profile conferences both online and in person, including participation in relevant fundraising. Excellent editorial and writing skills, and attention to detail, in particular in relation to proofing and compiling complex documents such as funding proposals is essential to this role.

This is a full-time, fixed-term maternity cover until mid-February 2023.

The University of Oxford and the Department of International Development are Athena Swan Bronze award holders in recognition of its efforts to introduce organizational and cultural practices that promote gender and race equality and create a better working environment for all. ODID considers flexible working arrangements, to be agreed at the moment of job offer.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online application.

Standard Grade 6, Salary £30,502 - £36,386

Only applications received before 12 midday on Friday 30 September 2022 can be considered.

See the Oxford University Jobs site for full details and to apply



All job vacancies within the Oxford Department of International Development are advertised here.