Project Manager

Slade School of Fine Art

UCL, Gower Street, London, UK


  • Posted on: 16th Feb 2021
  • Salary: £44,737 - £48,572 per annum
  • REF: 1874596
  • Closes: 07th March 2021
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Full Time, Part Time

Duties and Responsibilities

This specific appointment has arisen to support the delivery of a programme of initiatives that are necessary to respond to the changing context of the art education and art research (post-Covid, post-Brexit) in the Slade, UCL, the wider UK HE sector and internationally in light of recent world events.

The purpose of the role is to support the Slade to make progress against specific strategic objectives. They will do this by managing specific projects and initiatives, as identified by the Director and Slade Management Team. The progression of these key projects, within agreed timeframes and budgets, will enable them to be established in time for the start of the academic year 2021/22 as well as longer term objectives.

The role holder will be responsible for the initiation, development and monitoring of several early stage projects. The assignment may vary over time, and the role holder may be required to deliver other allocated projects should the need arise.

The Project Manager will be expected to take responsibility for the ongoing health of each assigned project and ensure that progress towards successful delivery is managed and monitored.

Key Requirements

The successful candidate will have an understanding of the context of the Slade in Higher Education to ensure that projects are sensitive to the specific needs of staff and students in the Arts and Humanities. They will hold excellent communication, administrative and organisational skills.

Further Details

A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page.

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If you have any enquiries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Nidhi Rathod, Slade School Manager, by email on

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We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.

Closing Date

7 Mar 2021

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