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Placements Manager

Faculty of Engineering & Design

Salary:  Starting from £32,548, rising to £38,833
Placed On:  Thursday 08 March 2018
Closing Date:  Sunday 25 March 2018
Interview Date:  Thursday 26 April 2018
Reference:  CT5689

The Faculty of Engineering and Design is recruiting a Placements Manager to lead and develop our placements environment, supporting our students with industry-based placements undertaken as part of their studies.

Taking an active role in all aspects of our placements activity, the Placements Manager will oversee and support the Placement Officers and Administrators, ensuring that University regulations, best practice and country legislation is adhered to. The postholder will build relationships with our students and staff, university colleagues, external organisations and strategic partners. Excellent management, operational, communication and team-working skills will be vital.

The Faculty is innovative in its administration and is keen for its managers to make continuous improvements in terms of efficiency and effectiveness and to address new challenges and opportunities.

This is a varied, interesting and important post within the Faculty’s management team and we are seeking someone committed, enthusiastic and innovative to join us. For more details about the Faculty, Departments and placements visit:

For a confidential discussion about this post please contact Loretta Gibson, Director of Administration, Faculty of Engineering and Design, University of Bath. (01225 383249, email

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.