UCL Institute of Archaeology
The appointment will be full time on UCL Grade 7. The salary range will be £31,076 - £38,183 per annum, exclusive of London Allowance.
Operating out of our office in Essex, Archaeology South-East (the Field Unit of the Institute of Archaeology, UCL) requires a Project Manager to take a leading role in our commercial and research projects throughout southern and eastern England.
This is an exciting opportunity to help us pioneer new ways of integrating development-led archaeology with academic research, whilst ensuring that our archaeological work meets wider social needs. You will be a full member of staff of the UCL Institute of Archaeology: one of the leading academic departments of archaeology globally and the largest department in its field in the UK.
Candidates will need to co-ordinate field operations and specialist research to satisfy project briefs and specifications in an efficient and cost-effective manner. They will need to prepare tenders and specifications for archaeological projects and provide professional and academic advice to clients, colleagues and public agencies.
This is a challenging post within a fast-growing team, and we are keen to attract applications from suitably experienced archaeologists committed to delivering research excellence that meets the exacting standards of our commercial and public sector clients. The post will be based in Archaeology South-East’s fully equipped new premises in Witham, Essex.
Applicants should have an excellent working knowledge of British archaeology of all periods and a comprehensive knowledge of field practice. Applicants should have a publication record, including the completion of at least one major excavation report to publication standard. Applicants should have the ability to manipulate archaeological and financial data within a range of relevant software programmes.
We offer an excellent employment package, details of which can be found at the link at the bottom of the advert.
For further details about the vacancy and how to apply online please go to http://www.ucl.ac.uk/hr/jobs/ and search on Reference Number 1619499.
If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Jayne Brooks, Archaeology South-East, Units 1&2, 2 Chapel Place, Portslade, East Sussex, BN41 1DR. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 23 January 2017.
Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.
Interview Date: 1 February 2017.
We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.