School Manager – Mathematical Sciences

University of London

Department: School of Mathematical Sciences
Salary: £60,128- £67,139 per annum (Grade 7)
Reference: QMUL33029
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 22 May 2023
Closing date: 5 June 2023

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 About the Role

Applications are invited for the post of School Manager in the School of Mathematical Sciences.

This post is a part of the School leadership team providing strategic and operational direction for the School. The role holder will have a particular focus on ensuring the administrative infrastructure and services within the school are effective and respond appropriately to strategic and operational challenges to continue the high level of support for activities within the School and take a leading role in supporting and enabling the School and the Faculty to meet their strategic aims.

About You

Candidates should have demonstrable management experience, ideally in a Higher Education environment, with experience of managing a diverse team of professional staff, and of financial planning and budgeting, resource management, operational and strategic planning.

About the School

The School of Mathematical Sciences is home to around 1400 undergraduate and postgraduate students, 80 academic staff and a professional services team of 13. It is a large and dynamic school with strong links with industry, offering students a stimulating and supportive learning experience.

The School is located within the Faculty of Science and Engineering, which comprises of five Schools. The role sits within the Professional Services job family and the role holder is expected to be an active part of the University’s support staff family, working with academic colleagues across a wide range of responsibilities to help deliver its academic mission. 

About Queen Mary

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.

Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence and we continue to live and breathe this spirit today.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.

The post is based at the Mile End Campus in London. It is full time permanent appointment, with an expected start date before August 2023. The starting salary will be Grade 7, in the range of £60,128-£67,139 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.

We particularly welcome applications from people who identify as Black, Asian or Other Minority Ethnic groups as these groups are underrepresented at this level at Queen Mary. 

Informal enquiries should be addressed to [email protected].

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The closing date for applications is Monday 5th June.

Interviews are expected to be held in the w/c 12th June.

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