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General vacancies

vacancies photoWe have vacancies available for a wide range of roles within the University including support, executive positions, and research jobs among many other types of roles.  For information on how to apply, please see how do I apply for a general vacancy at the University.

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.  Our current employment opportunities are listed below:

Academic
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Professor of People and Organisations Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £65,229, commensurate with skills and experience Milton Keynes
Professor of Strategic Management Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £65,229 to £88,653, commensurate with skills and experience Milton Keynes
Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Policing Organisation and Practice Fixed Term contract until 31 July 2020 Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,992 to £56,950 Milton Keynes
Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Leadership and Management Fixed term contract for 36 months Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,324 to £55,998 Milton Keynes
Lecturer in Criminology Fixed-term contract until 31 July 2019 Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £32,548 to £47,722 Milton Keynes
Lecturer in Geography Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £32,548 to £38,833 Milton Keynes
Senior Lecturer in Management Development Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £50,618 to £56,950 Milton Keynes
Head of School, Computing and Communications Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £50,618 to £88,653 plus allowances Milton Keynes
Lecturer in Law Temporary contract until 31 July 2020 Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,992 – £47,722 Milton Keynes
Lecturer in International Development Temporary contract for 15 months Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £32,548 - £38,833 Milton Keynes
Student Experience Manager Fixed Term Contract to July 2020 Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,992 to £47,722 Milton Keynes
Professor of Accounting or Finance Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £65,229 to £73,037, commensurate with skills and experience Milton Keynes
Research
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Post-doctoral Research Associate Temporary contract until 30 November 2018 Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £32,548 to £33,518 Various locations
Post Doctoral Research Associate x 2 Temporary contract for 36 months Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £29,799 to £38,833 Milton Keynes
Research and Enterprise Fellow 21 month temporary contract Learning and Teaching Innovation £32,548 to £38,833 Milton Keynes
Management & Professional
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Project Officer – Data Hub Development Temporary contract until 30 June 2019 Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £32,548 to £38,833 Milton Keynes
TEL Analyst Fixed-term contract until 31 July 2019 Learning and Teaching Innovation £32,548 to £38,833 Milton Keynes
Solution Architect additional Market Related Payment of up to £10,000 Information Technology Up to £53,691 Milton Keynes
MSQ Portfolio Senior Data Analyst Temporary contract for 18 months Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) £39,992 to £47,722 Milton Keynes
Manager, Research Governance and Partnerships Research and Academic Strategy £32,548 - £38,833 Milton Keynes
Research and Enterprise Manager Temporary contract until 31 December 2019 Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £32,548 to £38,833 Milton Keynes
Project Manager Conference 2018 Temporary contract, full-time from November ‘17 – July ‘18 Open University Students Association £32,548 to £38,833 pro-rata Milton Keynes
Program Funding Officer Maternity cover – Fixed-term contract for 9 months Development Office £32,548 to £38,833 Milton Keynes
Qualifications Manager Fixed term contract until 31 July 2020 Faculty of Business and Law (FBL) ​£32,548 to £38,833 Milton Keynes
Senior Product Marketing Manager Maternity cover – Fixed-term contract for 12 months Marketing £50,618 to £56,950 Milton Keynes
Executive Assistant Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £32,548 to £38,833 Milton Keynes
Senior Manager, Research Support Team Temporary Contract for 24 Months Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £39,992 to £47,722 Milton Keynes
Content Marketing Executive 12 Months FTC Business Development Unit Circa £32,000 Milton Keynes
Digital Marketing Executive 12 month FTC Business Development Unit Circa £32,000 Milton Keynes
Administrative and Support
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Senior Student Recruitment and Support Advisor (FBL) Academic Services £22,214 - £24,983 Milton Keynes
Curriculum Assistant Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £22,214 to £24,983 Milton Keynes
Web Developer (Front-end & CMS) Temporary contract until 30 June 2018 Knowledge Media Institute £26,495 – £31,604 Milton Keynes
Finance and Operations Assistant Temporary Contract to 31 July 2018 Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) £22,214 - £24,983 Milton Keynes
Team Assistant, Associate Lecturer Support and Professional Development (ALSPD) Temporary contract until 31 July 2018 Academic Services £22,214 - £24,983 Milton Keynes
Employability Adviser Access, Careers and Teaching Support £22,214 - £24,983 Milton Keynes
Adviser, Qualifications x 2 Fixed Term contract until 31 July 2019 Academic Services £22,214 to £24,983 Milton Keynes
Team Assistant (Academic Support) Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) £22,214 - £24,983 Milton Keynes
Technical
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Research Technician (FIB-SEM) Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £26,495 to £31,604 Milton Keynes
Research Technician (Waterbeach) Temporary contract until 31 October 2018 Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £22,214 to £24,983 Milton Keynes
Studentships
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Full time PhD Studentship Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Stipend: £14,553 per year plus fee bursary Milton Keynes
2018 full-time Studentships Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) £14,553 Milton Keynes
Full time PhD Studentship Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Stipend: £43,659 (£14,553 per year) plus fee bursary Milton Keynes
Other
Title Information Unit Salary Location
Project Management and Technical Consultancy Opportunities - International Development Office Development Office
Ambitious Futures Graduate trainee x 2 Fixed term contract, September 2018 – end February 2020 University Secretary's Office £27,285 Various locations

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Latest General Vacancies

12 month FTC
Circa £32,000
12 Months FTC
Circa £32,000
21 month temporary contract
£32,548 to £38,833
Temporary Contract for 24 Months
£39,992 to £47,722
Fixed Term contract until 31 July 2019
£22,214 to £24,983
£32,548 to £38,833
£65,229 to £73,037, commensurate with skills and experience
Maternity cover – Fixed-term contract for 12 months
£50,618 to £56,950
Fixed Term Contract to July 2020
£39,992 to £47,722