- Location: Scotland, EH3 7QJ
- Salary: £23,067.00 - £25,941.00 per year
- Contract Type: Permanent
- Position Type: Full Time
- Hours: 37 hours per week
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The OU in Scotland
Based in Edinburgh
Please quote reference – 16877
Change your career, change lives
The Open University is the UK’s largest university, a world leader in flexible part-time education combining a mission to widen access to higher education with research excellence, transforming lives through education.
We are seeking to recruit a Senior Advisor within the Open University in Scotland. You will provide information and advice in response to a wide variety of student enquiries and will also carry out a number of organisational and administrative tasks to support students with their studies. This is a desk-based role with advice provided by phone and email using a range of systems.
Skills and experience
You should be committed to providing a first-class customer service. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, will enjoy working as part of a team and have good organisational skills. You will be able to work accurately and interpret and convey a range of complex information in a variety of formats and be resilient under pressure and you should be suitably qualified, enthusiastic and highly motivated.
The full summary of duties and person specification can be found within the Job Related Information here.
How to apply
For detailed information and how to apply go to www3.open.ac.uk/employment, call the Recruitment Co-ordinator on 0131 226 3851 or email Scotland-Recruitment@open.ac.uk quoting the reference number 16877.
Closing date: 5pm on 27 February 2020.
Interview date: 11 and 12 March 2020
Please note: If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the application closing date, please assume that on this occasion you have not been selected for interview, however we thank you for your interest in The Open University and encourage you to apply for future positions.