We are currently recruiting for 2 positions.

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  • The Oxford Internet Institute is a leading centre for research into individual, collective and institutional behaviour on the Internet. We are looking for a Web Developer to maintain and develop the Institute’s websites and digital resources.

    Working in central Oxford as part of a busy administrative team, you will configure, support and maintain the department’s websites, applying evaluation strategies to ensure they meet our user needs. You will be responsible for reviewing the architecture and design of our websites to improve workflows, accessibility and user experiences, and will need to work closely with department staff both in designing and supporting new projects and in planning long-term digital infrastructure development.

    To excel in the role, you should be educated at a degree level or equivalent, you should have significant experience in a web development role with excellent IT and web programming skills. You will have excellent understanding of international web protocols and legal compliance issues, and will be familiar with User Interface and User Experience development practices. You will need to be a well organised self-starter, possessing excellent communication and problem-solving skills and be able to work to exact specifications whilst under time pressure.

    Based at the Oxford Internet Institute, this is a permanent full-time position (although applications from those wishing to work part-time will be considered).

    Only online applications received before 12:00 midday on Friday 27 October 2017 can be considered.

    Please note that you may only apply through the Oxford University’s recruitment website.

    Only applications received before 12:00pm BST on Friday 27 October 2017 will be considered.

  • The Oxford Internet Institute (OII) at the University of Oxford is looking for an enthusiastic, confident and well organised individual with excellent people skills to provide comprehensive secretarial and administrative support to Professors Helen Margetts and Philip Howard. This is a responsible role that requires a high level of confidentiality, reliability and organization of time in order to juggle competing demands.

    Working in central Oxford as part of a busy administrative team, your responsibilities will encompass a variety of tasks, including dealing with correspondence and telephone calls, arranging meetings and maintaining diary and travel arrangements. You will also provide key support for our development activities and will act as secretary to our Advisory Board.

    As the successful candidate, you will have a friendly professional approach and a flexible ‘can do’ attitude that enables you to work effectively as part of a team and to develop effective working relationships with people at all levels. You should be able to demonstrate excellent IT and communication skills and experience in handling confidential information with tact and discretion would be an advantage.

    This is a full-time position and is available immediately, for 24 months in the first instance. This is an exciting opportunity for someone wishing to pursue a career in University administration in a friendly and supportive environment and the post holder will be encouraged to take advantage of the many training opportunities offered by the University.

    Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for this role and for further details, including a job description and person specification, please click on the link below. You will be required to upload a supporting statement as part of your online application.

    Please note that you may only apply through the Oxford University’s recruitment website.

    Only applications received before 12:00pm GMT on Friday 10 November 2017 will be considered.

    Interviews for those short-listed are currently planned to take place on week commencing 4 December 2017.