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Cambridge Judge Business School seeks to attract, develop and retain the most talented people from around the world to complement our diverse community of academic, professional, administrative and operational staff. We offer a challenging and rewarding work environment with a range of special benefits and discounts.

If you are looking for stimulating and collaborative work, and an opportunity to make an impact on business education in an intellectually inspiring environment, you should consider a career at Cambridge Judge Business School.

MBA Careers Employer Relations Coordinator (Secondment cover)

Salary £25,023 - £28,982
Closing date 18 July 2016

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Cambridge Judge Business School leverages the power of academia for real world impact to transform individuals, organisations and society. Since 1990, Cambridge Judge has forged a reputation as a centre of rigorous thinking and high-impact transformative education, situated within one of the world's most prestigious research universities, and in the heart of the Cambridge Cluster, the most successful technology entrepreneurship cluster in Europe.

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our dynamic MBA Careers Team. You will be responsible for coordinating events and recruitment activities (both on and off-campus), employer registrations and job postings on the Online Careers Centre and project host engagement for various MBA projects ventures. You will be providing efficient, timely customised, and professional support for highly sophisticated and demanding corporate clients and project hosts, who are used to levels of service commensurate with the corporate world. 

You will have some experience in customer service and organising events (either at work or extracurricular activities). You will be enthusiastic, proactive and have excellent written and spoken communication skills. An exceptional attention to detail and strong organisational skills are prerequisite for this role. Knowledge or experience of working with people from other cultures would be an advantage. An ability to build good working relationships with external and internal members of the community is essential for this role. 

This position is for up to 12 months or until the return of the permanent post holder whichever is sooner. Internal applicants wishing to undertake a secondment are also welcome to apply.

The closing date for applications is 18 July 2016.

Interviews will be held on 26 and 27 July.

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Research Assistant in Data Science

Salary £25,023 - £28,982
Closing date 08 July 2016

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We are looking to recruit a Research Assistant based in Central Cambridge to work at the Centre for Risk Studies; a multidisciplinary research centre of excellence for the study of the management of economic and societal risks. The Centre's focus is in the analysis, assessment, and mitigation of global risk for the advancement of political, business and individual decision makers.

The purpose of this role is to work on Project Pandora to develop a risk score/index for different geographies for a wide variety of natural and man-made catastrophe scenarios. This tool will estimate macroeconomic, insurance and investment portfolio impacts from catastrophes and could be used by industry and government as a risk management, risk mitigation and decision making tool. The post holder will accurately and efficiently research and gather a variety of data and will carry out database management and data visualisation and maintain the Project Pandora database structure. 

You should be educated to first degree or postgraduate level with a data science, engineering or maths background. You will have experience of working with SQL Relational Databases, mapping software and strong Excel skills. Previous research experience will include risk analysis, big data modelling, data visualisation, and/or data science. MATLAB, Python and quantitative skills are essential for this role. Good time management and planning skills with a commitment to delivery are a pre-requisite of this role. 

This is a fixed term appointment for two years in the first instance. 

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Research Assistant/ Associate in Risk Modelling

Salary £25,023 - £37,768
Closing date 08 July 2016

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We are looking to recruit a Research Assistant/ Associate based in Central Cambridge to work at the Centre for Risk Studies; a multidisciplinary research centre of excellence for the study of the management of economic and societal risks. The Centre's focus is in the analysis, assessment, and mitigation of global risk for the advancement of political, business and individual decision makers.

Project Pandora is a multidisciplinary research project to develop a risk score/index for different geographies for various natural and man-made catastrophe scenarios. This tool could be used by industry and government as a risk management, risk mitigation and decision making tool. The role holder will work on developing innovative risk modelling techniques to estimate macroeconomic losses at the city, region and country level from various natural and man-made catastrophes. The modelling will integrate threat, vulnerability and resilience ratings along with scenario narratives and macroeconomic modelling techniques. 

You should be educated to postgraduate or PhD level with an economics/ engineering background. You will have experience in developing complex models from the ground up and research experience should include risk analysis, economic impact analysis, catastrophe science, and/or sustainable development. In addition you will have experience in modelling the economic impacts of disasters. Strong quantitative, Excel and Python skills and experience of working with SQL relational databases are essential requirements of this role. Good time management and planning skills with a commitment to delivery are a pre-requisite of this role. 

The salary will be in the range of £25,023-£28,982 per annum for appointment at Research Assistant level or £28,982-£37,768 per annum for Research Associate level (PhD holders). Successful candidates at Research Associate level who have not been awarded their PhD by the appointment date will be under-appointed as a Research Assistant (Grade 5) employed on a salary of £28,143 per annum. Upon award of the PhD the individual will be promoted to Research Associate (Grade 7). 

This is a fixed term appointment for two years in the first instance. 

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EMBA Senior Admissions Coordinator

Salary £27,328 - £32,600
Closing date 29 June 2016

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The Executive MBA (EMBA) is a major teaching programme at the School. The annual income generated is approximately £2.75m currently and is expected to grow significantly in the future. Fees for the programme are currently £64,000, and our students are senior executives who study for one weekend a month and demand a level of quality and service commensurate with the course fee and with their experience of standards in the corporate world.

The Senior Admissions Coordinator will recruit a strong and diverse class, enhancing the Executive MBA community, generating and increasing fee revenue in line with wider business school targets and enhance the position of the Cambridge Executive MBA in the global rankings. In addition the role holder will engender a sense of community amongst all participants and alumni to enhance the reputation of the programme and the School. Other duties will include managing processes and technology to advance the programme, setting and maintaining service delivery standards and to be the voice of the EMBA community across internal, University and external constituencies. 

You be educated to degree level or equivalent, will have experience in a recruitment or sales-oriented role in a client-focused service environment and experience of working in an international environment. Previous MBA or university admissions experience is desirable. You will have an interest in business trends, strong project management skills and the ability to develop methodology, and analyse and interpret data. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to build effective relationships are a pre-requisite for the role.

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Please contact hr@jbs.cam.ac.uk with general enquiries.