Health & Safety Administrator

H&S Administrator (Maternity Leave Cover)


Salary: £28,408 p.a. (inclusive of allowances)

The Institute of Zoology is the research and teaching division of ZSL, affiliated to UCL.

Due to maternity leave commencing 1st September, we would like to appoint an experienced H&S Administrator, on an initial 6 month contract, starting as soon as possible.  The main purpose of this post is to manage the H&S and security administrative systems, processes and forms for the Institute of Zoology, in line with ZSL policies and procedures.

The successful candidate will report to the Institute Administration Manager but working with the ZSL H&S Manager on a day to day functional level.  Also, as a member of the Institute’s support staff team, there will be a requirement to assist with other administrative tasks and to provide support to research staff, students and registered visitors/interns.

The ideal candidate should have extensive administrative experience and working knowledge of H&S systems and procedures, as well as being a flexible and organised person with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of managing and prioritising a varied workload. They should also be experienced at sourcing, analysing and communicating information effectively and at using Word, Access, Excel and other software packages. 

To apply please complete and attach separately the ZSL Application Form along with the Equal Opportunity Form on our website ( and send, together with your CV, by email to: Closing date for applications: Friday 22 August 2014.