Project Coordinator – Sustainability in Fashion
Centre for Sustainable Fashion (CSF) seeks a skilled project coordinator to monitor the effective development and delivery of the centre’s knowledge exchange projects.
CSF is a Research Centre of University of the Arts London based at London College of Fashion. We engage in participatory design and transformation design practices to act on the climate, societal and personal health and equity crisis in and through fashion. We seek to develop agency and capabilities in those involved in fashion to critically respond, adapt and transform fashion into restorative practices and cultures.
Supporting CSF’s Head of Knowledge Exchange and Knowledge Exchange Project Manager, you will provide an advisory and information service, co-ordinate project networks, plan and implement project related events and activities as well as project communication and reports, including setting of agendas, collation and analysis of background materials and maximise the impact of projects.
You will also ensure there is a comprehensive administrative service in place, legal agreements and budgets are monitored, and University policy and procedures are complied with.
Why join us?
University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.
London College of Fashion is extremely proud to be a global leader in fashion education, research and consultancy. Much of its success is down to its dedicated employees, and you will play an important role in shaping future creative professionals, and impact on the future of so many creative industries.
London College of Fashion, UAL is undertaking an unprecedented programme of change. In 2023 we will be consolidating our existing six sites into a new purpose built campus as part of a new education and cultural district on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Ahead of this move, we welcome applications from candidates who live in and around East London, as well as from those keen to join us on this exciting and unique opportunity in our College’s history.
You will be an experienced project coordinator with expertise in supporting the management of defined resources and budgets. With a proven ability of day-to-day monitoring of events, activities or programmes, you will be comfortable prioritising workloads, working independently as well as being a confident communicator. A good knowledge of fashion and sustainability is desirable.
In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive pension scheme and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity.
If you have any queries about this role, you may contact the LCF Staffing Team at email@example.com or phone: 07730 900321.
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Closing date: 9 August 2022 23:55.
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