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Current Vacancies (External)

ACADEMIC RELATED 

IT Security Specialist

Information Technology

38,511-45,954; Based in Milton Keynes

circulation date : 12/02/2015

closing date : 12/03/2015

We are looking for a Security Specialist to work within the IT, Information Security team, reporting to the Head of IT Security.

You will be responsible in ensuring that the confidentiality, availability and integrity of the Open University's information and information systems are protected. This will primarily be achieved through identification and recommendation of risk mitigation treatment plans, leading on Security initiatives to improve the maturity of Information security in line with organisation goals and specialist security consultancy to support the needs of the university. You will be expected to demonstrate experience in these areas.

You must be experienced in performing formalised risk assessments using industry methods. Delivery of quality documentation including, but not limited to; Risk assessments, policy, standards, procedures, guidelines, exception reporting and management summaries.
Your knowledge of Information security will be up-to-date, aware of the latest threats and fully conversant with security Standards and best practice such as ISO/IEC 27001/2, SANS and of PCI/DSS.

You will work closely with other IT professionals and staff across the University and will require strong communications skills with the capability of translating risks and complex technical issues into easy to assimilate information

Closing date: Midday 12 March 2015.

Interview date: tbc.

email: IT-Recruitment@open.ac.uk 

An application form and further particulars are available from the links located above.

Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Recruitment Co-ordinator by email (on the link above), quoting the reference number.

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.


Please quote reference 11058



Senior Development Officer

Development Office, Based in Milton Keynes

31,342 - 37,394, Temporary contract for 4 years

circulation date : 26/02/2015

closing date : 19/03/2015

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced fundraiser to join the Open University's Development Office; a fast-paced, expanding team, responsible for generating philanthropic revenue for the university. The fundraiser will be raising philanthropic funds by securing legacy pledges and mid-level donations.

Working in the Alumni Fundraising Team you will be expected to be an enthusiastic fundraiser, familiar with meeting prospects and donors face-to-face to garner their support and commitment.

You will identify and engage prospects through individual visits, events and personal contact, whilst developing burgeoning mid-level fundraising activity, including bespoke direct mail. You may need to work closely with colleagues across the university to ensure the wishes of individual donors are viable and fulfilled.

You will be educated to degree level (or equivalent), be a strong team player with a proactive approach, have effective oral and written communication skills and enjoy a challenge.

Closing date: 19 March 2015

Interview date: 1 April 2015

email: OUDO@open.ac.uk 

An application form and further particulars are available from the links located above.

Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Recruitment Co-ordinator by email (on the link above), quoting the reference number.

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.



Please quote reference 11106