LMS 1873 Administrative Assistant -

Administrative Assistant 

Full time, permanent

MRC Band 5

£25,798- £27,501 plus London allowances (£3,727 & £1,402) per annum

London, UK


The London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS) at Hammersmith Hospital is the third directly funded MRC research institute and enjoys close links with its partners at Imperial College and at the Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust. The LMS research focuses on strengthening the basic science underpinning our understanding of human diseases and the translation of such high quality research into a clinical setting.

Applications are invited for a skilled and enthusiastic research administrator to join the Research Administration team, reporting to the Head of Research Administration and providing administrative support to groups of extraordinary scientific researchers within the London Institute of Medical Sciences.

The post holder will be responsible for providing high-quality and comprehensive administrative support including arranging travel and conference registration, raising purchase requisitions, handling filing systems, and reception duties.

You will have excellent customer service skills and a proven track record in providing administrative support. You will be educated at least to “A” Level standard or have equivalent professional experience and be keen to develop your professional skills.


The final appointment will be subject to pre-employment screening


The Standard Occupational Classification of this role means that it is not eligible for sponsorship, therefore we are unable to apply for sponsorship for anyone not eligible to work in the UK. At interview, all shortlisted candidates are required to bring with them identification documents and original documents that prove they hold or can obtain the right to work in the UK.  You can check your eligibility here: https://www.gov.uk/check-uk-visa/yhttps://www.gov.uk/check-uk-visa/y