Thanks to a generous donation from the Scottish Egyptian Archaeological Trust in memory of the late Ian Mathieson, the Society seeks to appoint a Grant Administrator in Egypt to manage its new Heritage at Risk Grants programme. This Fellowship will come with training provided by representatives from the Society’s Research Committee as well as full support from the Society’s Director.

This opportunity would suit someone with an interest in community-based heritage projects in Egypt and prior administrative experience. Those with a wish to build professional skills in heritage project funding and support should apply.

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Terms of Engagement

In order to carry out the Fellowship, it is expected that the successful candidate would dedicate up to 21 hours per week and would work remotely. It is expected that the role will include some travel throughout Egypt which will be covered by the Society and within the budget provided. The successful applicant will work closely with the Society’s Director in London during the Fellowship.

Start date: May 2021
Stipend: LE110,000 per annum, payable by monthly instalments.

Application Process

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Send your completed application form to [email protected] no later than 17:00 (GMT) on Friday 9th April 2021. Do not include a covering letter or a CV as only the form will be considered by the selection panel. If you would like to discuss the post further on an informal basis, please contact the Director, Dr Carl Graves: [email protected].

Applicants are also asked to complete and return our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form with their application to enable us to monitor our recruitment process in relation to our equal opportunities policy.

Interviews for short‐listed candidates will be held on Zoom on Thursday 15 April 2021. The successful candidate will be given guidance for health and safety at the London and must be available on Wednesday 28th April 2021 for an office visit and handover meeting prior to commencing work on or shortly after 4th May 2021.