Job Vacancies

Each year the College proposes to elect up to four Fellows by Examination (elsewhere known as Junior Research Fellows). Each Fellowship is tenable for three years. The Fellow is a member of the Governing Body of the College for the first two years and is entitled to: free lunches and dinners in College; a research allowance; and partnered accommodation in College free of charge or, alternatively, a taxable housing allowance. Successful candidates who decide to live out of College may have use of shared office space in College.  Fellows by Examination are expected to live in the Oxford area, and his/her research base must be in Oxford.

You may contact us regarding Fellowships by Examination (Junior Research Fellowships) but please be aware that your query may not be answered immediately. Applications are now welcome; please see below.

Each year the College elects a Visiting Fellow or Fellows for periods of one year or shorter during an academic year. In addition, a Robert S. Campbell Visiting Fellow may be elected for research in law, especially commercial or competition law.

A Visiting Fellowship is intended to offer an established scholar, either from abroad or from the United Kingdom, an opportunity to pursue his or her own study and research as a member of the College.

Visiting Fellowships are usually advertised each September, and once the process has started, application details will be found on our Job Vacancies page. Closing dates are the middle of December of the academic year of application. Should you require information that is not given above, contact us regarding visiting fellowships but please be aware that your query may not be answered immediately. Applications are now welcome; please see below.

Visiting Fellowships

POSTED: 5 September 2022, CLOSING: 9 december 2022

The College proposes to elect a Visiting Fellow or Fellows for the academic year 2023–2024.  The College may in addition elect one or more applicants to Robert S Campbell Visiting Fellowships. These Fellowships are open to those intending to undertake research in Law, with special emphasis on Commercial Law, Competition or Antitrust Law, Internal Competition or Antitrust Law, Constitutional Law and Contract Law.  In certain circumstances an election in a related legal area may be made. 

A Visiting Fellowship is intended to offer an established scholar, either from abroad or from elsewhere in the United Kingdom, an opportunity to pursue his or her own study and research as a member of the College.

Applications are particularly encouraged from under-represented groups within their respective disciplines. Magdalen College is an equal opportunities employer.  Further information can be obtained from the College web site, at www.magd.ox.ac.uk/equality.

Details of how to apply and further particulars can be found below. The closing date is Friday, 9 December 2022.

Fellowship by Examination (JRF)

POSTED: 5 September 2022, CLOSING: 13 october 2022

The College proposes to elect up to four Fellows by Examination (elsewhere known as Junior Research Fellows (JRFs)) in 2023. The successful candidates will already have demonstrated outstanding promise in their research.

Applications for this year’s competition will be considered in all academic subjects except the following: Biological Sciences, Classics, Economics, Education, Linguistics & Philology, Modern & Mediaeval European Lang. & Lit., Music, Physics and Sociology.  

Applications are encouraged from candidates from all countries and all universities. Applications are particularly welcome from women and from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Oxford. Further information can be obtained from the College web site, at www.magd.ox.ac.uk/equality.

Details of how to apply and further particulars can be found below. The closing date is 12 noon (UK time) on Thursday, 13 October 2022, and applications must be completed at or before that time. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. 

Finance Assistant

POSTED: 6 September 2022, CLOSING: 20 September 2022

The Oxford Science Park is one of the most influential Science & Technology environments in the UK. The Park is now home to more than 2,700 people and 130 businesses. The Oxford Science Park is in an era of significant growth and development, with customer and supply chains growing markedly. Reporting to the Assistant Accountant, this role will provide important financial administrative support to a growing business.

Applications are particularly welcome from women and from Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic candidates.

Hours & Remuneration

37.5 hours per week

Basic Salary: £21,250 to £25,000 per annum depending on experience

Applications

Please complete the application form and send it, together with the recruitment monitoring form, to either human.resources@magd.ox.ac.uk  or Human Resources, Magdalen College, Oxford, OX1 4AU, clearly marked Finance Assistant.  If you do not wish the Park to contact your referees at this stage please make this clear in your application.  The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon on Tuesday 20 September 2022.  Should you have any questions about the application procedure please call 01865 276033.   Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted. 

Finance Manager

POSTED: 8 September 2022, CLOSING: 23 September 2022

The Oxford Science Park is one of the most influential Science & Technology environments in the UK. The Park is now home to more than 2,700 people and 130 businesses. The Oxford Science Park is in an era of significant growth and development, with customer and supply chains growing markedly. The business manages 350,000 sqft of office and laboratory space, with a £300m development programme to deliver a further 600,000 sqft of space over the next three years.

Based in Oxford and reporting to the Finance Director, this role will provide important financial management support to a growing commercial real estate business operating within the Life Sciences sector.

The successful applicant will be professionally qualified, with commercial real estate experience, sound judgment and decision making skills, strong Excel skills, and a keen interest in IT systems and data management.

Full details of the post and the application process are set out in the further particulars.  The closing date is 12.00 noon on Friday 23 September 2022.

The Company particularly welcomes applications from Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic Candidates.

Lodge Porter – Receptionist

POSTED: 2 September 2022, CLOSING: 23 September 2022

Magdalen College has a vacancy for a Lodge Porter – Receptionist. This is a full-time post working an average of 42 hours per week to include days, nights and weekend shifts.

Salary £25,128 per annum

Further particulars and application form are available from http://www.magd.ox.ac.uk/job-vacancies/ or 01865 276033.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 23 September 2022

The College particularly welcomes applications from Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic Candidates.

Magdalen College is an Equal Opportunities employer

Assistant Butler

POSTED: 4 JULY 2022, CLOSING: 30 September 2022

Magdalen College is seeking to appoint an Assistant Butler to join our established Catering team.   The Catering team service the Senior Common Room, providing lunch and High table dinner.   The Buttery provides breakfast, lunch and dinner provisions for Middle Common Room and Junior Common Room members in Hall.   The Old Kitchen bar provides a snack bar service throughout the day as well as a licensed bar during the evenings, also providing a venue to students’ bops and functions.   The College also houses several residential Fellows and provides teaching and meeting rooms, office and common rooms that are serviced seven days a week.   The College is a busy conference venue during the summer months and is also a popular destination for visitors to Oxford during the vacations.   The salary for this role is £24,533 per annum, the successful candidate will be working an average of 40 hours per week.

The College particularly welcomes applications from Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic candidates.

Chef de Partie (Stove)

POSTED: 23 MAY 2022, CLOSING: 30 September 2022

Magdalen College is seeking to appoint and able Chef de Partie (Stove) to join our established kitchen team.   The kitchen team provide food for the Senior Common Room, Buttery and the Old Kitchen Bar, presenting high quality dishes to meet a wide range of styles and needs. The salary for this role is £26,000 – £28,875 per annum, depending on experience, and the successful candidate will be working 80 hours, split shifts Monday to Friday over a two-week roster.