Responsible for: All Nazarbayev University School of Mining and Geosciences staff, with the Associate Dean, Executive Director as direct reports.
Main Purpose of the Role: The Dean is the principal officer of the School of Mining and Geosciences and is responsible for the strategic leadership and executive management of the School.
|Key and functional tasks of the function
- Participation in the formation and correction of the research projects’ budget request;
- Implementation and monitoring of procedures for procurement of works and services;
- Preparation of financial reports and relevant documentation on the research projects;
- Assistance and monitoring of research projects’ implementation;
- Participation in negotiations and drafting of agreements (Memorandums and contracts) with local companies and international partners;
- Organization of Research Committee Meetings of the School;
- Interaction with structural divisions and subsidiary organizations of the University on matters related to research projects;
- Performing other duties according to the goals and needs for the position held.
||Bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification. Master’s degree in Economics or finance discipline.
|Required professional experience
Work experience must meet one of the following requirements:
- with a Master’s degree work experience of at least 1 year in the areas corresponding to the functional areas of the position; or
- with a Bachelor’s degree or Specialist degree, at least 3 years of work experience in the fields corresponding to the functional areas of the position in international and / or national companies, or at least 2 years of work experience at Nazarbayev University.
|Professional competence and personal qualities
- Excellent oral and written communication skills in English, Russian and Kazakh for marketing purposes
- Ability to work with a large amount of information;
- Analytical skills;
- Knowledge of MS Office, Excel, PowerPoint.
- Strong presentation skills;
- High level of organization and planning skills.
|Proficiency in languages
||Fluency in Kazakh, Russian, English (oral and writing skills) languages.
||A highly trained PC user (Microsoft Office)
|Deadline for CV
||Until position is filled.