Application open: Junior Assistant
Published on April 10, 2024
Written by BIPS

The British Institute of Persian Studies (BIPS) is currently seeking a part-time Junior Assistant to support its work in promoting scholarship and research excellence on all aspects of Iran and the wider Persianate world.

The role suits a well organised and methodical person, with an interest in the development of processes. The ideal candidate will be able to work both under supervision and semi-independently when required, will be proactive and enthusiastic and ideally interested in the promotion of the Persianate world, its history and culture.

The Junior Assistant will provide support in the following areas: Communication, Outreach, and Administration. It is expected that from time to time the Junior Assistant will be asked to undertake tasks other than those specified above, under the supervision of their line manager.


Location: London

Salary: £25,000 pro rata, subject to annual review

Contract: Fixed term

Closing date for applications: 22 May 2024, 5PM

Additional information about the role is available here.

To apply, email your CV and covering letter to

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