Institute Managers (Internal Only) (0112-24)

Aston University
March 29, 2024
Offerd Salary:£56,021 to £64,914
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Institute Managers (Internal Only) School of Biosciences Location: Aston University Main Campus

Salary: £56,021 to £64,914 per annum Grade: Grade 10 Contract Type: Permanent

Basis: Full Time Closing Date: 23.59 hours GMT on Friday 29 March 2024 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: 0112-24 Release Date: Friday 01 March 2024

The newly established Aston Institute for Membrane Excellence (AIME) is a unique, interdisciplinary, intersectoral research and training hub for translational membrane science. AIME is supported by a £10M grant from the Research England Expanding Excellence in England (E3) Programme and will synergistically combine world-leading expertise in membrane biology and novel polymer chemistries to establish a first-of-its-kind institute, expanding our distinctive excellence in computational membrane science, membrane structural determination and sustainable polymers research. Over the next five years, we will recruit 20 new colleagues to expand our new institute.

We now wish to recruit an AIME Institute Manager. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to AIME's success as you will be responsible for creating the environment, systems and processes that ensure we achieve our mission across operational and research domains.

The role is offered as 'dynamic working', which means working both on campus and from home. This will dependent on the activity. Further information on dynamic working can be found here.

You will be an experienced strategist with extensive experience of supporting the development and/or management of large funding bids. You will have a science and/or technical background and demonstrate innovation. You will be a confident and experienced negotiator and communicator, working with a range of stakeholders and third parties. You will be experienced in conveying highly technical information and concepts to non-technical users.

The post is available on an ongoing basis with an ideal start date of 1st August 2024.

You will find more information regarding the AIME project on our new research page. You can watch our new podcast on Aston University's Research Institute on YouTube. For further information please contact Professor Roslyn Bill, Professor Paul Topham or Dr Alan Goddard ([email protected], [email protected], [email protected]).

At Aston University we focus time, energy and resources on making this a great place to work. Please refer to our Aston University Benefits page where you can see how Aston recognises the contributions staff make and the comprehensive rewards and benefits packages available to staff.

Below are some of the benefits of working with Aston University:

  • Excellent training and development opportunities.
  • A generous annual leave scheme with 30 days bookable leave and a further 13 days bank holiday and University Closure days.
  • Everyday discounts to a number of activities and retailers
  • Great family friendly policies
  • On site gym and pool with discounted staff membership available
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    We recognise the value of flexible working. Please contact the recruiting manager to discuss what flexible working options are available for particular roles.

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