PA to the Director of Research and Innovation
Application closing date
Administrative Services grade 5 from £27979 to £32982 per annum. Subject to annual pay award.
Research and Innovation Office
Full time, open ended, starting January 2024 or ASAP
Grade 5 £27,979 - £32,982 per annum
We are investing heavily in the growth and development of our Research and Innovation Office and are recruiting to a large number of roles to strengthen our high-performing service.
The Research and Innovation Office plays a leading role in shaping and delivering the University's research and innovation activities. It provides a high quality, added value and seamless service to academics and researchers across the research development pipeline, and also helps them take the next step to create impact through enterprise.
The Office incorporates a number of different teams that provide support for: developing partnerships and collaborations; identifying and applying for funding; managing projects and assuring compliance with policy; improving the visibility of research outputs; fostering the impact, intellectual property and commercialisation of research; and the nurturing of research leadership skills through training and skills development programmes. The Office also works closely with other Professional Services across the University, notably Legal Services, Registry, Student Services, Finance, HR and the Library.
We have an exciting opportunity for a PA to the Director of Research and Innovation to join our team.
The post holder will support the Director of the Research and Innovation Office (RIO), managing the inbox and calendar, preparing documents, making meeting and travel arrangements, taking minutes, and working closely with the Research and Innovation administrative team to ensure well-rounded communication and processes.
For the full job description and person specification please see here.
For an informal conversation about the role, please contact Kieran Teasdale ([email protected])
Application closing date: Midnight on Tuesday 28th November 2023.
Interview Date: Tuesday 12th December 2023.