Research Contracts Specialist

University of Oxford

United Kingdom

December 14, 2021

Description

Research Contracts Specialist

Research Services, 5 Worcester Street, Oxford, OX1 2BX Grade 7: £33,309 - £40,927 per annum

We are looking to appoint two enthusiastic and motivated Research Contracts Specialists to join the Research Funding and Contracts team based in our offices at 5 Worcester Street, Oxford.

Research Services works in partnership with the University of Oxford's researchers and their departments. The Research Contracts Specialist role is to review, draft and negotiate research related agreements, along with providing advice on contractual issues associated with research and its outputs. Research Contracts Specialists are also expected to develop good personal relationships within the University as well as with funding bodies and research collaborators.

You will be educated to degree level (or equivalent), well-organised and able to work and communicate effectively under pressure in this challenging but rewarding role. Ideally, you will have a scientific background or administrative experience in higher education or a charity-based environment, and an interest in contractual and organisational matters.

Research Services is a rapidly growing area of the University and this position provides a good entry point for those seeking a career in University administration. There is ample opportunity for specialist and on-the-job training.

Applications for this vacancy should be made online and you will be required to upload a CV, supporting statement and the contact details of two referees.

For an informal discussion about the roles please contact Dan Blakey (daniel.blakey@admin.ox.ac.uk) or Carly Banner (carly.banner@admin.ox.ac.uk)

Only applications received before 12 noon on Tuesday 14 December 2021 can be considered. Interviews are anticipated to be week commencing 10 January 2022.

Contact Person : Recruitment Administrator Vacancy ID : 154632 Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 14-Dec-2021 12:00 Contact Email : recruitment@admin.ox.ac.uk