School Research Grants Assistant (Part Time)
Applications are invited for the post of School Research Grant Assistant,
primarily based at 17 Mill Lane, Cambridge, within the School of the
Humanities and Social Sciences, with some time each week based in the
Department of Social Anthropology on Free School Lane, Cambridge.
The School Research Grant Assistant provides expert support and guidance to
Principal Investigators (PIs) and Department based research staff, with an
outcome of timely, accurate and risk-mitigated research grant applications.
This role will be dedicated to supporting research grant administration for
the Department of Social Anthropology. The role holder works in collaboration
with PIs and project support staff to enable effective and efficient grant
management of active research grants across the School.
Delivering a high-quality service across the School, the ideal candidate will
An understanding of research grants, funder conditions, and both pre and
post award knowledge of University processes and procedures.
Experience and/or knowledge of grant administration.
An ability to respond to demands proactively, keep high level of
accuracy, and manage their workload independently.
Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate clearly
and concisely in writing, in person and on the telephone with staff at all
levels across the University.
Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment
system (if you have not already) and apply online.
Informal enquiries are welcomed and should be directed to Daniel Starling at
If you have any queries regarding the application process please contact Alice
Gumble at email@example.com.
Please quote reference AK32036 on your application and in any correspondence
about this vacancy.
The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and
encourages applications from all sections of society.
The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible
to live and work in the UK.
£27,116-£31,406 pro rata
4 July 2022
1 August 2022