Senior Research Development Officer

Monash University
February 21, 2023
Offerd Salary:$108,360 - $119,610
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Senior Research Development Officer

Job No.: 646118

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $108,360 - $119,610 pa HEW Level 08 (plus 17% employer superannuation)

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    The Opportunity

    The Office of Research Grants and Development is seeking to appoint an experienced Senior Research Development Officer within the Research Development Team who will be responsible for proving quality and timely high- level advice and strategic support to researchers engaging with competitive, peer reviewed funding opportunities.

    In this position you will work within a high-performing central team and will collaborate with stakeholders across Faculty and central portfolios in providing writing, strategic review and editing support to Monash researchers applying for competitive funding. Moreover, you will contribute to strategic and operational planning and development initiatives, particularly in the medical and pharmaceutical fields.

    About you

    As the Senior Research Development Officer, you will use your broad knowledge of the assessment of research quality, presentation and methodology across all disciplines combined with your own research experience and comprehensive knowledge of funding opportunities from research funders to aid researchers in securing funding.

    Your exceptional written communication and editing skills; high level planning, organisation and judgement skills; and exceptional interpersonal skills will ensure your success in this position.

    Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from First Nations people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

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    Monash avidly supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments more easily.

    This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

    Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".


    Mr Luke McAvaney, Associate Director, Research Development, +61 9905 9790

    Position Description

    Senior Research Development Officer

    Closing Date

    Tuesday 21 February 2023, 11:55pm AEDT

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