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Research Funding Manager (GCRF)

Research Funding Development

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £38,460 to £48,677 per annum
Full Time Fixed Term - until 01/07/2021
Closing Date:  Friday 07 December 2018
Interview Date:   Tuesday 18 December 2018
Reference:  1065518TW-R

We’re looking for an individual with proven entrepreneurial spirit to operate alongside our schools and academics in this key position. Of graduate calibre and a proven track-record of making things happen, you’ll help nurture and develop a portfolio of international research activities focused on addressing the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.  You will be central in securing the funding to develop these programmes - identifying opportunities to work collaboratively with partners in low and medium income countries on our ground-breaking research projects.

You will call on your project management experience and knowledge of sustainable development to facilitate large multi-partner research collaborations, as well as designing and implementing the appropriate development plan to maximise engagement of our researchers across the Faculties. Astute and highly-motivated, you’ll aim to increase both the breadth, value and frequency of collaborations and develop effective relationships and partnerships to ensure that they are long lasting. 

So if you can handle projects ranging from building networks to large interdisciplinary research collaborations with the ultimate aim of changing the world for the better, we want to hear from you.

Interviews for this position will be held the week commencing 17th December 2018.

Application Procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Rosie McPhail (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043. Please quote reference 1065518TW-R on all correspondence

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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