The Research & Enterprise Directorate supports academic staff and departments to undertake world-leading research and to disseminate the knowledge created to external stakeholders for the benefit of society. This key appointment will manage a portfolio of Research Grants working as part of a larger team. Ensuring robust compliance regarding legislation and policy along with accurate numeracy for external funding.
The team comprises of 30 employees with a total value of research income circa £70M per year. You will be an integral part of large team that manages circa 1200 research grants and applications from a variety of funders.
York is a research-intensive university committed to strengthening our position as one of the world's premier institutions for inspirational and life-changing research.
We are currently expanding the Research Grants Operations team and have three full time vacancies for Research Grants Coordinators and will consider part time and job share combinations. This is an exciting opportunity to become part of a team and contribute to the success of the University of York. The role will enable you to develop a sound understanding of research administration, including financial monitoring. You will contribute towards service improvements and excellent customer service. You will have good analytical and numerical skills, be methodical, organised and have a high standard of accuracy.
Applications for part time working are welcomed as a job share opportunity may be considered.
Informal enquiries are welcome and should be made to: Simon Johnson, Kathryn Davies and David Hudson, Research Grants Operations Team Leaders: email@example.com
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