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Research Facilitator

Economics and Related Studies
Based at
University of York - Heslington Campus
Hours of work
Contract status
31,604-38,832 a year
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Role Description

Applications are invited for an administrative support post of Research Facilitator in the Department of Economics and Related Studies.  This role is to support all research in the Department through co-ordinating research activity, maximising research grant income, and ensuring that research obtains maximum possible visibility and impact.  The post holder will work in partnership with the academic staff, the Departmental Research Committee (DRC), the University's Research and Enterprise Office (REO), and the Departmental Finance Officer and will liaise routinely with external funders, non-academic beneficiaries and collaborators in other disciplines and Universities.  Lastly, the post holder will support the Department to implement its research strategy and to support the preparations for the Research Excellence Framework (REF) submission.

This is an exciting opportunity for you to become part of a vibrant team and contribute to the success of the Department in research.  You will have good analytical and numerical skills, be methodical and organised and have a keen eye for details.

Closing date: 1 August 2018

Interview date: 31 August 2018

Vacancy reference: 6861


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