UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS

Research Finance Administrator

Location
Leeds, United Kingdom
Salary
£27,511 to £32,817 p.a.
Posted
Jul 29, 2020
End of advertisement period
Aug 16, 2020
Ref
CSFIN1083
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

2 roles available

Are you customer focussed and excited about delivering an outstanding service to customers? Do you have experience of providing research finance administrative support in addition to exceptional organisational skills? Do you want to join a team supporting academics and clinicians with research grant management?

As a highly motivated, proactive individual you will be responsible for providing research grant management support to the Academics and Research Manager within the Faculty of Medicine & Health with a focus on the “cradle to grave process covering pre and post award”.

The team deals with a large volume of research grant applications and awards. You will work closely with the Senior Research Administrators to obtain funding for research and Knowledge Transfer (KT) activity with the Faculty. In particular you will be the Faculty contact and source of knowledge on all matters relating to the costing of projects, liaising with funders and monitoring of budgets.

You will need to show a high level of attention to detail and have the ability to organise, prioritise and work to tight deadlines. You will have a high level of interpersonal, communication and organisational skills and to be able to work on our own initiative, flexibly, proactively in a busy environment. We also require good problem solving skills to work through complex issues.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Lynn Bulmer, Faculty Research Manager
Tel: +44 (0)113 343 7832
Email: l.bulmer@leeds.ac.uk

Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service: Professional Services
School/Institute: Finance (inc Payroll)
Category: Administrative and Clerical Support
Grade: Grade 6
Salary: £27,511 to £32,817 p.a.
Post Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Ongoing
Closing Date: Sunday 16 August 2020
Reference: CSFIN1083
Downloads: Candidate Brief