Research Support Officer

Manchester, United Kingdom
£26,495 to £30,688 per annum (according to relevant experience)
04 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location : Sackville Street, Manchester
Closing Date : 25/09/2018
Salary : £26,495 to £30,688 per annum (according to relevant experience)
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering
Division : Research & Business Engagement Support Services
Hours Per week : 35 Hours
Contract Duration : ASAP for 18 months

The Faculty of Science and Engineering at Manchester is pioneering research to help make the world better. This is an exciting opportunity to support our world-leading researchers and develop your career in research administration as a Research Support Officer.

Research Support Officers assist in the delivery of an integrated and effective research support service that maximises our ability to attract researchers and research income, undertake high quality research, and exploit research outcomes.

You will work with as part of a team of colleagues within the Faculty’s Research Support Services team to deliver a high quality and customer-focussed service supporting the development of research and other externally funded projects in the widest sense.

Strong numeracy skills and a high level of accuracy will be essential. You will also have a high standard of communication and a flexible, cooperative and creative approach to work. Excellent organisational and prioritisation skills and the ability to meet deadlines are also essential. Experience of research support administration is highly desirable.

The University of Manchester offers an excellent benefits package and opportunities for career development and progression, please visit our website for further information:

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Liz Caine or Vinod Verghese

Email: or

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

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