Research Funding Specialist

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Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (GB)
£27,830 - £32,236 per annum
27 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Research Funding Specialist
The University of Edinburgh
Research Support Office (L5)
Ref: 045468
£27,830 - £32,236 per annum
This post is full-time (35 hours per week) and open-ended.

The Research Support Office is looking for an enthusiastic and proactive Research Funding Specialist to facilitate, support and contribute to the submission and award of externally funded research activity.

In this post, you will be a part of our experienced team providing specialist knowledge and targeted support to the University of Edinburgh's research community in the pursuit of funding. RSO provides wide ranging support for individual projects, collaborative and interdisciplinary bids and strategic applications. This includes horizon scanning, advice on targeting the right opportunities, research bid development and expert guidance on external research funders. We provide resources for researchers – presentations and guidance, finances, impact, Knowledge Exchange and legal - and for the extended community of research support, through linked services and shared training, throughout the University.

The successful candidate will have strong written and presentation skills, attention to detail, be an enthusiastic team player with good interpersonal skills, and have a collegiate and customer-focused approach to the delivery of services.

To discover more and apply, please click on the ‘Apply’ button. 
Closing date: 23rd October 2018.