BBSRC Doctoral Training Partnerships Officer

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University of Nottingham
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (GB)
£22,876 to £27,285 per annum
05 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Graduate School
Location:     University Park
Salary:     £22,876 to £27,285 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance. 
Closing Date:     Tuesday 23 October 2018
Interview Date:     To be confirmed 
Reference:     FAB245218X1

The University's Graduate School provides a wide range of opportunities for the University's postgraduate student population.We are seeking someone with excellent organisational and data handling skills and lots of enthusiasm to take on the role of BBSRC Doctoral Training Partnership Officer.

The University of Nottingham, in collaboration with Rothamsted Research has been awarded funding for studentships through the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP). The DTP recruits circa 50 students per year and the main responsibilities to each incoming cohort involve coordinating: six months of elective lab rotations, an integrated research and generic skills training programme, an annual training week (Spring School), and a Professional Internships for PhD Students (PIPS) placements programme.

We are seeking to recruit an experienced and highly motivated administrator to be responsible for coordinating the efficient administration of the BBSRC Doctoral Training Partnership activities. This will also involve being the initial point of contact for enquiries from students, staff and external stakeholders. In this role you will work closely with the Doctoral Training Partnership Manager to deliver of the key aspects of the Doctoral Training programme.

This position is based on a full-time, fixed term contract until 31st July 2022. Applications for job share will also be accepted.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Rachel Van Krimpen tel 0115 8466347 or email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.