Nottingham University Business School
Location: Jubilee Campus
Salary: £29,799 to £38,833 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
Closing Date: Tuesday 27 November 2018
The University of Nottingham’s research benefits economies, society and communities worldwide and schools within the University works in partnerships with industry, policy makers, non-academic organisations, communities and other academic institutions to ensure that our research has a major impact outside of the university. Nottingham University Business School is one of the UK’s leading Business Schools and a globally ranked centre for management education and has a strong commitment to excellent research, teaching and learning. For more information about Nottingham University Business School, please see http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/business.
We are seeking an Impact Officer to support the development of a portfolio of impact case studies across the Business School, ready for REF submission in November 2020. They will work closely with academic staff, REF and research and business development staff in the Faculty and wider University, and engage with external bodies to develop the evidence required for the case studies.In addition, the role holder will support the development of the School’s REF Environment statement.
Applicants should be educated to degree level and/or have significant relevant work experience, together with proven experience of writing for both lay and specialist audiences. An awareness of current UK higher education policies relating to research, knowledge exchange and impact, including the Research Excellence Framework is essential
Applicants should also have proven analytical and problem solving capabilities, including an ability to research information sources and a high level of numeracy and literacy, together with excellent organisational, administrative, communication and IT skills.
This post will be offered on a fixed term contract until 31st July 2020. Hours of work are full-time (36.25 per week). This post is open to secondment.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Sally Bowden, Head of Research and Knowledge Exchange (Arts & Social Sciences Faculties), email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.
The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.