Contracts Officer

Manchester, United Kingdom
£32,236 to £39,609 per annum
04 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
17 Dec 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 17/12/2018
Salary : £32,236 to £39,609 per annum
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Professional Support Services
Hours Per week : Full time
Contract Duration : Fixed term from 18 February 2019 until 18 April 2020

An opportunity has arisen for a Contracts Officer to join the Contracts Team at the University on a fixed term basis until 18 April 2020. You will be based in the Directorate of Research & Business Engagement Support Services providing a professional service to colleagues across the University with respect to a range of contractual, legal and administrative services, including the negotiation and preparation of specific types of agreements including the drafting and negotiating of confidentiality agreements, material transfer agreements, certain sub-contracts, KTP applications/offers, sales orders and contractual amendments.

With a legal qualification you will have an understanding of legal and contractual issues. With excellent attention to detail, communication and interpersonal skills you will have a flexible approach to work with the ability to prioritise a demanding programme of work to meet set deadlines.

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:

Email: : Lisa Murphy, Solicitor and Head of Contracts, 0161 275 7131

or Naomi Bibby, Deputy Head of Contracts, Tel: 0161 275 2108.

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

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

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