Research Services Officer

Egham, United Kingdom
£29,159 per annum - including London Allowance
06 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Research Services

Location:      Egham
Salary:      £29,159 per annum - including London Allowance
Closing Date:      Wednesday 19 December 2018
Interview Date:      Friday 11 January 2019

The Research and Enterprise Department at Royal Holloway, University of London invites applications for a Research Services Officer.

Royal Holloway is a research intensive university with internationally leading researchers and research groups. The 2014 REF confirmed Royal Holloway as being in the upper quartile of universities in the UK for research which is rated ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’.

We are looking for an exceptional administrator who will play a key role in delivering effective day-to-day operational support and advice related to the costing and submission of research proposals. The post serves the purpose of bolstering administrative support to academic staff who apply for international and EU research funding and administering information about research grant applications.

The post will require previous experience in an administrative role, preferably in a research or higher education environment, an aptitude for financial management and an eye for detail. An understanding of international funding sources is an advantage. The post holder will have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to develop professional relationships and networks at all levels within the organisation.

This is a full time, permanent post, available from January 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Hanna Barclay on or +44 (0)1784 41 4924.

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit For queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at: .

The College is unable to obtain permission to work in the UK for this post. Therefore all applicants must be able to demonstrate their right to work in the UK if they wish to apply.

Please quote the reference: 1218-491

Closing Date: Midnight, Wednesday 19 December 2018

Interview Date: Provisional date Thursday 11 January 2019

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