GW4 Building Communities Manager
Division/School Research Development
Contract type Open Ended
Working pattern Part time
Salary £38017 - £42792 per annum (pro rata)
Closing date for applications 17-Nov-2019
An exciting and challenging project management role is available within the GW4 Alliance to support the development of new and existing research communities across the research intensive universities of Bristol, Bath, Cardiff and Exeter.
GW4 exists to deliver research and research training collaborations at a scale not possible by a single university. Over the past 5 years we have invested over £2.8M in 87 collaborative research communities, which, to date have generated £37M in research income. Through these partnerships we have addressed major global and industrial challenges spanning a wide variety of research areas and disciplines.
You will play a pivotal role in the success of the Alliance through devising and implementing this Building Communities programme. This will involve operational and strategic planning, delivering initiatives, monitoring outputs and outcomes and providing project management support to colleagues.
You will work closely with the GW4 Director, Building Communities Panel, and senior research management across the institutions to conceptualise, coordinate, influence and inform strategy and planning activity as well as developing productive relationships with our GW4 research communities.
Funding for this 0.5FTE role is funded for 3 years in the first instance. For informal enquiries contact Sarah Perkins, GW4 Director: firstname.lastname@example.org
We welcome applications from all members of our community and are particularly encouraging those from diverse groups, such as members of the LGBT+ and BAME communities, to join us.