Research Administrator

London (GB)
£29,089 - £34,090 per annum
26 Feb 2020
End of advertisement period
24 Mar 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources


Research Administrator

Full Time (Job share considered) 

The appointment will be on UCL Grade 6. The salary range will be £29,089 - £34,090 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources has an exciting opportunity for a Research Administrator to join the administrative team to support the activities of over 70 academic and 75 research-funded staff. The post holder will support the pre-and-post award delivery of grants currently valued at £42 million and the submission of new proposals averaging over 90 per year. Working as part of the busy research administration team and in conjunction with relevant academic and administrative staff, the post holder will provide effective research administrative support for all matters across a range of grants and innovation opportunities. The post-holder will support the Senior Research Administrator with the research proposal process, contracts, financial monitoring procedures, reporting and other grant project related tasks.

Our ideal candidates must be efficient, organised and take great care in attention to detail. They will be educated to A level preferably with an undergraduate degree and an understanding of Research Councils and UK/international funding agencies. This is a busy role in a fast-paced environment, and the post holder is expected to be adaptable, proactive and quickly assimilate information. The role requires interaction with many people within and external to UCL, thus a professional attitude, willingness to help and ability to remain tactful and assertive are required in order to adequately execute the duties outlined.  This post would suit someone looking to gain experience in a busy and successful research environment, develop an understanding of proposal and grant support processes and have an opportunity to contribute to the success of world leading research groups.

For further details about the vacancy and how to apply online please go to  and search on Reference Number 1859959. 

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact:

If you have specific questions about the role please contact Verity Whiter  

Closing Date: 24 March 2020 

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23.59. 

Interview Date: TBC 

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic  candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.