Research Grants Officer
The Office for Research supports the University's research endeavours through a range of activities including administration of research grants and contracts. The Office for Research is the primary contact with external funding bodies.
One fixed-term, full time position and one continuing, full time position based at either Gold Coast or Nathan campus and will require regular travel between campuses.
The primary role of a Research Grants Officer is to provide high quality pre-award and post-award grant administration services to the Griffith University community and key stakeholders. The objective is to increase external funding of Griffith University research, and ensure that the University maintains a good reputation for effective research grant management and administration. The portfolio for this role is in health and medical research administration. This is a full-time, fixed-term position based at the Gold Coast campus and will require regular travel between campuses.
To be successful you must have research grants administration experience in a central office of a university, medical research institute or similar organisation supporting health and medical researchers. You must have knowledge of research grant funding opportunities, application processes and post-award management.
HEW Level 7: $79,762 - $86,413 per annum. For continuing appointments, Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $93,322 - $101,104 per annum.
Please ensure your application includes the following:
- Statement addressing each of the selection criteria in the position description.
- One page covering letter outlining your suitability for the role
- Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
- Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
- Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
- Employment history, including present position;
- Name and email contact of three referees.
Applicants for General Staff positions (non-academic) must have unrestricted work rights.
Applications close at 5pm on the closing date. All applications must be submitted online.
For further information abo ut this role, please contact Ms Claire White, Manager, Research Grants on +61 (0) 7 3735 8029.
For application queries, please contact Ms Priscilla Pratap, HR Officer on +61 (0) 7 3735 4062.
Closing date: Thursday, 23 March 2017 at 5 pm AEST.