Administrator - Research and Funding Team 

Recruiter
University of Nottingham
Location
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (GB)
Salary
£17,399 to £20,624 per annum
Posted
21 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Administrator - Research and Funding Team 
Humanities
Location:     University Park
Salary:     £17,399 to £20,624 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance. 
Closing Date:     Thursday 07 September 2017
Reference:     ARTS285617


The Research and Funding Team is one of 3 teams within the School Management and Research Office (SMRO) in the School of Humanities. The team has primary responsibility for the management of all internal and external sources of funding including research and non-research awards, postgraduate studentship travel awards, School conference and strategic funds and all associated support and financial monitoring and reporting for those areas.

Applications are invited for the above post which will have responsibility for providing efficient and effective administration for the Research and Funding Team and working collaboratively with the other SMRO teams. Other responsibilities include administration of the School study leave processes, Research Excellence Framework (REF) support, committee support, providing cover for the wider team, dealing with customer enquiries both specific to the role holder’s area of remit and general enquiries to the SMRO, and supporting Senior Management within the School.

Candidates must have vocational qualifications (NVQ 2-3, City and Guilds) as minimum, plus some experience in a relevant role, or substantial relevant administrative experience in a related role. Demonstrable knowledge of funded project administration and experience of finance systems and working with budgets is essential.  Candidates must also have experience of planning and prioritising work activities to meet strict deadlines and excellent written and verbal communication skills.

This is a full-time, permanent post.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Tracy Sisson or email tracy.sisson@nottingham.ac.uk. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.