Project Manager for Marie Sklodowska-Cure Doctoral Programme

University of Nottingham
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (GB)
£29,799 to £38,833
26 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Maternity Cover
Part Time

Project Manager for Marie Sklodowska-Cure Doctoral Programme on the Integration of Novel Aerospace Technologies

Location:     Jubilee Campus
Salary:     £29,799 to £38,833 per annum pro-rata depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance. 
Closing Date:     Wednesday 18 April 2018
Interview Date:     Monday 30 April 2018 
Reference:     ENG087118

The University of Nottingham has 43,000 students and over 8,000 staff and is described by The Times Good University Guide 2016 as ‘the nearest Britain has to a truly global university, with campuses in China and Malaysia modelled on a headquarters that is among the most attractive in Britain’. It is ranked in the top 1% of the world's universities by the QS World University Rankings.

The Institute for Aerospace Technology (IAT) is responsible for integrating, developing and promoting the University of Nottingham’s aerospace research portfolio: delivering world leading aerospace research with translational impact with and for our partners. The IAT comprises and represents all researchers and academics involved in aerospace research at Nottingham. IAT activities are coordinated by a core team which includes key academic leads, programme, project and business management professionals.

The IAT is seeking an experienced project manager as maternity cover, who will be responsible for providing project management leadership for its flagship Marie-Sklodowska Curie Doctoral Programme on the Integration of Novel Aerospace Technologies (INNOVATIVE). The role will involve: ensuring the efficient day-to-day operation of the programme; coordinating planning and reporting activities; managing communication with internal and external stakeholders; and providing a supportive environment for the fellows and associated staff.

Candidates should be educated to a degree level or equivalent with experience in a similar role, with excellent communication and organisation skills and the ability to develop, plan and manage the organisation of a programme of events.

This post is part time for 21.75 hours per week and is fixed term until 7th August 2019.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Helen Thomas, tel: 0115 8467617 or email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.