The Senior Research Coordinator will play a vital role in supporting the research and related activities of the UK Trade Policy Observatory (UKTPO), with the potential for supporting other research initiatives within the Business School.
The role will support a portfolio of research projects, including administering contract research, training, events planning and consultancy services. The post holder will play a central role in fulfilling the finance, reporting and organisational requirements for all projects.
Working closely with the Principal Investigators, the Senior Research Coordinator will be responsible for day-to-day operational, administrative and financial support to projects, facilitating the delivery of research in line with University regulations, policies and procedures. The post holder will also support internal communications and general organisation for meetings, workshops and events.
An experienced administrator with a proven track record of project support and research administration, you will have excellent organisational skills, good communication and team-working skills, and be confident to work on your own initiative, setting priorities and managing your workload with minimal oversight. You will be confident working with spreadsheets, administrative tools, and finance systems. You will pay meticulous attention to detail and have the ability to advise senior colleagues on policies and procedures related to research administration.
Please contact the Research Manager, Dr Richard Taylor ([email protected]) for informal enquiries.
For full details and how to apply see our vacancies page
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