Personal Assistant and Research Administrator

University of Nottingham - Nottingham Digestive Diseases Centre

Location: UK Other

Salary: £22,249 to £26,537 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

Applications are invited for the above full-time, fixed-term post based in the School of Medicine, Nottingham Digestive Diseases Centre.

The purpose of this role will be toassist and support the Head of Division (HoD), who is also the Director of the NIHR funded Gastrointestinal Biomedical Research Unit in carrying out academic research which includes diary management, data collating for reports, report co-ordination, literature searches, assisting in the facilitation of large grant proposals. Facilitating clinical trials administration, ethics and governance in conjunction with the NHS and the Research Facilitator for the HoD’s studies. The role holder will also be responsible in helping to support day to day activities of the Head of Division.

Applicants must be educated to at least HNC/HND level or equivalent (in a relevant subject) and have a good general standard of education including Maths and English GCSE or equivalent (grade C or above) or have a broad substantial relevant experience demonstrating general knowledge of a technical, financial or professional practice and development through involvement in a series of progressively more demanding, relevant work.

Applicants should also have excellent oral and written communication skills, experience of managing projects and a proactive approach to problem solving. This post requires candidates to have a high degree of initiative, responsibility, self-motivation and professionalism.

This is full-time fixed term post for a period of 12 months. Open to job share.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Robert Moss, tel: 01158231060 or email 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.

It is a condition of this post that satisfactory enhanced disclosure is obtained from the 'Disclosure and Barring Service'.

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