Research Administrator

University of Oxford - Blavatnik School of Government

Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford

Grade 5: £24,298 - £28,892 with a discretionary range to £31,656 p.a.

Are you interested in playing a key role in the development of the research support function at the Blavatnik School of Government, one of the newest departments at the University of Oxford? We are recruiting for a Research Administrator to join the team.

The postholder will report to the Finance Officer for Research and work closely with the Research Facilitator as part of the School’s Research Support Team. They will support grant applications, ensure smooth administration for existing grants and provide support to develop the School’s research policies and procedures.

The successful candidate will be an effective communicator with the ability to quickly become a source of specialist advice. They will have excellent organisational and time management skills for a wide and varied workload often working to tight deadlines. They will be able to demonstrate a high level of numeracy and attention to detail combined with computer literacy and speed and accuracy of working. Previous experience of working in a university environment would be an advantage, as would experience of project management, finance and administration.

This position is fixed-term for 3 years.

The deadline for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 31 October 2016.

Share this job
  Share by Email   Print this job   More sharing options
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:


South East England