Research Manager

University of Roehampton - Research Office

We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated individual to join our Research Office as a Research Manager. The Research Manager will oversee all research bidding activities, and will lead a team of Research Facilitators, based in our ten academic departments, to support and develop research activity especially in relation to the external funding bids, the impact and dissemination of research, as well as contributing to a vibrant research environment. The role holder will work alongside colleagues in the central Research Office to support the work of our academics and the University’s strategic initiatives.

The successful candidate will have outstanding communication skills, be an effective team player and will have the ability to lead a diverse team of experienced Research Facilitators. Previous experience of working in a vibrant research environment is strongly desired.

The University of Roehampton has been judged to be the most research-intensive modern university in the UK during the Research Excellence Framework 2014, with some of the highest regarded academic departments in the country. It is an exciting time for the University, with significant investment in research, the construction of a new £35m state-of-the-art library and student accommodation, the development of a number of external partnerships across the globe, and plans to increase the number of doctoral scholarships. The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south-west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching, and working.

To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.

It is expected that interviews will be held on: 12 October 2017

The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.

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