Research and Innovation Funding Manager (FHSCE)

Anglia Ruskin University - Research and Innovation Development Office

Based in Chelmsford (with regular travel to Cambridge and Peterborough)

About Anglia Ruskin University:

Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England.

About the role:

The Research and Innovation Development Office provides a focal point to support a significant planned increase in our research capacity, impact and effectiveness, leading to impact, innovation, knowledge exchange and external income.

As the Research and Innovation Funding Manager for the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education you’ll work closely with academic colleagues, faculty management and other members of the Research and Innovation Funding Development Team to support and drive an increase in the research and innovation capacity in the Faculty, and more broadly across our University.

With a degree or relevant professional qualification, you’ll have a robust understanding of the process for identifying and applying for research and innovation funding. You'll need significant experience of processing and costing research and innovation funding proposals using full Economic Costing from within a Higher Education Institution and/or from a funder perspective. Well developed knowledge and experience of using a variety of software packages for bid submission and data analysis is essential.

Interviews will take place on the 22 November 2017 in Chelmsford and applicants are requested to be available on this date.

The role can be primarily based in either Chelmsford or Cambridge, but there is a requirement to travel to other locations.

Informal enquiries can be made to the Senior Research and Innovation Funding Manager at

To find out more about working with us, click here.

We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.

We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working.

Guidance Notes:

For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person Specification below. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.

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