Research Grant Administrator - EU

The University of Edinburgh - Corporate Services Group - Research Grants

The Research Grants section is part of the Finance Department and is responsible for providing university-wide post-award support for research grants and contracts and ensuring the timely submission of research claims in accordance with the funder rules.

You will play a key role in providing high quality support and advice to academic staff. You will take an active project management approach to the portfolio of projects you are responsible for developing good working relationships with project staff, attending regular meetings to discuss progress against financial and reporting deliverables and will act as a source of expertise and advice to these teams assisting them in the delivery of their projects.

The post-holder will be expected to possess and/or develop understanding and expertise across the European Union research grant portfolio. It is essential that you possess excellent finance and numeracy skills, high-level organisational skills and pays close attention to detail. The ability to work across a number of concurrent projects is essential. Candidates should have excellent IT skills and familiarity with the use of Microsoft Office.

This is a part-time position: 17.5 hours per week

Closing Date: 26-MAR-2018 at 5pm GMT

For further particulars and to apply for this post please click on the 'apply' button below

The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland, with registration number SC005336.

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