Back to search results

Research Administrator (Post Award)

University of Leeds - Faculty of Education, Social Sciences & Law - ESSL Faculty Offices

Location: Leeds
Salary: £27,025 to £32,236 p.a., Grade 6
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 11th October 2018
Closes: 28th October 2018
Job Ref: ESLFO1059

Are you hard working with the ability to evidence high levels of accuracy and attention to detail? Do you have administrative experience working in a busy office environment ideally in a research support or finance role? Do you want to join a team that is committed to supporting the strategic objectives and research culture of the Faculty of ESSL?

As a member of the Faculty Research and Innovation Office (FRIO) you will provide high quality, customer-focused research support contributing to the strategic objectives and research culture of the Faculty. The Faculty comprises of the Schools of Education, Sociology and Social Policy, Law, Politics and International Studies, plus the Centre for Interdisciplinary Gender Studies, and the Leeds Social Sciences Institute. Our research in the social sciences is internationally rated and we are committed to continuing to grow our external research income.

You will provide professional research support services to staff within ESSL. We manage the grant lifecycle administration process across pre- and post-award functions. You will focus on the provision of grant management and financial administration within the FRIO with particular responsibility for point-of-award and post-award processes. 

You will have daily contact with members of the Faculty’s research and finance teams, as well as with members of academic staff requiring information and assistance. The post requires a high level of personal responsibility and considerable initiative. The work is complex, varied and demands close attention to detail.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Mrs Suzanne Pemberton, Faculty Research and Innovation Manager

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 3912; email: 

Location: Leeds - Main Campus
Working Time: 35 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term (fixed term for 12 months - due to staff abscence)

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:

Subject Area(s):


Job tools
More jobs from University of Leeds

Show all jobs for this employer …

More jobs like this
Join in and follow us

Browser Upgrade Recommended has been optimised for the latest browsers.

For the best user experience, we recommend viewing on one of the following:

Google Chrome Firefox Microsoft Edge