|Salary:||£19,202 to £21,414 per annum. Grade 4|
|Placed On:||24th June 2019|
|Closes:||22nd July 2019|
Contract Type: Fixed-term until 30th June 2020 to cover an internal secondment
Working Pattern: Full-time - 35 hours per week
The Impact and Intellectual Property (Impact and IP) team, based in Research Services (RS) is recruiting for an Impact and IP Support Officer to fill a vacancy generated from an internal secondment.
RS provides support to enable academic researchers and postgraduate research students to fund and undertake high quality research and to use the findings of this research for economic and social benefit. The Impact & IP team works closely with faculty-based colleagues to provide the range of support necessary to enable impact to be realised from research. The team also operates the University’s Commercial Assessment System and provides direct research commercialisation support to faculties. The team is responsible for building spinout companies and licence arrangements based on University IP.
We are looking for a motivated individual to play a key role in supporting the University’s ambitions to create impact from our research. In this role you will provide excellent administrative support to the Impact and IP team. You will support the University’s research-commercialisation system by managing the distribution of initial enquiries from academic members of staff. You will also co-ordinate team diaries and organise events, workshops and investment meetings. You will also provide regular administrative support to other teams in Research Services by, for example, processing the signature process for research contracts.
The main duties of the role are:
This role is fixed term with an end date of 30th June 2020.
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