Loughborough University

Research and Innovation Contracts Manager

Loughborough University

Package: Management and Specialist Grade 6 from £33,348 to £43,155 per annum. Subject to annual pay award.

Join our Research and Innovation Office

We are investing heavily in the growth and development of our Research and Innovation Office and are recruiting to a large number of roles to strengthen our high-performing service.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Research and Innovation Contracts Manager (1st Phase) to join our Research and Innovation team.

We are seeking 2 Research and Innovation Contracts Managers to join the busy Research and Innovation Contracts Team. You will have your own caseload and you will be responsible for drafting, reviewing and negotiating a range of research and innovation related agreements, from sub-contracts and grant disbursement agreements to complex and challenging multi-party research collaboration agreements and industrially funded contracts, with a portfolio covering a wide variety of collaborators and funders.

These posts will be focussed on providing high quality and responsive contracts support for Loughborough University’s UK Aid Research Programmes.

The successful candidates will be a confident and able communicator with the ability to build relationships, negotiate effectively, and communicate often complex issues to a wide range of people. The ability to work in a close-knit team with a commitment to providing the highest standards of service is also essential.

If you have any questions about this role, please contact RIO HR on rio.hr@mailbox.lboro.ac.uk

Find out more about our exceptional team and the opportunities available, by visiting our recruitment campaign microsite. 

Closing date: Monday 12th June 2023 midnight

Interview Date: Tuesday 27th June 2023

Please use this link to access the job description and person specification.