Loughborough University

Research and Innovation Support Officer

Loughborough University

Package: Administrative Services Grade 5 from £27,979 - £32,982 per annum. Subject to annual pay award

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. 

Loughborough's Research and Innovation Office has an exciting opportunities for 2x Research and Innovation Support Officers to join our Research and Innovation Support Team. 

One will be open ended and one to be fixed term to 31st March 2025. 

This is a chance to grow professionally within the Loughborough University family and really make a difference in supporting world-leading research! 

The Research and Innovation Support Officers will be responsible for providing research administration support to academic colleagues throughout the full project lifecycle, from the initial costing and submission of high-quality proposals through to the ongoing financial management of active projects and project closure. 

You will join a busy team that is tasked with delivering high volumes of work, accurately and often to tight deadlines. Therefore, we are looking for highly organised individuals, who are proactive, adaptable and have excellent attention to detail. Whilst experience in a similar role would be beneficial, full training and support will be provided. 

For the full job description and person specification please see here.

Informal Enquiries

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 here.

Closing Date: 15th October 2023

Interviews will be held on: 26th October 2023