|£45,585 to £54,395 pro rata if part time
|28th November 2023
|3rd January 2024
An exciting opportunity has arisen at the University of Sussex Business School for a high-performing professional to lead our newly funded Bennett Institute for Innovation and Policy Acceleration, which will seek to address some of the greatest challenges facing society today. The role is critical to ensuring the Institute’s formative stages are designed, coordinated and evaluated rapidly and effectively so that its impact can be keenly felt as early as possible.
The post holder will be responsible for overall management of the work programme, including day-to-day operations, reporting, communications, supporting stakeholder engagement, and overseeing the Institutes emerging externally funded research. They will work collaboratively with the Institute Director and any evolving management structures to develop and realise the strategic vision of the institute, and in so doing support the University’s ambition to create a world-leading centre of research excellence.
We are looking for a curious self-starter, able to work independently and take initiative. You should be confident working with autonomy and be able to engage with high profile stakeholders.
We offer a friendly, respectful and flexible work environment, with scope to meet, work with and learn alongside researchers and policy practitioners from different cultures, disciplines and sectors, along with room for you to pursue particular interests and development opportunities within the role description.
Please contact the Institute Director, Professor Benjamin Sovacool Benjamin.email@example.com or the School’s Senior Research Manager, Ryan Giddings Ryan.Giddings@sussex.ac.uk, for informal enquiries.
For full details and how to apply, click the 'Apply' button above.
The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
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