|£32,332 to £34,980 per annum (Grade 5)
|6th December 2023
|8th January 2024
The ground-breaking Media Cymru programme is supercharging Cardiff Capital Region’s thriving media sector in order to develop a global hub for environmentally sustainable and inclusive media innovation. Launched in 2022, Media Cymru will work with more than 100 businesses over the course of a five-year programme to drive sustainable economic growth through a range of targeted research, development and innovation (RD&I) activities. Led by Cardiff University, Media Cymru brings together 22 media production, broadcast, technology, university and local leadership partners for the first time. The £50m programme is funded through UKRI’s flagship Strength in Places Fund, Cardiff Capital Region, Creative Wales, industry partners and universities.
The Project Officer will provide support for all aspects of the day-to-day management and administration of Media Cymru and the Centre for the Creative Economy, working with colleagues across the University to ensure the effective and timely development and delivery of key systems, processes and procedures, with a particular focus on supporting funding competitions for businesses. The role holder will support the Fund Manager with the development and delivery of industry RD&I projects, financial management, key performance indicator (KPI) monitoring, award monitoring, data management and partnership development. They will support the organisation of meetings and events involving consortium partners and a wide range of external stakeholders.
It is the University's policy to use the person specification as a tool for shortlisting. Candidates should evidence that they meet all of the essential criteria as well as, where relevant, the desirable. You are required to submit written evidence of how you fulfil each of the Essential Criteria in the Person Specification (and if met Desirable Criteria), using the same order/numbering in which they appear, in the form of a supporting statement. Please save as 'Name_17850BR_Supporting Statement' when uploading your attachment so it can easily be identified.
This post is full-time and fixed-term until 31 December 2026.
Closing date: Monday, 8 January 2024
Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.
Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world. In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.
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