Loughborough University

Research and Innovation Support Officer

Loughborough University

Based in the heart of the UK, Loughborough University is one of the country's leading universities with world-leading research.

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

The Research and Innovation Office plays a leading role in shaping and delivering the University’s research and innovation activities and provides a high quality, added value and seamless service to researchers across the research development pipeline. 

We are currently recruiting for Research and Innovation Support Officers to join our Research and Innovation Support Team.

The role is offered on a full time and open-ended contract basis, on an Administrative Grade 5 salary of £27,979 - £32,982 per annum. In addition, we offer 20 days of annual leave, plus Bank Holidays and University closure days, family-friendly policies, hybrid dynamic working arrangements, fantastic on-campus facilities, and many other benefits.

About the role

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 more information refer to the Job Description and Person Specification.

If this role sounds of interest, we would love to hear from you.

Informal Enquiries

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

The closing date for receipt of applications: Sunday 10th March

Interviews will be held on: Thursday 28th March