Research Support agent:
Job location: Oxford
You will work with Principal Investigators (PIs) on all stages of a grant or project's life, from setting up a new project to closing a project once it has ended. You will need to maintain an up-to-date expertise of the requirements and regulations of research funders, and develop this to accommodate new funders, systems, and procedures as part of your professional development. You will also act as the Departmental Research Ethics Committee secretary.
You will have excellent communication, interpersonal and IT expertise and will be highly organized with the capability to prioritise work with competing deadlines. You will also be educated to degree level or have equivalent practice, and you will have practice of administration in a research or public sector environment, or another large and complex organization.
For a full list of responsibilities and selection criteria for this post, please view the job description below. The Department is committed to valuing equality and diversity and we welcome candidates from all backgrounds to apply for this post.
You will be located in the Department of Sociology, 42-43 Park End Street, Oxford, OX1 1JD and will have the opportunity to work remotely for part of the week if desired (it is expected that the postholder will need to work on-site for a minimum of three days per week).
This position is full time and fixed-term for two years in the first instance.
The closing date for applications is 12.00 midday on Monday 21st February 2022.
Interviews are expected to take place on Monday 7th March 2022.