Research Excellence Framework Project Manager Ref 0649

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Professional Services
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).  
Contract: Fixed term until 31 January 2021
Reference: 0649
Salary: Starting at £33,199 and rising to £39,609 per annum (pro rata if applicable)
Placed on: 07 February 2019 
Closing date: 01 March 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Interview date: 14 March 2019
Expected start date: As soon as possible

This vacancy is only open to those currently working at the University

Job description

Brighton and Sussex Medical School has created a Research Excellence Framework (REF) project manager post in order to prepare for our contribution to REF at the Universities of Brighton and Sussex. 

The Project Manager will be responsible for all elements of REF preparation working closely with the Dean, Director of Research and Knowledge Exchange, REF Lead and UOA1 Lead. 

The Project Manager will support the BSMS REF committee and work collaboratively with both Universities to model and prepare the final REF submission including outputs, impact cases and environment statement. 

The responsibilities and essential requirements of the post are as below.  This will be a secondment with immediate appointment until the REF submission is completed in early 2021.

Download job description and person specification Ref 0649 [PDF 122.36KB]

How to apply

Download our non-academic application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

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You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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