Research Manager Ref 4398

School/department: School of Media, Arts & Humanities
Hours: Full time considered up to a maximum of 37.5 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Permanent
Reference: 4398 
Salary: Starting at £33,797 to £40,322 per annum, pro rata if part time current salary scales can be found here
Placed on: 14 October 2020
Closing date:  29 October 2020  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: TBC
Expected start date: November 2020

Job description

This vacancy is only open to those currently employed by the University.

The School of Media, Arts & Humanities (MAH) is seeking to appoint a Research Manager to work closely with the School of Media, Arts & Humanities (MAH) Leadership Group and the School’s Research Management Team to plan, develop, and manage the implementation of the research components of the School strategy. This post is to provide professional managerial leadership for the research, environment, impact and activity in the School, managing the School’s research portfolio, research admin staff and research operations, complementing senior counterparts in Finance, Research & Enterprise, HR and the School.

Please contact Jacqui Guillemard at for informal enquiries.

Download job description and person specification Ref 4398 [PDF 275.58KB]

Please note that the University of Sussex is unable to provide visa sponsorship for this position, and thus any applicant should ensure that they have the legal right to work in the UK for the period of the post. The University of Sussex requires all successful applicants to provide proof of permission to work in the UK before they commence work. Should you therefore require further information, please visit the Home Office website.

How to apply

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