Research Open Scholarship Supervisor Ref 8841

School/department: Library
Hours: Full-time or part time hours considered up to 36.5 hours per week. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need)
Contract: fixed-term (1 year)
Reference: 8841
Salary: starting at £27,131 to £31,411 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 01 August 2022
Closing date: 22 August 2022. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected Interview date: To be confirmed
Expected start date: To be confirmed

Job description

We are seeking to appoint a Research & Open Scholarship Supervisor for a fixed term role.

To succeed in this post, you will be highly motivated and able to work well both in a team environment and independently. Initiative, attention to detail, and the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, are essential. You will deliver information awareness and skills sessions for researchers, and provide both administrative and training support for Elements, the University’s current research information system.

You will require an understanding of the current Higher Education research environment, or a commitment to developing this.

The post will include occasional evening and weekend work.

For further information, contact:   Bethany Logan
                                                     (Research & Scholarship Librarian)

To apply, please complete the application form, making sure that you include details of how you meet the Person Specification.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download the full job description and person specification (reference number 8841) (PDF 166KB)

The University requires that work undertaken for the University is performed from the UK. 

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How to apply

Download our professional services application form - Dec 2020 [DOC 203.00KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

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

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

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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