Senior Project Manager (Ion Quantum Technology Group) Ref: 7623

School/department: Mathematical and Physical Sciences/Physics and Astronomy
Hours: Part time hours considered up to a maximum of 0.5 FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Fixed term initially for 12 months, with possibility of extension
Reference: 7623
Salary: starting at £34,304 to £40,927 per annum, pro rata
Placed on: 4 January 2022.
Closing date:  3 February 2022.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: 14 February 2022 or soon thereafter.
Expected start date: 1 March 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Job description

Applications are invited for a Experienced project manager with a record of successfully project managing large projects ideally with technical background and with a record of working independently.

The salary offered will be appropriate to the qualifications, standing and experience of the successful candidate.

You can find out more about the group at:

Please include with your completed application form a CV, cover letter, the contact details of three referees and a document explaining how you address each of the person specifications criteria.

The University is committed to equality and valuing diversity, and applications are particularly welcomed from women and black and minority ethnic candidates, who are under-represented in academic posts in Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine and Mathematics (STEMM) at Sussex.

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 7623) (PDF XKB)

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

Visa Sponsorship Queries:

This role has been assigned an eligible SOC code and meets the salary requirements for Skilled Worker Sponsorship. Please consult our Skilled Worker Visa information page  for further information about Visa Sponsorship.

Please note that this position may be subject to ATAS clearance if you require visa sponsorship.

How to apply

Download our academic application form [DOC 199.50KB] and Personal Details and Equal Opportunities Form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

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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