Senior Researcher Development Coordinator Ref 0386

School/department: Research & Enterprise Division
Hours: Full time or part-time hours considered up to a maximum of 1.0 full-time equivalent. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Fixed term for 6 months
Reference: 0386
Salary: starting at £25,482 and rising to £29,515 per annum
Placed on: 27 November 2018.
Closing date: 3 January 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: 18 January 2019
Expected start date: TBC.

Job description

We are seeking a highly motivated individual with excellent administrative, communication and organisational skills to support the Researcher Development Programme, a busy year-round programme of training and events for doctoral researchers at Sussex.

The role will include:

  • Co-ordinating and providing effective administrative support for the Researcher Development Programme
  • Administering funding schemes to support the professional development of doctoral researchers
  • Co-ordinating relevant online communications

The successful candidate will be experienced in managing a busy workload, and able to meet competing deadlines whilst maintaining a consistently high level of attention to detail and accuracy.

Download the full job description and person specification Ref 0386 (188.75KB)

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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