The Centre of Tropical Medicine and Global Health is a collection of research groups within the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, who are permanently based in Africa and Asia. Our research ranges from clinical studies to behavioural sciences, with capacity building integral to all of our activities. Tropical Medicine and Global Health recruits for a number of research and professional support roles. Scroll down the page to see the current job vacancies by location.
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Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, NDM Research Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford
Grade 6: £27,057 – £32,277 p.a.
The Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health is looking for a Research Grants Officer who will join the administrative team responsible for supporting UK and overseas academic staff in the following:- the preparation of grant applications, post-award grant management, research-related contract management, dealing with sponsors, audit preparation, budgeting and disseminating relevant information to grant holders.
You will work alongside researchers at the leading edge of science and contribute towards providing detailed advice and information on external research sponsors’ funding opportunities, scheme terms and conditions, on the costing and pricing of research and on University policy and procedures.
Training and mentoring will be provided by the Research Grants and Contracts Manager. You should be educated to degree level and have experience in a similar finance or administrative position. A high level of organisational ability, excellent attention to detail and the capacity to manage a varied workload under pressure and meet deadlines are all essential.
The post is available for a fixed-term of 12 months in the first instance (secondment cover), with the possibility of extension
Only applications received before 12.00 midday on Wednesday 11 March 2015 will be considered. Interviews will be held on Thursday 19 March 2015.