Cardiff Business School
Managerial, Professional and Specialist Staff MPSS
Cardiff Business School Research Development Officer : Funding & Programmes Date advert posted : Monday, 13 May 2019Closing date : Thursday, 30 May 2019Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment.
We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world.
In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.
Cardiff Business School is particularly looking to recruit from under-represented groups within the School.
Duties and ResponsibilitiesKey Duties
award reporting and evaluation.
Duties and Responsibilities Key Duties
Essential CriteriaQualifications and Education1. Degree / NVQ 4 or equivalent Professional membership / experience.Knowledge, Skills and Experience2.
Substantial experience of working in a research administration role.3. Able to demonstrate professional knowledge of preparing research funding bids and development activities.
4. Able to give high quality advice and guidance to internal and external service users.5. Able to set up standard office systems and procedures and proactively suggest, implement and evaluate continuous improvements as appropriate.
Customer Service, Communication and Team Working6. Ability to communicate conceptually detailed and complex information effectively and professionally with a wide range of people.
7. Evidence of ability to explore the needs of service users and to adapt the service accordingly to ensure a quality service is delivered.
identifying and proposing practical solutions and resolving problems with range of potential outcomes.9. Evidence of ability to work unsupervised to deadlines, planning and setting priorities for own work and that of others and monitoring progress.
Other10. Fluency in Welsh, written or oral, or a commitment to learn.Desirable Criteria11. Postgraduate / Professional qualification in a relevant discipline.
12. Experience of working in a Higher Education environment13. Evidence of demonstrable knowledge of key advances in academic research and wider policy as it relates to Business Schools, as well as the major sponsors of research in Business Schools and UK academia.
Qualifications and Education
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Customer Service, Communication and Team Working
Planning, Analysis and Problem solving
A Supporting Statement or Cover Letter must be completed before you begin making your application on line as you will be required to upload it.
The title you give your documents should include your name and the post reference number (four-digit number ending "BR").
Candidates should evidence how they meet all the essential criteria as well as, where relevant, the desirable. If candidates do not provide written evidence, in separate supporting document(s), of how they meet all of our essential criteria their application will not be progressed.
Management & Executive