School Research Manager
Short info about job
Company: University of Sussex
Department: School of Business, Management and Economics, department of Professional Services
Salary: £39,992 to £47,722 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Professional or Managerial
Phone: +44-1456 5234954
Fax: +44-141 4783142
Detail information about job School Research Manager. Terms and conditions vacancy
The School of Business, Management and Economics is seeking to appoint a proactive and experienced Research Manager.
The School’s research has been ranked 1st in the UK for research in energy economics (Research Papers in Economics, 2017), 2nd in the UK for research in innovation (Research Papers in Economics, 2017) and 5th in the UK for value of research grant income (Chartered Association of Business Schools, 2017).
The Research Manager will work with the Director of Research and Knowledge Exchange to develop and implement the Research Strategy and to have oversight of the operational delivery of research activity. The post holder will manage a team of professional services staff with responsibility for research within the School.
They will liaise with central Research teams in both pre and post award and Research Quality Impact. The post holder will be a key driver in the School submission to the new Research Excellence Framework.
The appointed post holder will have a sound knowledge and understanding of research funding and policy in a higher education context, particularly in respect of business schools. Familiarity with EQUIS and other, related accreditations will be an advantage.
They will be an experienced project manager, partnership developer, stakeholder manager and a confident communicator.
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