Job title: BRF Admin and Project Coordinator
Location: The Francis Crick Institute, Midland Road, London
Contract: Permanent, Full time
Salary: From £26,000 per annum with benefits, subject to skills and experience
Vacancy ID: 12847
The position of BRF Admin and Project Coordinator will provide professional administration and support services to the whole of the Biological Research Facility (BRF) and scientific users of The Francis Crick Institute. The post holder will take lead, as required, in drafting BRF project scopes and coordinate any projects BRF run at a time, assuring outputs are achieved and timelines and legal scope are fulfilled. The person will be pivotal in creation and dissemination of communications within BRF and beyond.
The BRF Admin and Project Coordinator will be responsible for purchasing goods and services on behalf of BRF where required, will liaise with procurement and will thereby assure value for money is achieved and relevant procurement and financial procedures and policies are followed at all times. The post holder will provide support to the BRF Business Administration Manager in assurance of smooth running of the BRF office and will be a main point of contact for contractors, service users and others needing access to the animal units working and will assure that barrier protocol and barrier flow are followed according to microbiological recommendation.
The Francis Crick Institute is a biomedical discovery institute dedicated to understanding the fundamental biology underlying health and disease. Its work is helping to understand why disease develops and to translate discoveries into new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat illnesses such as cancer, heart disease, stroke, infections, and neurodegenerative diseases.
An independent organisation, its founding partners are the Medical Research Council (MRC), Cancer Research UK, Wellcome, UCL (University College London), Imperial College London and King’s College London.
The Crick was formed in 2015, and in 2016 it moved into a new state-of-the-art building in central London which brings together 1500 scientists and support staff working collaboratively across disciplines, making it the biggest biomedical research facility under in one building in Europe.
The Francis Crick Institute will be world-class with a strong national role. Its distinctive vision for excellence includes commitments to collaboration; developing emerging talent and exporting it the rest of the UK; public engagement; and helping turn discoveries into treatments as quickly as possible to improve lives and strengthen the economy.
• If you are interested in applying for this role, please apply via our website.
• The closing date for applications is 05 January 2020 at 23:45.
• All offers of employment are subject to successful security screening and continuous eligibility to work in the United Kingdom.
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