Salary: Grade 7: £32,236 - £39,609 p.a.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Big Data Institute working with Professor Deirdre Hollingsworth and the neglected tropical disease (NTD) Modelling Consortium. As Project Manager you will work with the Scientific Manager and the Principal Investigator to design, manage and deliver financial and administrative reporting, planning and reporting of delivery of scientific outputs for two large grants with international sub-awardees. You will join a diverse and creative team who aim to deliver high quality research addressing real world problems with a passion for creating impact on health at a global level.
You will develop communication methods for The Consortium, ensuring an efficient mechanism for exchange of information, ideas, as well as project goals, supporting the group in developing new grant applications by developing budgets, ensuring compliance with funder conditions and co-ordinating submission processes. In addition, you will manage all financial aspects of grants both internally and with project partners and coordinate activities to ensure project deliverables and milestones are met in a timely manner.
You must have a degree, ideally in a field related to biology, epidemiology or mathematics or combination of education and experience. You will also have project co-ordination experience, the ability to work on multiple projects with varying deadlines and deliverables and be able to support management of financial and operational and research budgets. Highly organised with an ability to manage a vast amount of relatively complex information and to prioritise a demanding workload with competing deadlines is also essential.
This full-time position is fixed-term until 30 June 2021 in the first instance.
Further particulars, including details of how to apply, can be obtained from the document below. Applications for this vacancy should be made online and you will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your application.
The closing date for this post will be 12.00 noon on Monday 25 February 2019.