Job Opportunity: Grant & Award Support Officer at the University of the West of England (application deadline: 16 April 2023)

The University of the West of England (UWE), which is situated in Bristol, is currently seeking to recruit a Grant and Award Support Officer (enter “Grant & Award Support Officer” in the search box). For someone looking to gain experience of grants and fundraising in a team setting, this could be a good opportunity.

This is a full-time post, temporary post for 10 months with a salary of between £28,929 and £32,411 per annum.

The job is available for job share and, although based on the University’s Frenchay Campus, can be a mixture of hybrid  and remote working. The University particularly encourages applications from Black, Asian, Multiple Heritage or Other Minoritised Ethnic candidates, to ensure the strongest application pool possible. The University is also a disability confident employer.

The deadline for applications is Sunday 16th April 2023. 

Please forward details to anyone in your networks who may be interested in finding out more or applying.

The job is based in the University’s Research Business and Innovation (RBI) department, which  supports, develops and enhances UWE Bristol’s research, researchers and it’s research community whilst promoting business engagement aims and ambitions.

The successful applicant will to collaborate closely with a team of Grant & Award Support Coordinators and Officers to support academics with applications for research funding, as well as helping them to set up and run their research projects. The skills and experience to work as a Grant & Award Hub Officer can be acquired, but team members must be able to communicate, think creatively and put the University’s customers at the heart of everything  they do.

For an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Michelle Wells on 0117 328 7928 or email: michelle.wells@uwe.ac.uk.

Further information about this job opportunity and details on how to apply can be found on the University’s website (enter “Grant & Award Support Officer” in the search box).