Grants Assistant

Li Ka Shing Centre for Health Information and Discovery, Oxford

Applications to be received by 12pm on Thursday 5th of December 2019

Grade 5: £25,941 - £30,942 p..a.

We are looking to appoint for a Grants Assistant to join the administration office of the Li Ka Shing Centre for Health Information and Discovery which incorporates two related research institutes, NDM Research Building and Big Data Institute, at the heart of Oxford University's major biomedical campus in Headington.


You will assist the Senior Grants Officer and Business Manager in the effective and efficient day-to-day operation of the research administration section of the administration team, providing guidance to researchers to ensure a high quality service is delivered to the Institutes.


You will have good organisational and interpersonal skills to ensure the centre’s research grant applications and awards are managed and prioritised so that targets and deadlines are met.


You will be educated to A-Level standard or equivalent and must have strong numeracy skills and previous experience in a similar role involving financial administration and be highly organised. You will have excellent attention to detail and the ability to manage a varied workload under pressure. Previous knowledge of research grants and contracts is desirable but not essential.


The post is full-time and fixed-term for 2 years in the first instance.


Further particulars, including details on how to apply and links to further information, 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 applications is 12.00 noon on 5 December 2019.

Contact: Olivia Nash (01865 612682)