Reference: A3891Description: Plymouth University is a dynamic and innovative place to work and study, transforming lives through education, world-class research and innovation on a global stage.
SERIO is a leading provider of applied socio-economic research and analysis with clients ranging from government departments to regional and local public, private and third sector organisations. At the heart of SERIO - part of the University's Research and Innovation department - is a dedicated, inter-disciplinary team of staff experienced in research theory and methods.
This is a key research position in an applied research unit at Plymouth University. Working under the supervision of the Head of SERIO, the Research Manager will manage a portfolio of applied research projects and work with the SERIO team to secure additional work.
They will play a key role in winning and delivering a range of applied research projects and the post will involve:
Writing proposals and winning new research projects;Managing teams of researchers to deliver work to the full satisfaction of our clients;Contribute expertise to existing studies;Contribute to business development and the running of SERIO
Flexible working and travel within the UK will be required.
Clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service will be required for this position.
This is a full-time position working 37 hours per week, and is fixed-term to cover a period of maternity leave which is anticipated to be for approximately 6 months in the first instance.
Please note that this role is a fixed term contract covering a permanent role due to maternity leave. If you are currently at risk of redundancy and considering this position under redeployment you will not be entitled to redundancy payment when the post holder returns to work and your contract ends.
For an informal discussion, please contact Allice Hocking (Head of SERIO); firstname.lastname@example.org ; 01752 588330 or Jude Pearson (Senior Research Manager) email@example.com 01752 588953
Plymouth University is committed to an inclusive culture and respecting diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
The University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women's career in STEMM academia.
Job Description Region: Location: PlymouthSalary: £32277 to £37394 pa- Grade 7Package: Full-time, Fixed- term
Posted 142 days ago