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Research Grants Portfolio Assistant (2 Year FTC)

We have recently registered a fantastic opportunity for a Research Grants Portfolio Assistant to join an organisation based in Headington. As the Research Grants Portfolio Assistant, you will be responsible for managing this organisation research grants from application to award and then close-down.

Job Overview

Division:
Finance
Salary:
£25.5k - 30.5k per year
Location:
Headington, Oxfordshire, England
Work Type:
Permanent
Job:
18683
Date Posted:
2019-05-14
Hiring Organisation:
Allen Associates

Research Grants Portfolio Assistant

We have recently registered a fantastic opportunity for a Research Grants Portfolio Assistant to join an organisation based in Headington. As the Research Grants Portfolio Assistant, you will be responsible for managing this organisation research grants from application to award and then close-down.

Research Grants Portfolio Assistant Responsibilities

As the Research Grants Portfolio Assistant some of your duties will include:

  • Supporting researchers with applications
  • Setting up successful awards
  • Checking overseas financial accounts
  • Reviewing project expenditure
  • Producing annotated financial reports
  • Reporting spend to sponsors

Research Grants Portfolio Assistant Experience

The Research Grants Portfolio Assistant will be a detail orientated, highly organised individual with previous experience in a similar role; likely involving financial administration. This varied role will require you to be able to manage a wide-ranging workload effectively under pressure. In order to be successful in this role you will have strong numeracy skills and be able to work to tight deadlines. Experience using Oracle or in a grant focused role would be beneficial, but not a necessity.

Research Grants Portfolio Assistant Rewards

In addition to a competitive salary you will also receive the following benefits:

  • 30 days annual leave plus 8 days bank holidays
  • Excellent training and learning opportunities
  • Pension Scheme
  • Transport scheme
  • Healthcare
  • Limited car parking

Location

Based in Headington, OX3, there is limited on-site parking, but the site is accessible via public transport.

The Company

This is a brilliant opportunity to join an organisation with a friendly and collaborative team culture, with an aim to make a difference. As the Research Grants Portfolio Assistant you will be part of a thriving and busy department, with many opportunities to develop your career further.

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