The Research Development Office (RDO) at Victoria's Kelburn campus is looking for a switched-on, fast learner, with an eye for detail to join our team.
The RDO supports and assists Researchers with funding opportunities, grant applications, and research contracts.
The successful applicant will work closely with the team to prepare budgets, contracts and subcontracts, and help manage grants post-
award including contract variations, contract monitoring, budget preparation, and reporting.
You'll also be the front-line contact for calls and enquiries, communicating with internal staff as well as external stakeholders.
There will also be the opportunity to assist other teams and projects, enhancing your career development and industry knowledge.
Excellent communication, problem-solving and database skills coupled with a genuine customer-focused approach, will be essential to success in this role.
Demonstrated experience as both a team player and a self-starter would be a definite advantage.
You will likely have an interest in research and for the right person, this is a role that could grow in its potential to add value.
The role is 37.5 hours per week.
Salary level Band 5 : Steps between $43,955 to $51,491 per annum
For further information about this role contact Dan Thompson, Contracts Manager, Research Development Office : dan.thompson vuw.ac.nz
Applications close Friday, 20 July 2018.