Group Projects Manager
Mathematical Institute, Andrew Wiles Building, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter, Woodstock Road, Oxford

Grade 6: £28,660 - £34,189 p.a.

The Mathematical Institute invites applications for the new post of Group Projects Manager. In this exciting and challenging role, the Group Projects Manager will act as the key research support officer for the Complexity Economics Group at the Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School. This post provides a great opportunity to join a vibrant research community in an essential and central support role with varied responsibilities. This is a full-time, 36 month fixed-term position, and is available for an immediate start.

The postholder will provide essential support to the group, which is composed of roughly 25 graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, staff and visitors, with a grant portfolio consisting of several research projects, with a total funding of around £5 million. Responsibilities will include project coordination and award management, event management, research resources management, assistance with funding applications and internal and external communication. The selected candidate will also act as PA for the Programme Director, Professor J Doyne Farmer, overseeing his calendar, travel arrangements, and offering related support and be an integral part of the INET admin team, helping to contribute to the administration of the research centre as a whole, of which the Complexity Economics group forms a part.

With a first degree (or equivalent professional experience), you will have excellent organisational skills, outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to produce high quality documentation. You will also have PA and administrative skills and experience, experience in coordinating events, and proven IT skills. You will have the ability to work independently in a complex and changing environment and some experience of managing budgets.

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Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Thursday 9 May 2019 can be considered.