Research Administrator

Closing Date
Friday, 28th January 2022
Job Type
Administrative Professional & Managerial
£19209 to £22254 per annum (pro-rata if applicable) depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.

Applications are invited for the above post to work in the Faculty of Engineering across the various UK campuses (mainly Jubilee Campus and University Park). 

The successful candidate will join a team providing professional administrative support to members of academic and research staff across the Faculty of Engineering.

Duties will involve carrying out a range of research related administration activities, including arranging meetings and events, taking minutes, dealing with emails, telephone enquiries and general office-based tasks. 

Candidates should have experience in a relevant role, they should also have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work on their own initiative. 

Excellent IT skills are essential (MS Office, including Excel, Word and Outlook), experience of other web-based software would also be an advantage. 

There are 2 full-time (36.25 hours), permanent posts available. Arrangements for job share would be considered.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Donna Astill-Shipman, email Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

Our University has always been a supportive, inclusive, caring and positive community. We warmly welcome those of different cultures, ethnicities and beliefs – indeed this very diversity is vital to our success, it is fundamental to our values and enriches life on campus. We welcome applications from UK, Europe and from across the globe. For more information on the support we offer our international colleagues, see our Moving to Nottingham pages.

For successful international applicants, we provide financial support for your visa and the immigration health surcharge, plus an interest-free loan to help cover the cost of immigration-related expenses for any dependants accompanying you to the UK. For more information please see the our webpage on Financial support for visas and the immigration health surcharge.

This role will not attract sufficient points to obtain a sponsored Skilled Worker visa under the UK Visas & Immigration points based immigration system, however applications are welcome from candidates who don't currently have the right to work in the UK, but who would be eligible to obtain a valid visa via another route.