Job offer in england Funding Information and Research Officer (FIRO) at University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Maternity Cover

This post is temporary to 31st January 2018

The Project Support Office (PSO) is seeking an enthusiastic individual to join their team as a Funding Information and Research Officer.

You will gain an in-depth knowledge of the funding landscape and work with identified Faculties to raise awareness of funding opportunities, by delivering workshops, 1 to1 meetings with staff, bulletins and other appropriate mechanisms.

You will support identified Faculties and Departments by working directly with academic staff and supporting them with bid development and submission, alongside Faculty Enterprise/Income Generation Teams, to raise the quality of bids and increase the research and innovation profile of the Faculties. Knowledge of the bidding lifecycle and good drafting and writing skills are therefore essential.

You will be required to work with a wide range of audiences to inspire, encourage and build capacity, therefore will have had experience of delivering workshops and tailoring information to different audiences.

You will work with PSO to facilitate cross-Faculty working and stimulate interest in interdisciplinary bidding and also support with PSO communications and manage sections of the PSO website to ensure key stakeholders are engaged.

The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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