The Research Services Directorate is a key enabler to the delivery of the University's Research and Impact Strategy, a successful next REF submission and meeting research income targets.
The part-time (0.5 FTE) role is within the Research Finance pillar of the Cornwall Research Services cluster, situated at our Penryn Campus Office. The role provides overarching support, training and quality assurance for all research finance activity, including research applications and budget monitoring; financial authorisation for applications; financial stewardship for live grants; provision of live grant information to support grant holders and colleges; financial reporting to sponsors and other external bodies; support to the management of studentships and grant administration. Research Finance staff based at Penryn support activity in all six Colleges and work closely with colleagues based in Exeter.
We are looking for someone with excellent customer service skills, organisational skills and attention to detail. You will be enthusiastic and adaptable with prior experience of working in a team to deliver multiple objectives and deadlines. You will be able to handle complex enquiries and process information and data efficiently and effectively and will be solution focused.