Deputy Research Manager

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 20.83 - £ 24.61 / Hourly
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Admin and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-052022-250683
  • Category
    Education & Childcare - Higher Education

Deputy Research Manager


Location: Holborn


Salary: £20.83 to £24.61 depending on experience


Duration: 5 - 6 months


Contract type: Temporary


Adecco are currently recruiting for a Deputy Research Manager to join a prestigious university; The Care Policy and Evaluation Centre (CPEC) is an internationally recognised research centre.


The opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated individual to join the Centre as soon as possible as a Deputy Research Manager to:



  • provide project management support to ongoing and new research awards;

  • coordinate the work across the Centre's research projects and activities;

  • support and facilitate the development of new research proposals;

  • work closely with project leads to identify and meet research project needs;

  • contribute to the development of the Centre's research strategy, and

  • where required, deputise for the Centre Manager.



Candidates should have:



  • Proven experience of effective project management, ideally for research projects;

  • Experience of working in higher education in a research administration role;

  • Demonstrable experience of devising administrative practice, policy and procedure;

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;

  • Capacity to develop and deliver strategy and action plans that take forward agreed priorities; and

  • Evidence of being self-motivated, proactive and able to work independently with limited supervision.


If you would like to find out more about this position, please upload your most up to date CV. We will contact all short-listed candidates.


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