Research Contracts Support Officer

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 18.65 - £ 18.66 / Hourly
  • Category
    Legal - Public Sector Legal
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Education and Childcare
  • External Reference
    JN-102021-211163

We are currently looking for Research Contracts Support Officer to work within the office near South Kensington full time or hybrid working 3 days in office, 2 days from home. The position is to start immediately for 3-4 months. Pay £18.66ph.


Duties would include:



  • Creating/updating records on SharePoint (or whatever tracking platform we use in the future);

  • Following up on referrals when no response within a pre-determined period;

  • Chasing when we need someone else's action when a contract is urgent;

  • Processing the contract closure (closing the record on SharePoint; storing copies on shared folders as applicable) and hand-over;

  • Carrying out Due Diligence (whatever part of that remains the responsibility of Research Contracts);

  • Confirming costing approval status on WorkTribe (and confirming contractual budgets are in line with WT budgets, including liaising, where appropriate, with Research Services);

  • General team administrative support, e.g. track team "to-do" actions, sorting out mail (post or courier hard-copies to partners).



Why work with Adecco:



  • 20 days annual leave 9 days bank holiday

  • Perks at work - discount vouchers and points to spend

  • Support program with 24/7 helpline

  • Eye care vouchers

  • Competitive pension scheme



If this is the role for you, then apply today! Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Adecco is an equal opportunities provider.

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