Title Research Administrator within a leading University – Immediate Start!
Location London
Salary £19 – £22 per hour
Job Type
Job Information

Our client, a leading London University, are looking for a Research Administrator to step into the dynamic role on a temporary basis. This position would suit a candidate who is used to working within a research environment and supporting Academics.


As a Research Administrator, you would be required to provide the University department with day-to-day support which will include administering data collection, cleansing and entry for the Research Grants as they develop a new department. Excellent organisation and time management skills are essential for this role, if you feel you have the required experience and skills, please apply today!


Research Administrator Responsibilities:


  • Provide support for grant applications, including assisting the costing process and ensuring compliance with the Departments regulations
  • Act as the first point of contact for research grants within the Department
  • Liaise with multiple departments alongside both internal and external Stakeholders in order to resolve queries
  • Ensure that deadlines are met for application submissions
  • Manage and resolve all data concerns with pre-award staff and management
  • Liaise with academic staff and contracting staff to collate pre-award information
  • Supporting staff for procurement
  • Manage expense claims


Research Administrator Skills and Experience:


  • Strong knowledge of research projects and funding
  • Experience with pre-awards grants is desirable
  • Budget administration
  • Financial administration experience to process expenses and work with the school Manager to monitor management accounts
  • Able to prioritise heavy workloads to tight timeframes
  • Excellent communication skills, a high standard of written and verbal English skills
  • A high attention to detail and the ability to work well under pressure
  • Proactive and positive approach to work

If you think this is the right role for you then please apply today!

Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response, occasionally due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application may not have been successful this time but we will keep your details on file and may contact you with future opportunities.