Grants Manager, Systems Biology Ireland, School of Medicine (HR REF: 010562)
Contract Duration: 36 months.
Closing Date: 17.00 hrs (Local Irish Time) on Monday 20th August 2018. Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified via the UCD e-recruitment page.
Salary: €56,595 - €89,001 per annum
Applications: Detailed job description and online application accessible via the UCD Online Job Application System, searching with HR Ref 010562.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION: The Grants Manager is an exciting, hands-on and delivery-focused role. The Grants Manager will be encouraged to be entrepreneurial and deliver innovation in the performance of their role, and be afforded significant autonomy and responsibility for establishing and subsequently managing a range of grant pre- and post-award support services. This will include identifying appropriate funding calls and working directly with SBI researchers to submit competitive and high value proposals at the pre-award phase. For the pre-award phase, the Grants Manager will be required to work simultaneously with a broad range of stakeholder groups on different types of proposals with varying levels of complexity. The Grants Manager will manage the proposal development process and provide input to areas such as project design, project management, articulating impact, resourcing and budget negotiation.
The SBI Grants Office is part of the integrated Management and Administration team within SBI. The key role of the SBI Grants Office is to facilitate and support SBI researchers in the development of competitive applications for national and international research funding.
The principal duties of the post will be to provide professional support to the research community, in order to increase SBI Researchers funding potential for the full research project lifecycle from pre-award to post-award project management.