Research Funding Officer

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Brain Tumour Research is looking for a Research Funding Officer to be part of the Research and Policy team, working with the Director of Research and others in the team to manage the administration of our growing portfolio. As Research Funding Officer, you will be taking the lead in the grants management of our awards.

Position: Research Funding Officer

Location: Head Office, Milton Keynes. We offer a hybrid working model, where team members are expected to be in the office for a minimum of three days per week.

Salary: £32,000-£35,000 per annum

Contract / Hours: Full time, 35 hours per week

Benefits: Holiday entitlement, 25 days per annum, excluding UK Public Holidays, death in service policy, access to an Employee Assistance Programme and option to join our healthcare scheme.

Closing Date: 6th August 2024

First Interview: 20th August 2024

Second Interview: 28th August 2024

About the Role

As the Research Funding Officer, you will manage the awards, liaise with our grantholders and implement research funding management practices. You will be expected to keep up to date on brain tumour research globally. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is scientifically or clinically trained, wants to remain involved in medical research, but is looking to develop a career in research and grants management. Working with the Director of Research and others in the team you will manage the administration of our growing portfolio of research awards.

About You

If you would like to join an exciting, innovative, and ambitious charity, with a passion for finding a cure for brain tumours, then we would love to hear from you.

Do you have:

  • A graduate qualification in a relevant science discipline 
  • Experience and interest in biomedical research or life sciences
  • Awareness of Brain Tumour Research’s aims as a charity

 Read the full job description here

About Brain Tumour Research

Brain Tumour Research is an exciting, innovative and ambitious charity. We are passionate about finding a cure for brain tumours through the establishment of dedicated Brain Tumour Research Centres of Excellence around the UK.

We are invested in our employees and are proud to be accredited by Investors in People.

To apply: Please send your CV with a covering letter, demonstrating why you are a suitable candidate, how you could add value to our organisation and detailing your current salary to: 

Candidates may also have experience in or looking for a career in: Scientific Funding Officer, Graduate Funding Officer, Research Grant Officer, Grants Advisor, Research Programme Officer.

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