29 days ago
PERMANENT and LOCUM Research Contracts Manager required to join a prestigious London University. The successful candidate will be required to work within a dedicated, supportive team to provide comprehensive research contracts negotiation and management services.
- Drafting, negotiating and advising on a wide range of research agreements; this involves an equally broad base of funders and collaborators
- Representing clients at meetings both with external funders and collaborators along with their legal representatives
- Liaising with research and academic staff to establish contracting requirements and finalising matters
- Providing specialist advice with respect to complex legal/ contractual issues
This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic, hard working individual who is looking to develop their skills within a Higher Education setting. You do not have to be a qualified solicitor for this position, however experience working within a University setting or within an industry such as pharmaceuticals, would be advantageous.
The role is currently available on a remote working basis with continued flexible working in the future.
Experience and qualities
- Experience of drafting, negotiating and concluding research contract
- Excellent communication skills and pragmatism
- Practice in identifying and assessing potential down-side risks in conducting research
- Able to prioritise and manage a large, complex workload
- A high level of competency in standard software packages
Please send across your most updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and your availability if you are interested to avoid missing out.
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