The University of Wolverhampton

Project Officer

Location
Wolverhampton Campus
Faculty/Department
Research Institute for Information and Language Processing
Contract Type
Temporary
Advert Status
Salary
26,829 to 29,301 pa
Closing Date
05/07/2017
Job Reference
10843

This post is temporary for 2 years

 

To provide project support in respect of externally funded projects to the Research Group in Computational Linguistics. You will monitor on-going projects in terms of progress, deliverables and expenditures, support the writing of new project proposals, offer the latest information on funding opportunities from diverse sources, and assist Principal Investigators of projects and other members of the Research Group as required.

 

You should have experience of writing various reports and documents, of monitoring project progress, of recording and monitoring financial information, of monitoring project finances, and of bid preparation. You should also have knowledge of funding sources and opportunities.

 

Experience of working in or with commercial organisations would be desirable. We require you to be proficient in the use of the English language and have excellent communication skills (preferably to include foreign language skills as you will work in a dynamic international environment). English revision skills are desirable. You will need to be well-organised, able to meet deadlines and to work with minimal supervision. You should be able to work in a flexible manner (including outside of standard office hours) and under pressure. Some European travel may be required. For informal enquiries please contact Yvonne Skalban on Y.Skalban@wlv.ac.uk.  


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