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Project Coordinator, Engagement and Training Officer
Oxford Road, Manchester

Job reference: HUM-017171

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 05/08/2021

Salary: £32,816 - £40,322 per annum

Employment type: Fixed Term

Faculty/Organisation: Humanities

Division: Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research

Hours per week: Full time

Contract Duration: Until 30 September 2022

School / Directorate: School of Social Sciences

We wish to appoint a Project Coordinator, Engagement and Training Manager to help coordinate training, engage key stakeholders and deliver training events, for two important data skills training programmes (EOSC-FUTURE and UK Data Service)

This post will suit someone with an interest in open science, data management, data archives and data governance, who has a passion to communicate this knowledge to research communities. You will love coordinating and organizing projects and you will enjoy, and have experience of, engaging and building positive relationships with stakeholders.  You will possess excellent communication and presentation skills and enjoy writing in a variety of formats for different audiences, as well as having experience of handling and manipulating large numeric research datasets.

The post may involve some occasional travel within Europe, depending on the pandemic.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments will be made on merit.

Blended working arrangements may be considered                

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Vanessa Higgins

Email: ​​​​​​​

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:

Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.


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