Project Manager


Grade 6: £29,176 - £34,804 per annum

Closing date

Oct 01, 2020 12:00PM


We are seeking a full-time Project Manager (part time applicants will be considered) to join the Oxford Thermofluids Institute (OTI) at the Department of Engineering Science (Osney). The post is fixed-term for two years.

The role is to provide efficient administrative support and financial management of a research project portfolio for the Oxford Thermofluids Institute (OTI). You will ensure projects are delivered successfully to budget, and reporting aspects are completed to the satisfaction of the department and funder. You will be expected to manage the finance and administration on a number of research projects held by academics, so you must be able to manage your time and prioritise tasks without supervision.

You should possess financial management experience within a research environment and the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people, including external funders, academic, technical and administrative staff.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Stewart Wharf (email:

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Only online applications received before 12.00 midday on 1 October 2020 can be considered. You will be required to upload a covering letter/supporting statement, CV and the details of two referees as part of your online application.

The Department holds an Athena Swan Bronze award, highlighting its commitment to promoting women in Science, Engineering and Technology.

Contact name

Stewart Wharf

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