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Technical Liaison Officer - Project Capella (Maternity Cover)

The School of Clinical Medicine is looking to recruit a Technical Liaison Officer for the Capella Project.

The post holder will be responsible for ensuring that the building construction meets User scientific operational requirements as defined in the approved drawings and technical specifications. In addition the post holder will research and advise on technical issues as they arise or can be anticipated. The post holder will oversee any necessary changes to the technical specification on behalf of the Project Board and have delegated responsibility from the Board to deal with specified technical issues. In addition, the post holder will design and deliver a decant and move programme into the new building from existing space.

You will have a scientific operational background with experience of laboratory management and the ability to work successfully with a wide range of people. Previous project management experience of a new build or refurbishment of a major scientific research building project would be ideal.

This post may be suitable for flexible working.

The School would welcome applicants interested in a secondment.

For informal enquiries please contact Jackie Hall

Maternity cover: This post is fixed-term for 12 months or the return of the post holder, whichever is the earlier.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please ensure that you upload a covering letter and CV in the Upload section of the online application. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Please include details of your referees, including email address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager.

The closing date for applications is 3 July 2017.

Please quote reference RA12321 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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