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Research and Evaluation Hub Project Manager (Part Time, Fixed Term)

Cambridge Institute of Public Health, School of Clinical Medicine, generates knowledge and evidence to improve global public health, using our research, teaching and analysis to promote well-being, prevent disease and reduce health inequalities.

The overall purpose of this role is to manage the recently established Research and Evaluation Hub for the East of England (EoE) region. Specifically, working closely with Cambridge Institute of Public Health and Public Health England (PHE EoE). The post-holder will manage the day to day co-ordination of the Hub, implement a programme of evaluation activities as guided by the management committee, strengthen the Hub network through linking and ensuring engagement of partners throughout the region. Communicating effectively about the hub activities to all relevant stakeholders is in important aspect of this role. In addition, the post holder will be expected to lead in grant writing and resource generation activities to ensure the sustainability of the research hub with support from management and steering committees.

You should be educated to degree level in a scientific related discipline or have equivalent qualifications or have an equivalent level of practical experience. You should have a solid understanding of public health research, policy and practice and experience of funding and grant application processes. You should have excellent IT skills and organisational skills. You will have experience of project management and writing for editorial and promotional purposes. You should have experience of managing budgets and developing strategies and communication plans.

The hours for this position are 18.5 per week (50% FTE) ¿ working days to be agreed.

The funds for this post are available for 12 months from commencement in post.

Location - Cambridge Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, Cambridge CB2 0SR (approximately 2 miles south of the city centre)

Informal enquiries can be made to Danielle Cannon,

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Closing date: 23rd June 2019

Interview Date: Week commencing 1st July 2019

Please ensure that you outline how you match the criteria for the post and why you are applying for this role on the online application form.

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

Please quote reference SY18369 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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