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About the role
Working in the Research Strategy and Policy Team, you will provide cross-university expertise in the development, articulation and evidencing of research impact for academic staff across disciplines. You will lead the development of a pipeline of evidenced impact case studies for REF2021, supporting and working with colleagues from all disciplines.
Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff and students. Our strength is built on the talent of our scholars, drawn to us by a mutual passion for discovery. We seek to embed an adventurous and entrepreneurial spirit into our research culture, and to create an environment in which both disciplinary excellence and interdisciplinary thrive.
About you

As the ideal applicant, you will be educated to degree level (or equivalent) and have excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to manage multiple priorities and demands on your time in a busy environment. Extensive experience of working on research impact, across disciplines, in higher education is essential.

Additional information
This is a full-time permanent role.

Informal enquiries regarding this opportunity are welcome, and should be made to Dr Juliet Bailey, Head of Research Strategy and Policy on jab9@leicester.ac.uk or 0116 252 2029.

We anticipate that interviews will take place on 08/09 November 2018.

In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme, a generous annual leave allowance and an online portal that offers a range of lifestyle benefits and discounts. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here.