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We are currently recruiting for the following roles at the Grantham Research Institute, LSE:

Research Funding Manager

Salary from £34,735 to £42,019 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £45,212 pa inclusive of London allowance

Contract is initially for 3 years and with the expectation that it will be extended, subject to funding.

The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, at the London School of Economics and Political Science is pleased to invite applications for this new post.

Within the Institute sits an ever increasing range of research grants and the post-holder will work with a wide range of colleagues to support the pre and post-award process. The post-holder’s main responsibility will be to manage the grant application process including project-managing and, where appropriate, drafting proposals, liaising with funders on active grants and managing reports during and at the end of their lifetime. The Institute also has a growing number of benefactors and supporters and the post-holder will assist the Institute Manager and the Director in managing these relationships.

Candidates are expected to be educated to postgraduate level, or with a first degree and equivalent experience. They must have experience of supporting the preparation of grant applications. They will be expected to have excellent standards of numeracy and outstanding oral and written communication skills, strong IT skills and evidence that they are a skilled project manager with an aptitude to understand, communicate and comply with a range of regulations.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

Interested in applying?

  1. Read the how to apply document
  2. Read the Job Description and Person Specification
  3. Apply online via the main LSE Jobs website

If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the ‘contact us’ links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email Ginny Pavey at v.pavey@lse.ac.uk.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 September 2018 (23:59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.

Policy Analyst

Salary from £34,735 to £42,019 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £45,212 pa inclusive of London allowance

This is a fixed term appointment for 2 years in the first instance.

The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics is pleased to invite applications to the above post.

The Grantham Research Institute has an active policy analysis team that complements its highly regarded academic research programmes. We are looking for a Policy Analyst to carry out policy-oriented analysis aimed at decision-makers in the public, private and third sector. The successful candidate will work with both other policy analysts and academic researchers, and will play an active intellectual role in the life of the Institute, including the ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy. Some work outside of office hours will be required.

Candidates should have a postgraduate degree or equivalent and some work experience in climate change policy, environmental policy, energy policy, economics, environmental economics, international relations or a related field. Candidates should also have experience of producing high-quality analysis, aimed at decision-makers; strong analytical skills and knowledge and experience across a range of climate change related disciplines.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

Interested in applying?

  1. Read the how to apply document
  2. Read the Job Description and Person Specification
  3. Apply online via the main LSE Jobs website

If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the ‘contact us’ links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email Bob Ward at R.E.Ward@lse.ac.uk

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9 September 2018 (23:59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.


 

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