Research Manager - Earthwatch

Application Deadline: 
21 Apr 2019

Position: Research Manager

Location: Oxford, UK,

Department: Science, Policy and Innovation

Reports to: Senior Research Lead

Direct reports: TBC

Salary: £27,000 - £33,000 per annum, gross (FTE)

Contract: Fixed-Term. Flexible; 0.6–1 FTE (21–35 hours per week)

Deadline for application: 21 April 2019

Interviews: 1st Interviews - 1 May / 2nd Interviews 15 May

Do you combine a strong scientific background, a passion for citizen science and the ability to successfully engage the public?

Earthwatch is recruiting for a Research Manager, for a fixed term of 1 year to cover a period of maternity leave. The post holder will ensure the successful delivery and development of multidisciplinary research within our Sustainable Cities programme, a key area of our new Strategy.

The ideal candidate will bring a strong understanding of green infrastructure, sustainable urban land management and citizen science. They will have proven experience in managing research with multiple partners, stakeholder engagement, disseminating research findings and policy influencing. We offer a friendly working environment and the chance to make a difference.