DEPARTMENT of PUBLIC HEALTH
UNIVERSITY of OTAGO, WELLINGTON
The research groups within the Department of Public Health at our Wellington campus carry out a range of research on critical public health issues. These areas include COVID-19, other infectious diseases, cancer and screening, healthy eating, health services research and prioritisation, housing, sustainability and the environment, inequalities, Maori health, and tobacco.
We are looking for an experienced Research Programme Administrator to manage and administer the day-to-day activities and financial management of research programmes and projects at the University of Otago, Wellington. The primary focus of this role will be working with Professor Michael Baker on programmes and projects relating to infectious diseases and environmental research, including COVID-19.
As the Research Programme Administrator, you will work with academic staff at the Department of Public Health, University of Otago, Wellington and our research partners. As a superior multi-tasker, you will relish being part of an intellectually stimulating environment that will draw on, challenge and enhance your project management, administrative support and communication skills.
The role is based in the Department of Public Health, Wellington, but will require liaison with staff across the University’s three campuses.
In this varied role, you will work with highly focused research staff on research management tasks such as:
Your skills and experience
The ideal candidate will have a range of skills and experience.
This is a part-time, fixed-term position finishing on 30 June 2025. The position will be 0.7 FTE until 30 April 2022 after which it will drop down to 0.5 FTE until 30 June 2025.
Applications quoting reference number 2001155 will close on Sunday, 16 August 2020.
Note: As a part-time position, the salary range for this role will be the pro-rata equivalent of the annual full-time salary range listed.