Provide key administrative and project management support to the research efforts of academics and clinicians
- Be at the forefront of medical training in the Tropics
- Fixed term contract to 30 April 2021 & Possible Job Share Opportunity
- Work in a great team environment with dedicated, professional colleagues
We offer an exciting opportunity for Research Support Officer($75,723 - $82,015) to join our world-leading institution at James Cook University (JCU). A fixed-term appointment to 30 April 2021, this position is based at JCU in Cairns at the Cairns Clinical School at Cairns Hospital. We will also consider a job share arrangement
What you can accomplish in the Role
Joining a dynamic team of professionals, you will have the unique opportunity to work across JCU and the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service to connect research opportunities. Working collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders, including researchers and clinicians, you will provide advice and assistance to researchers on sourcing research funds, the design of research and evaluation projects, ethical requirements, the use of appropriate research methods, and interpretation and publication of research findings.
What you will bring to the Role
A natural communicator, you will have the ability to communicate with a diverse range of people as you foster and maintain strong relationships with a variety of internal and external stakeholders. Ideally you will be familiar with working in a hospital or clinical environment and can demonstrate well-developed organisational, time-management and communication skills and ensure high quality support and a flexible and creative approach.
Consistently voted in the top 2% of universities worldwide, JCU offers a culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth as well as diverse career opportunities. JCU prides itself on being dedicated to teaching, learning and research that is not only of high quality, but also delivers practical benefits to the peoples and industries of the region.
We support our people through the provision of:
- generous superannuation scheme with 17% employer contributions
- ongoing professional and career development
- attractive options for salary packaging
How to Apply
Visit the Careers at JCU website - vacancy reference 17146