June 27, 2013

The Centre for Cross Border Studies is seeking a RESEARCH AND POLICY MANAGER

The Centre for Cross Border Studies is seeking a Research and Policy Manager to take overall responsibility for the research and policy analysis functions of the Centre. In particular, this will involve a major role in developing and testing tools to be used in capacity-building training for cross-border cooperation and working closely with policy-makers and others working to influence public policies in the island of Ireland and the EU. Based in Armagh, this post requires regular travel within both Irish jurisdictions as well as occasional travel to other EU member states.

The person appointed will have research, research management, policy analysis, networking, writing and IT skills; a strong commitment to the value of cross-border and all-island research and co-operation; and a proven ability to work to strict deadlines as part of a small team.

Salary range: Stg£35-37,000 depending on experience and qualifications.
This is a two year contract in the first instance. A secondment for this post would be welcome.

NOTE: CVs are not acceptable

An application pack can be downloaded below:

  • Advertisement PDF (19Kb)
  • Job Description and Employee Specification PDF (173Kb)
  • Job Description and Employee Specification MS Word (64Kb)
  • Application form MS Word (92Kb)

Alternatively, please contact

Mairéad Hughes
Centre for Cross Border Studies
39 Abbey Street
Northern Ireland
BT61 7EB
Tel. (028) 3751 1550 (048 from the Republic of Ireland).
Email m.hughes@qub.ac.uk

Closing date for applications: Friday 26 July 2013 at 2.00pm

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