Prospectus is delighted to be supporting the Leverhulme Trust, a charitable trust that provides funding for research projects, fellowships, studentships and bursaries across all the academic disciplines, as they look to recruit a Grants Administrator in their Finance Team.
The Grants Administrator will be responsible for liaising with academics and research office staff, supporting them with their grant applications and various enquiries. You will be responsible for ensuring financial conditions relating to grants are met by the applicants, checking that agreed budgets are adhered to and that applicant progress reports are received in a timely manner. You will process monthly payments to grant holders and ensure that statements of expenditure are processed accurately.
The ideal candidate for this role will have previous exposure to the higher education grants process, with previous experience of grant making and administration. You will possess excellent communication skills and the ability to explain complex financial information to others in a simplified way, able to build key relationships with internal and external customers, and demonstrate exceptional attention to detail.
To apply, please submit Word Document version of your CV; cover letters are not required at this stage. A full job description will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Prospectus.