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We are currently advertising for the following post:

Institute Manager

Salary from £54,356 to £62,939 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £69,744 pa inclusive of London allowance

This post is for 5 years in the first instance, with potential to extend subject to funding

The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment (GRI) is the home of climate-change and environment research at LSE. Chaired by Professor Lord Stern, GRI is a vibrant institute of about 50 people dedicated to world-leading analysis and engagement in climate change and sustainable development.

GRI seeks to appoint an experienced and pro-active Institute Manager to provide operational, financial and strategic leadership.  The Institute Manager is a key member of GRI’s senior management team, working closely with and reporting directly to the Institute Director.

The post holder will play a critical role in shaping the development and strategic direction of GRI.  They will have operational and administrative responsibility for finance, human resources, procurement, space, facilities, future funding applications, administration and events organisation.

Candidates should have considerable experience of working in an equivalent role, including managing teams, research grants and budgets. They should have outstanding communication and organisational skills and the ability to work creatively and strategically.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

Interested in applying

  1. Read the how to apply document
  2. Read the job description
  3. Read the person specification
  4. Applications must be made online through the LSE jobs website.

If you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the “contact us” links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email Sam Fankhauser

The closing date for receipt of applications is 4 December 2019 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.