Tuesday , February 27 2024

UJ Vacancies 2023 Security – CoE Manager

Website University of Johannesburg

Job Description:

DSI-NRF CIMERA funds postgraduate and applied research projects in economic geology, to build the supply of properly qualified human capital for the future of the mineral and energy resource industries on the continent and abroad, and to conduct cutting edge research. The CoE Research Manager is responsible for the day-to-day management of the CoE, under the guidance of the Director and Co-Director, to achieve the purpose and goals.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collate statistics on CoE performance
  • Pre- and post-grant management
  • Marketing and outreach
  • Development of strategy documents and compilation of technical reports.
  • Branding and digital media content
  • Involvement in arrangement of colloquium, workshops, short courses, steering committee meetings, etc.
  • Ability to manage and support the Director and Co-Director.
  • Work with the on-line NRF system and compile required documents.
  • Ability to understand contracting and financial management.
  • 1st point of contact for all CoE enquiries

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills: must be approachable and available to students, academics, and external collaborators.
  • Fully computer literate (MS Excel, Word, Power Point), and have an excellent grasp on written and verbal English.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Proficiency in marketing and social media, and outreach.
  • Knowledge of geology and related industries a distinct advantage
  • Ability to think on your feet and to be pro-active.
  • Communication and management skills
  • Proficiency in preparation of professional reports.
  • Proficiency in project management.
  • A tertiary degree, Honours degree or equivalent, preferably in geosciences or related discipline.
  • Experience in management role, 5 years or more.
  • Excellent planning and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint.

Job Details:

Company: University of Johannesburg

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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