Job Vacancies

KMi currently employs 84 people, a mix of researchers, technologists, designers and administrative staff. We are in a phase of rapid expansion, and as a result job opportunities arise frequently.

You can get a feel for what it would be like to work in KMi from our careers page.

This page lists our current and recent job vacancies.

Research and Enterprise Manager | Ref: 20256
Closing date: Wednesday 28 September 2022

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Research and Enterprise Manager

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£35,333 - £42,155, Ref: 20256
Based in Milton Keynes
Full time, Permanent

Application closing date: Wednesday 28 September 2022.

The main purpose of the role is to provide ongoing research management across a portfolio of projects. Whilst this portfolio is fluid in nature, there is an ongoing business need for the acquisition and interpretation of project related guidance and governance regulations. This interpretation is used to provide operational management across a range of project funder rules and to ensure that projects are compliant with funder and OU in their financial and narrative reporting.

The role holder will also provide an administrative service to KMi's Executive Team, academics and researchers and undertake other responsibilities in the Unit as directed.

Contact

For more information about the position, please contact Keyur Dave

How to apply

Unless otherwise stated in the advert, all applications are completed online via the OU Job's page and following the instructions below and clicking the "APPLY NOW" link below. Applications submitted via 3rd party websites will not be considered.

To apply for this role please submit the following;

  • CV
  • Personal statement, up to 1,000 words, you should set out in your statement why you're interested in this role and provide examples of where your skills and experience meet the required competencies for this role as detailed in the job and person specification.

The above documents will need to be submitted as one attachment during the application process, please include the personal statement followed by the CV in this document.

To ensure your file is uploaded to our system correctly, please make sure your document is saved with the following file name as appropriate to the vacancy you are applying for: reference, surname, first initial.

You will need to have your documents ready ahead of submitting the electronic application.

APPLY NOW

Remember to attach your CV and Personal Statement as ONE DOCUMENT.

You will receive updates regarding your application from resourcing-applications@open.ac.uk. Please ensure this email address is added to your list of trusted senders. Please also keep an eye on your junk folder to ensure you do not miss any important updates regarding this role.

You can view your application communications on the Candidate portal

Please note: If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the application closing date, please assume that on this occasion you have not been selected for interview, however we thank you for your interest in The Open University and encourage you to apply for future positions. 

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Application closing date: Wednesday 28 September 2022.

Job Vacancy | Download Information for Applicants Download Job Related Information for Ref: 20256

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Hard copies and access details for disabled applicants are available from the Resourcing Assistant by email resourcing-hub@open.ac.uk

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Requests for hard-copy documents/forms, job related information, and application submissions can be directed to Resourcing-Hub@open.ac.uk quoting the reference number at the Knowledge Media Institute, Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA, UK, Tel. +44 (0)1908 655544

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Research and Enterprise Manager

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£35,333 - £42,155
Based in Milton Keynes
Full time, Permanent

The main purpose of the role is to provide ongoing research management across a portfolio of projects. Whilst this portfolio is fluid in nature, there is an ongoing business need for the acquisition...

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Knowledge Media Institute
The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1908 653800

Fax: +44 (0)1908 653169

Email: KMi Support

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