Assistant Contracts Officer

How does a career move to a world top 100 University sound? Could you build the professional expertise to help get leading-edge research projects off the ground?


We have a brilliant opportunity for a motivated and inquisitive individual. You will have either some existing workplace experience of legal agreements, or a relevant degree-level qualification. Training and mentoring will build your skills so that you will provide essential specialist support to improve our reputation as an excellent research partner, with a reputation for being easy to do business with.


• are pragmatic

• are customer-focussed

• communicate in a straight-forward and appropriate way

• work collaboratively.

You will have a can-do approach and enjoy a volume of work with constantly changing priorities. You will join a supportive team.


We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development. We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience. 

University of Sheffield
Contract Type
Industry Sector
Salary and benefits
£22,417 to £25,941
£22500 to £25500 Per Annum
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