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Research Data Management Officer

Job Reference : 01461
Location : City Site
Closing Date : 23/08/2015
Salary : Grade H (£32,548 - £36,613 p.a.)
Department : Professional Services
School/Section : Libraries and Learning Resources
Post Ref : A3975

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and appropriately experienced individual to establish, promote, and manage a service incorporating all aspects of research data management at Nottingham Trent University (NTU).

Working as part of the Library Research Team within Libraries and Learning Resources, you will manage the institutional data repository, including the monitoring of funder compliance and data reuse, and importantly, the support, development and implementation of research data management policy, and a user-shaped research data management service at NTU.

Based at the City site but working across all campuses, you will be responsible for shaping and developing the service and engaging proactively with NTU’s community of researchers. You will develop and deliver advice and training to researchers and research students in full life cycle research data management, including the use of the Digital Curation Centre’s DMPOnline tool, working closely with colleagues in the Library, College Research Support Teams, and Information Systems.

We are looking for someone with knowledge and experience of digital preservation and practices of research data management. You will have experience of providing strong user-focused services, ideally within a University research environment.

For an informal discussion regarding this position, please contact Clifford Neal, Library Research Team Manager on +44 (0)115 8482841 or via email

Closing date: 23 August 2015

Interview date: 17 September 2015

This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by UK Visas & Immigration to enable sponsorship of migrant workers.  Therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.



This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

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