Administrative Officer - All Ireland Climate and Biodiversity Research


  • Dublin

  • €40,053 - €50,692 per annum

  • Temporary

  • Updated 08/06/2022

  • Trinity Recruitment

Applications are invited for the position of Administrative Officer 3 - AICBRN Network Officer in the School of Natural Sciences to provide administrative support for the multi-institutional All Island Climate and Biodiversity Research Network (AICBRN). This position will work with Ireland’s leading researchers in climate, biodiversity and just transition to support the AICBRN Steering Group and co-Chairs to deliver events, activities, funding applications and communications to deliver AICBRN’s goals. The AICBRN brings together researchers from many different institutions and national research centres across a wide range of disciplines in both jurisdictions on the island of Ireland who are undertaking research to tackle the climate and biodiversity crises. The AICBRN network officer will support the ambition of the AICBRN to develop a large-scale research and innovation initiative to support policy and management decisions, underpin business and enterprise strategies and strengthen societal capacity to address the climate and biodiversity emergencies. At Trinity, we are committed to equality, diversity, and inclusion. We are ranked 3rd in the world for gender equality (Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2020) and we hold an Athena SWAN Bronze award, recognising our work to advance gender equality. The University is actively pursuing a Silver level award, which it has committed to achieving by 2025. Trinity is committed to supporting the work-life balance and to creating a family-friendly working environment. Trinity welcomes applications from all individuals, including those who may have had non-traditional career paths, those who have taken time out for reasons including family or caring responsibilities, and applicants with disabilities. Trinity is an equal opportunities employer, and we encourage applications from talented people of all backgrounds to join our staff community. Post Status: Specific Purpose Hours: 37 Hours Per Week Salary: Appointment will be made on the Administrative Officer 3 (€40,053 - €50,692 per annum) Salary Scale at a point in line with Government Pay Policy How to apply: Applicants should provide the following information when applying for the post:

  1. A covering letter outlining experience and expertise relevant to the role as indicated below

  2. A comprehensive curriculum vitae.

  3. The names and contact details (i.e. addresses, e-mail, etc.) of three referees.

Please note: Candidates who do not address the application requirements above in their cover letter will not be considered at the short list stage. Candidates should note that the interview process for this appointment may include the delivery of a presentation. Closing Date: 12 noon (Irish Standard Time) 20th June 2022 Application will only be accepted by applying online through the Trinity Jobs Portal Applications must be made by the date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system Late Applications will not be accepted. Please see below the Job Description and Application Information for this position. Event organisation internal and external communications management Report writing Microsoft Office Benefits: pension www.TCD.ie/recruitment