Laboratory Manager Position available in the Fungal Research Group at Exeter

An integral member of the wider Technical Services team supporting research and teaching on the University's Streatham Campus, we are seeking to recruit an experienced Technical Services Manager with initial responsibility for the operational delivery of technical services to the Fungal Research Group's laboratories and associated specialist storage facilities.  These laboratories will host a multidisciplinary research team of over 100 researchers and research students and grant income of ca. 20 Million. The post-holder will be required to set up and manage the provision of resources:financial; rotas; space; equipment and consumables, and will also fulfil the roles of Health and Safety Coordinator, Biological Safety Officer (BSO), and Human Tissue Authority (HTA) person designated for these laboratories. The post-holder will be responsible for the leadership and management of a team of technical staff supporting the laboratories and will be expected to take a lead role in the enhancement and increased effectiveness and efficiency of processes and procedures. The post-holder will play a key role in promoting the cohesiveness of the group and supporting team-building activities, especially the annual retreat.