Technical Officer (Office of Education Research) [Contract Position]

  • The National Institute of Education invites suitable applications for the position of Technical Officer on a 12 months contract (renewable) with the Office of Education Research (OER). The Office of Education Research oversees the management of education research across the Institute, to enhance the Institute's strategic aims of learning, teaching and research as well as to enhance its standing as a leading international research institution.

    • A good Diploma, with working experience in IT and technical support
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, especially in Excel and Powerpoint
    • Familiarity with Network Attached Storage administration
    • Strong organization skills
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Team player, strong presentation skills and able to communicate professionally with internal and external parties
    • Meticulous, service oriented and good organizational skills
    • Able to work independently
    • Assist in data collection and management, data logging and cataloguing
    • Assist in day-day operations
    • Provide technical support to the research team whenever required
    • Maintain and administer research team Network Attached Storage, including user access
    • Communicate regularly with relevant stakeholders including contacting and liaising with schools
    • Facilitate meetings including record-keeping and taking minutes of meetings
    • Administrative duties and other tasks assigned  by the Principal Investigators or Lead Researchers
  • 1 March 2018
  • NIE staff can take chartered buses at their own expense from or near their homes to the NIE campus. This is subject to availability of seats.