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- Posted on 6th June 2018

Research Grants Manager

Location: Oxford, UK

Reports to: Chief Scientist

Hours: Flexible, part time (negotiable)

Travel: May be occasionally required (UK & International) e.g. to partner sites

Salary:  £25-40K (pro-rata) + Benefits, depending on skills and experience

To Apply: Please forward CV & covering letter to recruitment@mirada-medical.com

Mirada Medical (www.mirada-medical.com) is seeking a Grants Manager to join its Science and Medical Technology group. Reporting to the Chief Scientist, the successful candidate will assist in finding, writing and managing of grants in line with the company strategy. This position will combine the ability to understand the technical, scientific and medical concepts at a high level with good commercial awareness. The ability to communicate to a wide range of stakeholders, both verbally and in written form is essential.

Skills and Experience        

Essential Skills

  • Ability to work with a diverse number of stakeholders, both internal and external
  • Ability to develop high quality written submissions on technical subjects
  • Ability to evolve new proposals that are innovative and align with core mission
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Numerically competent

Advantageous Skills

  • A graduate degree or higher
  • Background in a scientific/clinical role
  • Experience in developing business plans
  • Experience in the delivery of complex written documentation with a financial element
  • Project management

Company Culture

Mirada Medical values staff as the company’s greatest asset.  Our objective is to deliver exceptional products and service to our customers; we recognise that every member of Mirada helps make this possible. Diversity and individuality are celebrated qualities in our workplace. Innovation and inspiration are encouraged and supported with autonomy and teamwork.

Benefits Policy

Mirada strives to offer a first-class benefits package to all employees and to make the company an attractive place to work. Through innovative means we seek to offer rewards that are usually only viable for larger organisations.


Available Benefits

  • 25 days annual leave plus 8 paid bank holidays (Pro-rata)
  • Performance based bonus
  • 3% company contribution-matching pension
  • Flexible working hours
  • Opportunity to buy or sell annual leave
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Refreshments provided


Mirada will not sponsor any visa applications for this position and candidates must already possess the necessary permissions to attend interview, reside and work in the UK.  Applications via recruitment agencies will not be considered.