Research Project Assistant, Radiotherapy Related Research Group

Manchester, United Kingdom
£20,836 to £22,659 per annum (according to relevant experience)
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 2 January 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location : Manchester Cancer Research Centre (MCRC), Wilmslow Road
Closing Date : 02/01/2019
Salary : £20,836 to £22,659 per annum (according to relevant experience)
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Biology, Medicine & Health
Division : Cancer Sciences
Hours Per week : 35 Hours
Contract Duration : 1 March 2019 until 31 March 2022

We are seeking an enthusiastic Research Project Assistant to support the Radiotherapy Related Research (RRR) group in the Division of Cancer Sciences at the University of Manchester. You will be responsible for supporting research projects across the RRR. They will provide day-to-day project support and have administration responsibilities across all stages of the research life cycle. You will also include some data support of studies including data entry, identifying/ following up on data queries and undertaking quality control checks to support.

The RRR portfolio has expanded considerably over the last five years and includes Christie-led phase I-III trials, translational research, pre-clinical research, proton therapy research and advanced RT research focussed on the MR Linac. This position offers an exciting opportunity well-motivated individual with excellent administrative, interpersonal and IT skills to gain experience in a clinical research environment working within a multi-disciplinary team in this rapidly growing research field. You will need a strong eye for detail, to be enthusiastic and self-motivated, with good organisational and time management skills.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Holly Summersgill


Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

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