Senior Trial Coordinator
Department: Centre for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, William Harvey Research Institute
Salary: £37,411 (Grade 5)
Closing date: 16-Sep-2019
William Harvey Research Institute
(Critical Care & Peri-Operative Medicine Research group)
An opportunity has arisen for an experienced and motivated Senior Clinical Trials Co-ordinator in the Critical care & Perioperative Medicine Research Group led by the Professor of Intensive Care Medicine, Rupert Pearse. The post will be based at The Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel.
Professor Pearse and his team lead research projects conducted across a large part of east London as well as collaborative projects throughout the United Kingdom and worldwide. Research interests include improving outcomes following major surgery, critical illness, polytrauma and acute kidney injury. The group has rapidly expanded following the award of an NIHR Research Professorship to Professor Pearse and, as well as Professor Pearse, the group includes two other substantive Senior Clinical Lecturers in Intensive Care Medicine and Peri-operative Medicine at QMUL (Drs Gareth Ackland and John Prowle). This post underpins the further development of a world leading research programme led by the group.
The post holder will report to the Professor of Intensive Care Medicine, and will lead the day to day management of large multi-centre trials led by the group, as well as contributing to the conduct of smaller trials within Bart’s Health NHS Trust. The post holder will provide specialist expertise to maximise research collaboration, effectiveness and output, whilst helping to ensure the successful delivery of NIHR clinical research benchmarks.
The successful candidate should have an undergraduate degree and a Postgraduate degree and/or relevant professional qualification and/or equivalent professional experience in a biomedical or related subject. They should have significant experience of the development, conduct and management of clinical research trials including multi-centre, randomised, controlled trials, together with a good understanding of research and the clinical research process.
The post is full time and on a 1 year fixed term contract initially. The starting salary will be £37,411 - £44,015 per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days annual leave, pension scheme, interest-free season ticket loan and family-friendly working.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.
Informal enquiries should be addressed to Ruzena Uddin, Senior Trials Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org, 020 3594 0352.
The closing date for applications is 16th September 2019. Interviews will be held on 20th September 2019.
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