The post holder will be involved primarily in preparing bids and proposals for external funding; undertaking literature reviews, pilot and feasibility work, and systematic reviews. This will include contributing to research questions and study design, preparing and submitting applications for ethics and R&D approval, as well as collecting and analysing data. The role holder will also be involved in supporting patient and public involvement and assisting with preparing and submitting grant applications. The post holder will also be expected to contribute to dissemination of findings through presentations at conferences and contributing to the preparation of journal publications and other research outputs. A track record in securing funding and high impact publications as well as mixed methods skills will be sought after.