UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL

Research Associate Trial Manager for Paediatric CFS/ME

Location
Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Salary
£32,548 to £36,613
Posted
14 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
21 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Research Associate Trial Manager for Paediatric CFS/ME 

Job number  ACAD102879  
Division/School  Bristol Medical School 
Contract type  Open ended contract staff 
Working pattern  Part time 
Salary  £32,548 to £36,613 per annum pro rata 
Closing date for applications  21-Sep-2017  

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a vibrant team researching an important illness. You will be organised, enthusiastic and experienced in trial management. The primary role of the post–holder will be to manage a large trial (MAGENTA), which is investigating two treatments for paediatric CFS/ME; Activity Management and Graded Exercise Therapy. 
 
The post-holder will need project management skills and experience in running clinical trials, they will also be responsible for: co-ordinating recruitment; organising follow-up; supporting qualitative work; focusing on academic paper writing, including reporting on the trial findings. The post holder will also work closely with the clinical teams, the statisticians, qualitative researchers and other members of the Trial Management Group.
 
The post holder will join a research group led by Prof Crawley based in the Centre of Child and Adolescent Health within the School of Social and Community Medicine. Ideally the post will start October 2017.
 
For informal enquiries about the post please contact Professor Esther Crawley, Chief Investigator, esther.crawley@bristol.ac.uk, 0117 331 4099
 
The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.