Senior Data Coordinator

Preston, Lancashire (GB)
Grade: F (£24,983 - £28,936)
15 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Lancashire Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) has a varied and exciting portfolio of Clinical Studies, we are looking for an enthusiastic person to support the Lancashire CTU by providing a consistent approach to co-ordinating data handling and quality across a number of trials. The person would be responsible for co-ordinating data entry and data quality processes (validation, verification and reporting) and implementation of these processes across Lancashire CTU-managed research.

The post holder will assist the Trial Management Team and other staff (e.g. Chief Investigator, Senior Data/IT manager, Trial Statistician) in preparing and collating all essential data collection and data management documentation required for new and existing studies. They will work closely with Senior Data/IT Manager and Trial Management team to validate all data collection items, aligning them with the database and ensuring clinical research data quality and compliance with GCP and ethical approvals.

The successful candidate will have a good standard of education evidenced by GCSEs or equivalent and experience of clinical trial data entry. Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Internet Explorer is essential as well as the ability to prioritise and delegate work to meet deadlines.

Experience in assessing and responding to non-routine work situations is essential, as is the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
The Data Management Team report directly to the Principal Clinical Trials Manager and enquiries about this position prior to application should be directed to Denise Forshaw, Principal Clinical Trials Manager at or 01772 893713.

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Please apply online; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quote the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.

School/Service: Faculty of Health & Wellbeing - Lancashire CTU
Hours: Full Time (1.0 FTE)
Basis: Fixed term contract for 12 months
Interview Date: To be confirmed