The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is a world-leading centre for research and postgraduate education in public and global health. Our mission is to improve health and health equity in the UK and worldwide; working in partnership to achieve excellence in public and global health research, education and translation of knowledge into policy and practice.
We are seeking to appoint a Trial Manager to join the Cardiovascular Trials team within the LSHTM Clinical Trials Unit. The team has an excellent track record of delivering research, and operates in a supportive environment committed to personal and professional development. The post-holder will oversee day to day management of the CHIP-BCIS3 and ARREST trials and support a team of data managers and assistant trial managers in liaison with the Senior Manager of the CTU. The post-holder will represent the Clinical Trials Unit in meetings with collaborators, committees and funders.
The successful candidate will have a MSc degree either awarded or imminent, or equivalent experience/training. The post-holder will be a highly organised individual with excellent communication skills. Experience in research management is essential, with a good understanding of the principles and regulations governing research in the UK. Experience in working on clinical trials is highly desirable. Further particulars are included in the job description.
The post is full time 35 hours per week, 1.0 FTE and available from 1 August 2022, or possibly earlier, for 12 months in the first instance.
The salary will be on the Academic Pathway salary scale Grade 5 in the range £35,377 – £40,611 per annum (inclusive of London Weighting). The post will be subject to the LSHTM terms and conditions of service. Annual leave entitlement is 30 working days per year, pro rata for part time staff. In addition to this there are discretionary “Wellbeing Days”. Membership of the Pension Scheme is available. The post is based in London at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.
Applications should be made on-line via our website at http://jobs.lshtm.ac.uk. Online applications will be accepted by the automated system until 10pm of the closing date. Any queries regarding the application process may be addressed to [email protected]. Please quote reference EPH-NCDE-2022-07.
The supporting statement section should set out how your qualifications, experience and training meet each of the selection criteria. Please provide one or more paragraphs addressing each criterion. The supporting statement is an essential part of the selection process and thus a failure to provide this information will mean that the application will not be considered. An answer to any of the criteria such as “Please see attached CV” will not be considered acceptable.
Please note that if you are shortlisted and are unable to attend on the interview date it may not be possible to offer you an alternative date.
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