Clinical Trial Monitor

Job summary

Based within the School of Public Health at Imperial College London, ICTU works to bring together academic and trial management expertise. Trial designs range from early stage to large confirmatory studies, with a focus currently on a number of therapeutic areas including cancer, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, respiratory disease, emergency medicine and critical care, HIV and infectious diseases. Other key areas currently being...

Job listing information

  • Reference MED01693
  • Date posted 23 January 2020
  • Closing date 9 February 2020

Job description

Job summary

Based within the School of Public Health at Imperial College London, ICTU works to bring together academic and trial management expertise. Trial designs range from early stage to large confirmatory studies, with a focus currently on a number of therapeutic areas including cancer, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, respiratory disease, emergency medicine and critical care, HIV and infectious diseases. Other key areas currently being developed include surgery and hepatology research.                                   

A Clinical Trial Monitor is required to be primarily responsible for all clinical trial monitoring activities at the investigator sites for several clinical studies within a Research Programme in patients with Alcoholic Hepatitis. This includes feasibility, initiation, enrolment and follow-up, close-out and archiving, with guidance from the Trial Manager. She/he will be responsible for overseeing the progress and performance of the investigator sites, including efficient recruitment and reliable data collection, and ensuring trial objectives and timelines are met.

Duties and responsibilities

You will ensure that the clinical studies are being conducted in accordance with contractual agreements, trial protocol, trial-specific processes and systems, SOPs, regulatory and ethical requirements and ICH-GCP guidelines.     

You will also be expected to travel on occasion between the other Imperial Hospital Campuses – St Mary’s Hospital, Hammersmith Hospital and Charing Cross Hospital as well as travel to national sites participating in the trial.

Essential requirements

You must have a science degree (BSc), or equivalent vocational qualification, or equivalent experience. Proven clinical trial monitoring experience and knowledge of the current relevant regulations is essential.

Further information

You must have a science degree (BSc), or equivalent vocational qualification, or equivalent experience. Proven clinical trial monitoring experience and knowledge of the current relevant regulations is essential.

This post is full-time and fixed-term for one year in the first instance, and is based at Stadium House (main office base). Wood Lane close to Wood Lane and White City tube stations, with travel to other Imperial College sites and external national recruiting sites/hospitals

Interviews to be held week commencing 17th Feb 2020

For an informal discussion about the post please contact Angela Knight, Administrator, Imperial Clinical Trials Unit – email: angela.knight1@imperial.ac.uk

For technical issues when applying online, please contact: recruitment@imperial.ac.uk 

Committed to equality and valuing diversity, we are an Athena SWAN Silver Award winner, a Stonewall Diversity Champion, a Disability Confident Employer and work in partnership with GIRES to promote respect for trans people.

The College cannot normally apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship for this post under Tier 2 of the UKVI’s Points Based System.  Any candidate, who is considering applying for this position and requires sponsorship, must ensure that they are able to obtain permission to work in the UK through an appropriate immigration route.

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About Imperial College London

Imperial College London is the UK’s only university focussed entirely on science, engineering, medicine and business and we are consistently rated in the top 10 universities in the world.

You will find our main London campus in South Kensington, with our hospital campuses located nearby in West and North London. We also have Silwood Park in Berkshire and state-of-the-art facilities in development at our major new campus in White City.

We work in a multidisciplinary and diverse community for education, research, translation and commercialisation, harnessing science and innovation to tackle the big global challenges our complex world faces.

It’s our mission to achieve enduring excellence in all that we do for the benefit of society – and we are looking for the most talented people to help us get there.

Additional information

Please note that job descriptions cannot be exhaustive and the post-holder may be required to undertake other duties, which are broadly in line with the above key responsibilities.

All Imperial employees are expected to follow the 7 principles of Imperial Expectations: 

  • Champion a positive approach to change and opportunity
  • Communicate regularly and effectively within, and across, teams
  • Consider the thoughts and expectations of others
  • Deliver positive outcomes
  • Encourage inclusive participation and eliminate discrimination
  • Develop and grow skills and expertise
  • Work in a planned and managed way 

In addition to the above, employees are required to observe and comply with all College policies and regulations.

Imperial College is committed to equality of opportunity, to eliminating discrimination and to creating an inclusive working environment. We are an Athena SWAN Silver award winner, a Stonewall Diversity Champion, a Disability Confident Employer and work in partnership with GIRES to promote respect for trans people.