Clinical Trial Manager

Job summary

We have an exciting opportunity in the Cancer and Haematology Academic Research Team for a Clinical Trial Manager. The Cancer & Haematology Academic Research Team are a research support unit working across both Imperial College London and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and other affiliated NHS Trusts, delivering clinical trials of all phases. The research methods employed within the group include clinical projects, including randomised...

Job listing information

  • Reference MED03133
  • Date posted 4 May 2022
  • Closing date 26 May 2022

Job description

Job summary

We have an exciting opportunity in the Cancer and Haematology Academic Research Team for a Clinical Trial Manager. The Cancer & Haematology Academic Research Team are a research support unit working across both Imperial College London and Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and other affiliated NHS Trusts, delivering clinical trials of all phases. The research methods employed within the group include clinical projects, including randomised controlled cancer & haematology trials, molecular and cellular biology, material science, ultrasound and contrast enhanced ultrasound imaging, health economics, biostatistics, systematic reviews, metabonomics and fluid dynamics.

The post will be closely linked with the Cancer & Haematology Research Delivery teams within ICHT.

Duties and responsibilities

You will oversee the coordination and follow up of a range of academically funded multi-centred randomised clinical trials within the Cancer & Haematology and Surgery portfolios. You will be responsible for all aspects of trial management, including close liaison with the Chief Investigator and PIs at other centres, management of the associated study staff and implementing / adapting established Imperial College London / NHS Trust systems and processes to ensure the trial is developed and conducted to the highest scientific and regulatory standards. The post will include monitoring the quality of data collected from the electronic CRF and from patient records.

Essential requirements

We are seeking to appoint a hardworking, enthusiastic and dynamic individual who will be able to hit the ground running. You must hold a degree and have proven experience of managing research or clinical trial / project management and administration. A working knowledge of the current EU Clinical Trials Directive, UK Clinical Trials regulations, Principles of GCP, General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and Research Governance Framework legislation is essential.

A flexible attitude is essential as you will be working on multiple projects simultaneously within the role.  This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to develop their skills in clinical trial management within a supportive research team. Please see the Job Description for a full list of essential criteria.

Further information

This post is full time, fixed term for 2 years in the first instance.

If you have questions about the role, please contact Maria Martinez – m.martinez@imperial.ac.uk.

The College is a proud signatory to the San-Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA), which means that in hiring and promotion decisions, we evaluate applicants on the quality of their work, not the journal impact factor where it is published. For more information, see https://www.imperial.ac.uk/research-and-innovation/about-imperial-research/research-evaluation/

The College believes that the use of animals in research is vital to improve human and animal health and welfare. Animals may only be used in research programmes which are ultimately aimed towards finding new treatments and making scientific and medical advances, and where there are no satisfactory or reasonably practical alternatives to their use. Imperial is committed to ensuring that, in cases where this research is deemed essential, all animals in the College’s care are treated with full respect, and that all staff involved with this work show due consideration at every level. http://www.imperial.ac.uk/research-and-innovation/about-imperial-research/research-integrity/animal-research

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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.

Imperial College is committed to equality of opportunity and to eliminating discrimination. All employees are expected to follow the Imperial Values & Behaviours framework. Our values are: 

  • Respect              
  • Collaboration
  • Excellence          
  • Integrity
  • Innovation

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

We are committed to equality of opportunity, to eliminating discrimination and to creating an inclusive working environment for all. We therefore encourage candidates to apply irrespective of age, disability, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion and belief, gender identity, sex, or sexual orientation. We are an Athena SWAN Silver Award winner, a Disability Confident Leader and a Stonewall Diversity Champion.

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