University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust
The closing date is 31 January 2023
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and self-motivated Trial Manager to join our rapidly expanding Trial Management Unit within the Research & Development team.
The Trial Management Unit supports a wide spectrum of sponsored clinical research ranging from observational studies, early phase clinical studies to multi-centre randomised trials. We are looking for an experienced trial manager to join our dynamic and proactive team who have a reputation for pragmatic and facilitative research governance and trial management processes.
Please be advised there is a proposed interview date of 15th February 2023.
Main duties of the job
The successful applicant will play a leading role in the planning, coordination and delivery of research trials against agreed milestones and local research targets, whilst ensuring high standards of practice in accordance with regulatory requirements and the principles of GCP. Working collaboratively with researchers and clinical delivery teams, you will be responsible for managing a portfolio of single and multi-centre trials throughout their lifecycle including protocol development, study set up, data management, on-going performance review and monitoring of recruitment through to study close down. Supporting and managing junior staff within the team you will identify and implement training to deliver high quality patient-focused research.
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, rated as good by the Care Quality Commission, is one of the largest teaching Trusts in the UK.
We are extremely proud of our employees across our hospital sites, with high quality patient care at the heart of everything we do.
Boasting some of the most modern facilities in Western Europe, the Trust is renowned for being at the forefront of research and innovation as part of its blossoming reputation as a worldwide leader in healthcare.
We are proud to be recognised as a Pathway to Excellence designated organisation - please click the link for further details about this prestigious award. Pathway To Excellence - University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire (uhcw.nhs.uk)
By joining our exciting journey, you will form part of a passionate, talented team and will be able to access a wide range of learning and development opportunities. There has never been a better time to join our team.
The Trust is committed to building an organisation that makes full use of the talents, skills, experience, and different perspectives available in our diverse society. We want everyone to feel they are respected, valued, can achieve their potential and receive the most appropriate and relevant care. We will create an environment where the equality and human rights principles of fairness, respect, equality, dignity and autonomy are promoted and are part of the organisation's core values.
Candidates must have experience of project managing research trials, ideally within the context of the NHS. They must have excellent communication and inter-personal skills together with the ability to organise and motivate others. They will demonstrate enthusiasm, innovation and leadership when faced with challenges and will provide sound operational management skills in the planning and execution of trials.
For further details please see the attached job description.
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