Data Manager

University College London - Cancer Research UK & UCL Cancer Trials Centre

The Cancer Research UK & UCL Cancer Trials Centre (CTC) is part of the Cancer Institute at University College London and is based on Tottenham Court Road. The majority of staff are funded on Cancer Research UK programme or project grants and there is some additional support in the form of educational grants from industry.

The post holder will be part of a team working on phase I, II and III trials. He/she will have general data and administrative duties within the group and specific responsibilities for one or more trials.

The main purpose of the post is to ensure the accuracy and completeness of data collection, and adherence to trial protocols plus to assist with the closure of trial sites and archiving of documentation relating to the trials. The post holder also plays a key role in supporting the trial team in administrative tasks and is a key point of contact for hospitals participating in our trials. The post holder will also assist in developing standard practices within the CTC and in problem-solving.

This is funded for one year in the first instance.

We are looking for candidates with high level knowledge of life sciences, proven accuracy and numeracy skills, and experience of data entry and databases. The post holder must be able to interpret and process large amounts of complex information and be able to follow procedures. Experience in trial closure and archiving requirements as well as excellent oral and written communication skills are essential. A good knowledge of Word, Excel, and Access is also required. Experience in clinical trials, knowledge of cancer and medical terminology and familiarity with data collection within the hospital environment would be advantageous.

UCL vacancy reference: 1692550

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button below. A CV alone will not be accepted. If you have any queries regarding the vacancy, please contact Laura Clifton-Hadley,, 020 7976 9138. For all queries regarding the application process, please contact Louise Rusha,, 0207 679 9898.

Closing Date: 5 January 2018

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59

Interview Date: TBC

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.

This position does not meet the resident labour market test under UK Visas and Immigration rules and therefore UCL would be unable to obtain the right to work for non-EEA nationals whose employment would require a Tier 2 visa.

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