|Salary:||The starting salary will be from £44,706 on Grade G, depending on qualifications and experience.|
|Placed On:||24th August 2021|
|Closes:||20th September 2021|
This full-time post is available immediately on a permanent basis.
Summary of the role
Exeter CTU is a rapidly growing UKCRC-registered unit. Our experienced staff work in partnership with researchers and clinicians across the trial lifecycle to design, conduct and publish high-quality clinical trials and other well-designed studies. Our growing portfolio includes dementia, mental health, orthopaedics, diabetes, emergency medicine and Covid-19, supported by funding from the NIHR, UKRI, Horizon2020, large charities and others. Multi-centre studies include regulated drug trials, surgical, device and apps trials and trials of complex interventions, locally in the South West, nationally and internationally.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Quality Assurance Manager to play the lead role within the Quality Assurance (QA) development of the Exeter CTU. The QA Manager will work as part of the Senior Management and Operations Teams with overall responsibility for the quality management systems and quality assurance processes.
The post holder will take a strategic role in ensuring that projects comply with research and data regulations, e.g. Good Clinical Practice, the UK Medicines for Human Use (Clinical Trials) Regulations, the NHS Research Governance Framework, the Data Protection Act, Information Governance best practices, and UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC) requirements for CTUs. They will be expected to represent the CTU both nationally and internationally where required.
This pivotal post requires frequent communication with researchers and other stakeholders at all levels and requires an experienced Quality Assurance Manager with a track record of providing sound regulatory advice, managing multiple complex initiatives. Experience of undertaking both internal and external audits is essential.
We are ideally looking for an experienced Quality Assurance Managers that has:
Please contact Siobhan Creanor, E.S.Creanor@exeter.ac.uk.
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