|Salary:||£27,116 to £31,406 per annum. Potential to progress to £34,304 per annum through sustained exceptional contribution|
|Placed On:||11th January 2022|
|Closes:||21st January 2022|
Contract Type: Fixed-term for 12 months
A position has arisen for a Research Assistant based in the Sheffield Clinical Trials Research Unit (CTRU). You will work closely with CTRU staff, with Chief Investigators and Study Managers to support the conduct of randomised controlled trials and/or methodological work relating to trials. You will work with Study Managers and other CTRU staff to undertake project management tasks under supervision. This can include assisting in obtaining regulatory approvals, set up and close down study sites and supporting participant recruitment and reporting.
You will also liaise with staff at study sites and undertake quality control responsibilities related to studies, including site monitoring. Experience of working in a Clinical Trial team is desirable. A postgraduate qualification (or equivalent experience) in psychology, biology, pharmacology, pharmacy, or social science would be advantageous.
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