|Salary:||£36,770 to £44,388 UCL Grade 7, per annum, inclusive of London Allowance|
|Placed On:||13th January 2022|
|Closes:||8th February 2022|
Fixed Term: This post is funded for 12 months from your start date in the first instance.
The Comprehensive Clinical Trials Unit is a specialist unit set up within the Institute of Clinical Trials and Methodology with a specific remit to design, conduct, analyse and publish clinical trials and other well-designed studies. The Comprehensive CTU is a registered CTU that provides clinical, statistical and trial operations and facilitates the delivery of high quality, clinical trials of both investigational medicinal products (IMPs) and non IMPs. An enthusiastic, committed and professional individual is sought for the role of Quality Assurance Officer, which is based on the Bloomsbury campus, London.
The main purpose of this post is to ensure that staff at the CCTU conduct clinical trials in accordance with applicable guidelines and regulations. In particular the role holder is responsible for supporting the CCTU Quality Assurance Manager in maintaining and overseeing Quality Management Systems at the CCTU, including the portfolio of central standard operating procedures (SOP), providing/arranging staff training relating to the procedures and conducting a programme of internal audits.
The Quality Assurance (QA) Officer works as a member of the CCTU Quality Management Group (QMG). To ensure co-operation, the position involves liaison with all staff at the CCTU and with a wide range of academic, managerial and administrative staff, including the Joint Research Office, the Institute of Clinical Trials and Methodology and other departments within UCL. Contact with regulatory bodies and research ethics committees regarding QA and auditing issues is also essential to the role.
This post is funded for 12 months from your start date in the first instance.
The successful applicant must possess a postgraduate degree and/or equivalent experience in Clinical Trials, as well as understanding of UK Clinical Trials Regulations, ICH Good Clinical Practice, the European Directives on Clinical Trials and Good Clinical Practice and the Department of Health’s Research Governance Framework. Experience of working in a clinical trial regulatory environment is also required, as well as experience in establishing and maintaining quality management systems.
Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button above.
If you have any queries regarding the application process please contact Beck Marong at (email@example.com).
If you would like to have an informal conversation about the role, please contact Aderonke Beyioku (a.beyioku.ucl.ac.uk).
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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.
We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.
Our department holds an Athena SWAN Bronze award, in recognition of our commitment to advancing gender equality.
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