|Salary:||£33,309 to £40,927 per annum depending on experience|
|Placed On:||5th August 2022|
|Closes:||24th August 2022|
Job reference: BMH-019568
Location: The Christie NHS Foundation Trust & Withington campus at The University of Manchester
Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 24/08/2022
Salary: £33,309 - £40,927 per annum depending on experience
Employment type: Fixed Term
Faculty/Organisation: Biology, Medicine & Health
Division: Cancer Sciences
Hours per week: Full time
Contract Duration: 1 October 2022 until 30 September 2024
School / Directorate: School of Medical Sciences
Applications are invited for a Research Project Manager to work within the Radiotherapy Related Research (RRR) group, Division of Cancer Sciences at The University of Manchester. The post is currently split across two sites: Alderley Park Life Sciences campus in Cheshire and The Christie NHS Foundation Trust site in Withington with some opportunity to also work remotely from home. The research group will be re-locating to the new Cancer Research building on the Christie site in early 2023.
The post holder will have experience in research project management preferably in an academic or NHS environment. They will set-up and co-ordinate translational and early phase research projects within the Targeted Therapy group led by Professor Tim Illidge, and have oversight of the wider NIHR BRC Advanced Radiotherapy theme (of which Targeted Therapy represents one programme). They will be responsible for accurate and timely reporting, ensuring delivery against milestones and objectives, and financial management.
Key to the role is developing strong relationships with local, national and international collaborators, including with industry and across the NIHR BRC network to drive forward early phase clinical trial development. The post holder will identify and breakdown tasks required to deliver a multidisciplinary research project; ensure all deadlines are met; support grant applications; work effectively across complex research organisations and take initiative where necessary.
The position offers an ideal opportunity for an enthusiastic, well-motivated individual with excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills to work in a multi-disciplinary research environment and build on your experience in clinical trials and scientific project management to run radiotherapy related research. The post holder will need to work with minimal supervision and have experience within research, preferably in a clinical or biological based field.
As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.
Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here
Blended working arrangements may be considered
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.
Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:
Name: Rebecca Elliott
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.
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