|Salary:||£38,282 to £43,947 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting (Grade 5)|
|Placed On:||28th September 2023|
|Closes:||18th October 2023|
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is a world-leading centre for research and postgraduate education in public and global health. Our mission is to improve health and health equity in the UK and worldwide; working in partnership to achieve excellence in public and global health research, education and translation of knowledge into policy and practice.
We are seeking to appoint a full-time trial manager to coordinate an ongoing trial of an Indian traditional (Ayurvedic) medicine for promoting recovery from Long COVID in the UK. The study is funded by the Indian Ministry of AYUSH, and is being conducted through GP and other NHS sites across the UK. The role will involve leading on all aspects of coordination of the trial, including site and participant recruitment, follow-up, coordination with sites, trial logistics, data management, trial reporting and quality, and reporting to trial management committees. The post-holder is expected to contribute substantially to developing amendments, submitting regulatory/ethical approvals, and responding to audits, should these be required.
The post-holder should have a relevant first degree, or ideally a postgraduate degree, in the field of clinical trials, epidemiology or health sciences. Relevant experience or demonstrable knowledge of clinical trial design and coordination including development of protocols, trial logistic, participant recruitment, and trial data management is essential. Experience coordinating Clinical Trials of Investigational Medicinal Products (CTIMP) in the UK and an understanding of processes related to regulatory compliance and reporting is desirable. Proven ability to engage successfully with patients or the public in research contexts is essential. Further particulars are included in the job description.
The post is full-time, 1FTE and fixed-term until 30 September 2024.
The salary will be on the Academic Pathway scale Grade 5 in the range £38,282-£43,947 per annum (inclusive of London Weighting). The post will be subject to the LSHTM terms and conditions of service. Annual leave entitlement is 30 working days per year, pro-rata for part-time staff. In addition to this there are discretionary “Wellbeing Days”. Membership of the Pension Scheme is available. The post is based in London.
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