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Trial Manager

We're looking for someone with previous experience of managing/coordinating clinical studies to join one of the leading stroke research groups nationally and internationally.

The successful applicant will play a key role in coordinating stroke research studies, both randomised clinical trials and observational studies and being the lead manager for one of more studies. Current trials / studies include, PRESERVE, DNA Lacunar, VIST and TASTE. Many of our studies are multi-centre and international and involve liaising with sites throughout the country and abroad. Details of our research can be found on ( AND (

The post-holder will also play a leadership role in clinical trials and in supervision of clinical trial assistants.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 31 January 2022 in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment and a standard Disclosure and Barring Service check. This appointment also requires a Research Passport application.

Informal enquiries can be directed to Prof. Hugh Markus:

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please ensure that you upload a covering letter and CV in the Upload section of the online application. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Please include details of your referees, including email address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager.

The closing date for applications is the 27th October 2017 with interviews likely to take place on 14th November 2017.

Please quote reference RR13583 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

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