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Clinical Project Manager (Part Time, Fixed Term)

We are seeking a Project Manager with prior experience within the field of clinical research as a nurse or trial coordinator. We are running an exciting study related to identifying Osteoporosis through opportunistic screening in the CT waiting room. The main role of the post-holder would be to assist in the set-up and implementation of a new study called PHOENIX-F - analysis of routine clinical CT Scans in men and women. This study involves Cambridge University Hospital as the lead centre and four other centres within East Anglia.

You will be based at Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, where you will join Dr Ken Poole's research team.

The ideal candidate would be a nurse or trial co-ordinator with experience of research and solid knowledge of the research pathway/process. Experience in multicentre clinical trials within a related field would be a distinct advantage. You will be responsible for the relevant Ethics and the accurate recording, extraction, checking and entry of clinical data onto bespoke databases, and will contribute to the co-ordination and monitoring of the study. You will require a high degree of attention to detail, good communication and organisational skills and be able to work independently.

Funds are available for 30 hours per week. This post will require some regional travel.

Proposed start date: 1st October 2018

Informal enquiries can be made to Karen Blesic, Senior Research Sister, Level 6, Box 194 Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0QQ. Email:

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check (enhanced with children and adults' barred lists) and a health assessment. This appointment also requires a Research Passport application.

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.

Closing Date: 19th July 2018

Please quote reference RC16083 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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