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Programme Manager for CRUK Cambridge Centre Cancer Imaging Programme (Part-Time, Fixed Term)

The Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre (CRUK CC) is seeking to recruit a part-time (0.5 FTE) Programme Manager to support the Cancer Imaging Programme. This is an exciting position, and the Programme Manager will work directly with the existing part-time Programme Manager and Programme Leads, Professor Kevin Brindle, Dr Ferdia Gallagher, and Professor Evis Sala in managing the programme specific duties and responsibilities and, in particular, in taking new imaging probes and computational methods into the clinic.

The role will include monitoring of programme objectives against milestones, co-ordination of resources, meeting management and support to Programme Leads. Supporting grant applications and monitoring grant expenditure will also form part of the role. Other activities will be agreed at Programme level.

The Programme Manager will also work directly with the CRUK Cambridge Centre administrative office in meeting the strategic goals of the Centre and liaising with the office and other programme and project managers in the Centre.

Applicants will ideally have a degree in a relevant subject or equivalent experience. In addition, they will have demonstrable organisational skills, programme management experience, and previous exposure to clinical or translational research. Experience of imaging studies is desirable. Applicants should be able to demonstrate verbal and written communication skills, a systematic and rigorous approach to work, and the ability to work in a team.

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

This appointment requires a Research Passport application.

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Closing Date: 10th November 2019

Interview Date: Skype interviews w/c 18th November and face to face interviews are likely to be held on 25th November 2019.

Please ensure that you upload a covering letter and CV in the Upload section of the online application. The covering letter should outline how you match the criteria for the post and why you are applying for this role. 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.

Please quote reference RD20025 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

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