Job offer in london Clinical Trial Manager at Institute of Cancer Research

Institute of Cancer Research

Type of Contract: Fixed Term   
Length of Contract: 2 years

The Institute of Cancer Research, London, is one of the world’s most influential cancer research institutes, with an outstanding record of achievement dating back more than 100 years. We provided the first convincing evidence that DNA damage is the basic cause of cancer, laying the foundation for the now universally accepted idea that cancer is a genetic disease. Today, The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) leads the world at isolating cancer-related genes and discovering new targeted drugs for personalised cancer treatment. Under the leadership of our Chief Executive, Professor Paul Workman FRS, the ICR is ranked as the UK’s leading academic research centre. Together with our partner The Royal Marsden, we are rated in the top four cancer centres globally. The ICR is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best minds in the world to join us in our mission – to make the discoveries that defeat cancer.

The Institute of Cancer Research is looking for an experienced Clinical Trial Manager to join the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials & Statistics Unit (ICR-CTSU) at its Sutton site in Surrey. ICR-CTSU runs a diverse portfolio of national and international phase III multicentre randomised controlled trials, and phase II targeted treatment trials, with a special emphasis in breast, urological and head and neck cancer treatments.

The post offers an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and well-motivated individual with clinical trial experience to work in a dynamic and supportive academic environment at one of the leading National Cancer Research Institute cancer trials units. The successful applicant will be responsible for the central coordination of multicentre cancer trials.

Duties will include:

  • managing the day to day running of the trial(s)
  • promoting the trial(s) to ensure successful recruitment
  • co-ordinating and managing data from participating centres

Applicants should hold a first degree and have a good understanding of the principles of GCP, data protection and research governance. Experience of managing multi-centre randomised clinical trials is essential.

To apply and for more details, please click on the Apply button below.

When applying please provide a supporting statement detailing why you are applying for this position and detailing your relevant experience; together with your CV including details of your current salary and the names and addresses of two referees.

Interviews to be held on 28th April 2017

We consider all applications on merit and have a strong commitment to enhancing the diversity of our staff.

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