Research Delivery Facilitator

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7067292 (Ref.No. MHNCC1223)
Posted: June 29, 2020

Job Description

Are you keen to work in a fast paced, dynamic and innovative environment? Do you have experience of working in or managing clinical trials? Do you have strong communication skills and are able to interact with a range of stakeholders across multiple organisations? 

You will work to support the delivery of a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) portfolio of studies, with a specific responsibility for a cluster of Specialties. You will liaise with the life sciences industry, Funders, Sponsors and the Local Clinical Research Network teams as appropriate to facilitate the feasibility assessment, portfolio entry, set up and delivery of studies to time and target within the Clinical Research Network (CRN). Performance managing a specific portfolio of research, you will have strong communication, organisational and project management skills and the ability to work with a range of stakeholders.

With an understanding of the UK Clinical Research landscape, you will have experience of managing clinical trials and have the ability to present complex information in an easily understandable format. With an ability to work independently and resolve complex problems you will be comfortable working and adapting in a fast paced and changing environment. 

The employer for this post will be the University of Leeds

This post can be based in Leeds or London

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Fiona Brain, Research Delivery Lead 

Tel: 0113 3430398, email: 

The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. We will be happy to consider job share applications and are committed to flexible working for all our employees.

Location:  Leeds or London
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute:  NIHR CRNCC
Section:  NIHR CRN - Leeds or London Office
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 7
Salary:  £33,797 to £40,322 p.a. pro rata
plus London weighting where applicable
Working Time:  100% full time equivalent
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (31 March 2022)
Release Date:  Friday 26 June 2020
Closing Date:  Friday 10 July 2020
Reference:  MHNCC1223

The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.


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