Clinical Trials Portfolio Lead

We have an exciting opportunity for a Portfolio Lead to join the Oncology Clinical Trials Office (OCTO), working in a team of trial management professionals running a varied portfolio of clinical trials and related sub-studies.You will be responsible for working with Chief Investigators and statisticians to develop new research proposals for funding applications, developing new clinical trial protocols, coordinating application submissions and ensuring that all appropriate documentation, reviews and approvals are in place.You will be responsible for the line management and oversight of projects within a portfolio of trials, ensuring that key milestones and deadlines are met and that resources are allocated appropriately across the portfolio.We are looking for a graduate in a relevant biomedical or associated subject with a demonstrable experience of coordinating clinical trials. Trials will be both CTIMPs and non-CTIMPS. You will need experience of developing and managing early phase clinical trials and/or trials involving radiotherapy and imaging techniques, and also experience of line managing and training clinical trial staff. An in-depth working knowledge of existing UK clinical research structures, GCP, regulatory and ethical systems is also essential.The post will be based in Oxford with occasional travel to study sites, meet collaborators and attend national meetings (approximately 4 - 6 times a year).This is a full-time post, although part-time (no less than 0.8 FTE) or condensed hours may be considered. The post is available for 2 years in the first instance.All applicants must complete an application form and upload a CV and supporting statement.The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 24 April 2017.

Closing Date: 
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 12:00
Organisation: 
Department of Oncology
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