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Clinical trial project manager (MPSII trial)
Oxford Road, Manchester

Job reference: BMH-017794

Location: Oxford Road, Manchester

Closing date (DD/MM/YYYY): 02/12/2021

Salary: £33,309 - £36,382 per annum

Employment type: Fixed Term

Faculty/Organisation: Biology, Medicine Health

Division: Cell Matrix Biology & Regenerative Medicine

Hours per week: Full time

Contract Duration: Available immediately for a fixed period of 3 years

School / Directorate: School of Biological Sciences

We seek to appoint a full-time Project Manager to work on an academic gene therapy clinical trial for MPSII children. The post is available for an immediate start for a fixed term period of 3 years.​​​​​​​

The position offers an ideal opportunity for an enthusiastic, well-motivated individual to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to manage and ensure the success of this gene therapy clinical trial in MPSII patients. This CTIMP trial require an ambitious Project Manager to manage the set up and day to day running’s of the trial, liaising with the sponsor, clinical site, managing CRO and other third parties.

The post holder will also support the development of other new and ongoing clinical trials within the group and provide administrative support in the submission of industrial funding bids, grant applications and support the set up and running of a GCP facility. The post holder will have excellent interpersonal, communication, IT, and organisational skills, will be able to work with minimal supervision, and will have experience within research, preferably in biological or medical sciences within a trial setting. Adherence to good clinical practice (GCP) is essential to this role, particularly with regard to data handling and record keeping.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Blended working arrangements may be considered     

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Rebecca Holley or Brian Bigger.

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This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.


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