Clinical Research Associate (Fixed Term)
University of Cambridge
Salary: £33,127 to £58,593
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
This post represents an excellent opportunity for a physician wishing to gain further experience in Experimental Cancer Medicine studies. The appointed candidate will have the chance to work across the full breadth of clinical trial portfolio delivered within the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre.
The post is ideally suited to a clinician who has completed their medical specialist training in Oncology (Medical or Clinical) however, suitably qualified individuals that are yet to complete specialist training in Oncology may also be considered. Prior involvement in the development and delivery of clinical or translational research, in collaboration with clinical academics and/or industry collaborators would be an advantage.
A medical qualification and General Medical Council registration or ability to obtain registration before job commencement is required. In addition, the successful applicant will need to be able to hold an Honorary Clinical Contract with the Trust.
The successful individual will have a prominent role in the recruitment and care of patients with cancer, participating in clinical trials. Participation in research active outpatient clinics will also be expected. A knowledge of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) is expected and other, trial specific training will be provided. There will also be the opportunity to attend other trial design related training opportunities and also to present clinical data at national and international meetings.
The post will be based in the Department of Oncology, working in the Cambridge Cancer Trials Centre (Director: Prof. Duncan Jodrell). In additional honorary clinical status, at Cambridge University Hospital NHS Trust, Cancer Directorate and the Addenbrooke's Centre for Clinical Investigation will be obtained.
Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 12 months in the first instance.
This appointment requires an Honorary Clinical Contract.
Informal enquiries should be directed to Dr Simon Pacey via e-mail on: [Click here to apply]
To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit : [Click here to apply]
Please ensure that you upload a covering letter and CV in the Upload section of the online application. If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.
The closing date for applications is 13 November 2019.
Please quote reference RD21019 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.
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