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Cardiovascular Clinical Trials Unit (CVCTU) Manager - QMUL25352

Department: William Harvey Research Institute
Salary: £47,325 - £52,833 per annum (Grade 6)
Reference: QMUL25352
Location: Charterhouse Square
Date posted: 01-Jul-2021
Closing date: 01-Aug-2021

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About the Role

To lead, support and manage the day-to-day running of the Cardiovascular Clinical Trials Unit (CVCTU) trials, including the successful planning, delivery and management of clinical trials.

Working throughout the full lifecycle of the CVCTU clinical trials, to lead the study team comprising of core CVCTU staff and Investigator research teams through the feasibility and site selection process, trial set-up, study execution and trial closure.

About You

We require the successful candidate to have a Degree in a biomedical science or associated subject, or proven experience in clinical research and current good Clinical practice qualification. We are looking for Project management experience in clinical trials and previous experience of all aspects of clinical research, including clinical research coordination, administration, monitoring and data management.

About the School/Department/Institute/Project

CVCTU focuses on providing support to deliver clinical trials and research related to cardiovascular and metabolic health. This centre is the product of the coming together of two organisations: Barts Heart Centre and the WHRI. The CVCTU is the fifth branch of the UKCRC accredited Barts CTU (ID:4).

About Queen Mary

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.

Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.

We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.

The post is based at the Charterhouse Square Campus in London. It is full time (35 hours per week), fixed term appointment for 3 years, with an expected start date of Aug 2021. The starting salary will be Grade 6, in the range of £47,325 - £52,833 per annum (pro-rata), inclusive of London Allowance.

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to Laura Dexter at  

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The closing date for applications is 01 August 2021. Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.

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