Department of Oncology, Oncology Clinical Trials Office (OCTO), Level 2, Cancer & Haematology Department, Churchill Hospital, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LE
About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Trial Administrator (CTA) (maternity cover) to join the Oncology Clinical Trials Office (OCTO), working in a team of trial management professionals, running clinical trials and studies across a varied portfolio of trials. The post holder will be responsible for a range of activities required in the day-to-day running of clinical trials. CTAs will usually work on 1-3 trials, offering the opportunity to be involved in and learn about a wide range of clinical trial management activities. OCTO is based in the Department of Oncology, University of Oxford. OCTO develops and runs academic clinical trials and studies to the highest standards and is proactive in improving clinical trial procedures. Our trials are concerned with the practical application of high-quality clinical research into innovative and effective cancer therapies, early detection and prevention strategies.
This post is a maternity cover for 12 months and is offered full-time, although part-time hours (minimum of 80% FTE, worked over no fewer than four days a week) may be considered.
The post is based in Oncology Clinical Trials Office (OCTO), Level 2, Cancer & Haematology Department, Churchill Hospital, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7LE. Due to the location, you will be required to apply for and obtain an NHS Honorary Contract in order to carry out this role.
There will be the occasional need to travel to participating hospitals or national meetings (approximately twice a year, sometimes with the need for overnight stays).
You will be educated to at least A-level in a biomedical or associated subject (or other relevant qualification) and have previous experience in a clinical research setting, with knowledge of Good Clinical Practice (GCP). You will have experience of managing and working with clinical research or patient data e.g. data entry, data coding, entry validation and reporting, with critical and intelligent attention to detail and high standards of accuracy. You will have effective communication and inter-personal skills, including written and spoken English, and sound clerical skills, including word processing. Experience of working on oncology clinical trials in a non-commercial setting would be advantageous.
Previous applicants to vacancy 169114 need not apply. If you would like to discuss this role please contact Linda Collins on [email protected]. You will be required to upload a supporting statement (setting out how you meet the selection criteria), a curriculum vitae and the names and contact details of two referees as part of your online application. The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Tuesday 13th February 2024.
Committed to equality and valuing diversity
Contact Person : HR Officer Vacancy ID : 170657 Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 13-Feb-2024 12:00 Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 5 Contact Email : [email protected] Salary (£) : £28,759 - £33,966 per annum