Department of Oncology, Cancer and Haematology Centre, Churchill Hospital, Oxford
About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for a Quality Assurance Manager (QAM) to join the Oncology Clinical Trials Office (OCTO), working in a team of clinical trial management professionals running a varied portfolio of early cancer detection, precision prevention, early phase drug trials and related sub-studies.
As part of the OCTO Senior Operational Group, the QAM will be involved in the full lifecycle of trials from concept and trial adoption through to reporting and archive.
Biological sample collection and analysis are key features of OCTO trials. The QAM will provide QA oversight to other teams and laboratories within the Department of Oncology that contribute to OCTO's portfolio. The post holder will be expected to contribute to relevant local and national working groups.
The role is considered to be office-based though some home working is possible subject to agreement with the line manager. On occasion the post holder will be required to visit participating hospitals, collaborating companies, and other providers to conduct audit or monitoring visits, or to resolve other issues as directed by the Trial Management Director. Visits may include overnight stays and up to a week away for international visits.
This is a full-time post (or minimum 0.8 FTE worked over no fewer than 4 days).
This is post available for 3 years in the first instance.
You will be a graduate in a relevant biomedical or associated subject with demonstrable experience in a clinical research quality assurance role including SOP writing, conducting audit and monitoring activities. Experience of clinical trial management is essential, together with experience of developing quality management systems to comply with high levels of GCP. In- depth working knowledge of existing UK clinical research structures, GCP, regulatory and ethical systems is also an essential requirement of the role.
If you would like to discuss this role please contact Sarah Pearson 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 Friday 17 February 2023.
Committed to equality and valuing diversity
Contact Person : HR Officer Vacancy ID : 163095 Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 17-Feb-2023 12:00 Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 8 Contact Email : [email protected] Salary (£) : £43,414 - £51,805 Per Annum