Jan 20, 2019

Research Study Administrative Assistant Part Time Fixed Term


  • University of Cambridge
  • Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

Job Description

Research Study Administrative Assistant (Part Time, Fixed Term) The University of Cambridge is seeking a Research Study Administrative Assistant to join the IMAGINE ID Study Team, which is a current research project within The Cambridge Institute for Medical Research (CIMR). CIMR forms part of the University of Cambridge Clinical School and is based on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus. The Institute provides modern laboratory accommodation and state of the art research facilities http://www.cimr.cam.ac.uk .

This post is for an administrative assistant to work as part of a Research Study team, aiding the Research Study Coordinators in the recruitment of participants to the study, data entry, and general administration.

We are looking for a self-motivated individual with strong organisational skills. You must have the ability to communicate professionally face-to-face and via email and telephone with all contacts and establish a positive rapport with patients, families and fellow team members. A compassionate understanding is essential; accurate record-keeping is a must. We expect a willingness to contribute to the team through routine administrative assistance, excellent IT skills and the ability to work as part of a project team whilst adapting to different working environments with tact and assurance.

Experience in a clinical setting and with parents of children with intellectual disability is desirable.

This post is 60% full-time equivalent (i.e. 21.9 hours per week). The pattern of work can be negotiable and flexible in relation to the needs of the project.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 30 April 2019 in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to obtain a Research Passport.

The full incremental salary range for the position is advertised in order to demonstrate the progression of the Grade. In the majority of cases, appointments will be made at the Grade minimum: only in very specific circumstances can a higher salary be offered.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact Francesca Cooper, Research Study Coordinator, on fc426@cam.ac.uk .

Please quote reference SE11419 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information Further Particulars - Research Study Admin Assistant
Apply online Department/Location Cambridge Institute for Medical Research

Salary £21,843-£25,298 pro rata


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