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Senior Research Administrator

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Main area
Aministration
Grade
4
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
185-A-19-77088
Town
Exeter
Salary
£21,089 - £23,761 per annum
Closing
03/10/2019 23:59

Job Title: Research Administrator

Band: 4

Reports to: Senior Research Nurse

Directorate: Research and Development

Location: Clinical Research Facility (RILD Building, Wonford)

Hours: Full time 37.5 hrs per week (negotiable)

Contract: Substantive (6 months probationary period to those new to the Trust)

Are you looking for an interesting, fast paced, rewarding administration role? The NIHR Exeter Clinical Research Facility at the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust is a busy and developing department and needs an administrator to support the clinical nursing team.

The NIHR Exeter Clinical Research Facility supports and manages a range of research studies. We specialise in Experimental Medicine, Early Phase clinical trials and Translational research in both common and rare diseases. We cover many disease areas including dementia, diabetes, cardiology, vascular health, respiratory health, cardiovascular disease and addictive behaviours.

The role is varied and in addition to routine administration, duties will include managing study Site Files, planning & occasional attendance at multidisciplinary meetings with research teams throughout the UK and managing the Nursing Teams clinical bookings for dementia studies as well as the possibility of supporting a others studies.

This dynamic role would suit someone with excellent interpersonal and communication skills and someone who can positively make a valued contribution towards the service that the Department provides. We are therefore looking for someone who can remain calm under pressure, who is able to prioritise their own busy workload in line with meeting deadlines and targets, who enjoys being part of a team, who can demonstrate excellent administrative and organisational skills and who is naturally empathetic.

Attention to detail and accuracy are essential and you will need to be able to work with internal and external staff at all levels. An ability to work independently and take the initiative as appropriate are also requirements of this varied and interesting post.

The successful applicant will be based in the Clinical Research Facility in Research Innovation Learning and Development building (RILD). He/she will provide support to the clinical nursing team to ensure that high quality services are being delivered within all areas of the department and within research projects. He/she will be supported in the role by the Senior Nurses and all other team members.

We would encourage and welcome applicants to come and have a look around and meet some of our staff.

Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: Honesty, Openness & Integrity Fairness, Inclusion & Collaboration Respect & Dignity.

For more information please call Senior Nurses Jayne Dark (01392 408189) and/or Anna Steele (01392 408173).

Our vision is to provide safe, high quality seamless services delivered with courtesy and respect. To achieve our vision we expect all our staff to uphold our Trust values. Our Trust values are: Honesty, Openness & Integrity Fairness Inclusion & Collaboration Respect & Dignity

***Preference will be given to staff with ‘Priority’ and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.***

DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED HIGH NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS FOR THIS POST WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CLOSE THE VACANCY BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Anna Steele annasteele@nhs.net 01392 408173

If you have problems applying, contact

Address
Personnel Reception
Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Trust
Wonford
Barrack Road
Exeter
Devon
EX2 5DW
Telephone
01392 403936 or 403758