Are you experienced in life sciences and looking for a Research Governance role? Are you an expert in managing the research ethics framework? Do you want to work for a company that truly makes a difference? This could be the role for you.
My client is a ground-breaking organisation that is on a mission to match lifesaving treatments for people with blood cancer and blood disorders.
As part of my client’s work, they conduct world-leading research into cell matching and transplants, including cell & gene therapy development. They are looking for a Research Governance Lead to develop, implement and manage a governance process for new research projects, ensuring an organisational environment in which ethical research can be conducted. This can be located in the London HQ or regionally based working from home.
The main responsibilities of the role include:
Manage the research application process;
Have oversight for the ethical clearance process
Meet all appropriate regulatory approvals are in place for research studies
Manage the company research portfolio
Deliver training and guidance internally
Create an attractive environment for funding agencies to place healthcare research
Coordinate preparation for relevant audits
The required background for the right candidate will include:
BSC in Biological Sciences or equivalent science
Experience of leading research governance in a healthcare, pharmaceutical or biological environment
Experience of managing the research ethics framework
Knowledge of GCP
Experience of designing healthcare research projects
Experience of research grant proposals
This is a fascinating opportunity with an organisation that istruly making a difference to people’s lives.