Research Project Manager Grade VII

Location

CHI @ Crumlin

Duration of Post

Fixed Term

Campaign Reference

146494

Closing Date

6th July 2022

Purpose of the Role:

The Research Project Manager will be responsible for oversight and management of clinical research projects. They will bring research expertise and project management skills to support Principal Investigators with study planning and set-up, conduct and closeout.  Working closely the team of Research Nurses, Coordinators and Assistants, they will coordinate activities to ensure that adequate resources are in place, mandatory training is completed and timelines are met.

An important part of this role will be providing direction and practical guidance to the Research Team and supervising and mentoring less experienced staff. This may include line management of research coordination staff. The post holder will also ensure that all study activities are carried out in accordance with the research quality management system and support non-conformance reporting, CAPA management and inspection readiness activities.

This Research Project Manager post will have specific focus on supporting clinical research operations and activities at CHI at Tallaght and driving integration across sites. They will also be responsible for project management of new research supported by seed funding. They will serve as the link between Researchers and the Research Management Team. As part of this team, they will support the wider effort for ongoing development of CHI’s research infrastructure towards the opening of the New Children’s Hospital.  

 

Essential Criteria:

  • BSc in clinical or life science related subject or equivalent third level qualification
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in clinical trials in the biomedical or pharmaceutical industry, or a related healthcare environment
  • Project management training/experience or a track record in delivering in a similar Project/Programme Management role for a minimum of 1 year.
  • Understanding of current Irish medical, academic and health services research environment and knowledge of the regulatory and legislative requirements relating to the conduct of clinical research
  • Experience in the preparation of submissions to research ethics committees

 

How to Apply and Informal Enquiries:

Please note that you must submit a cover letter with your CV, this forms part of your application and CV’s will not be accepted without a detailed cover letter. 

Please click here for a copy of the job description for this post.

The closing date for submissions of CV’s and letter of application is 6th July 2022 by 5pm. Applications must be completed through the advertised post on CHI.jobs by clicking ‘Apply for Job’.

Applications will not be accepted through direct email or any other method.

For informal enquiries for this specialty/department, please contact Mary Costello via email: rio@nchg.ie

For other queries relating to this recruitment process, please contact the Recruitment team via email: recruitment@nchg.ie

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CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns

CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Access to first-rate postgraduate programmes/Educational Assistance
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns