Clinical Trials Manager (BSCTU) Ref 0690

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Brighton and Sussex Clinical Trials Unit (BSCTU)  
Hours: Full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 37.5 hours per week. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: Fixed term until October 2021 
Reference: 0690 
Salary: Starting at £33,199 and rising to £39,609 per annum (pro rata if applicable)
Placed on: 01 February 2019 
Closing date: 04 March 2019. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date.
Expected start date: March/April 2019

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced clinical trial manager within the Brighton and Sussex Clinical Trials Unit. 

We are seeking to appoint a trial manager to take responsibility for working on a mixed portfolio of projects – including HIV and paediatrics. 

The ideal candidate is educated to degree level or with equivalent experience, proactive with a positive and flexible attitude and exceptional communication skills.

You will have experience of working as a clinical trials manager, ideally on Clinical Trials of Investigational Medicinal Products (CTIMPs) within a non-commercial setting and have up-to-date knowledge of all regulations and guidelines applicable to clinical trials.

There will be a requirement to travel within the UK to research sites.  Appropriate study training will be provided.

The Brighton and Sussex Clinical Trials Unit is based in the Brighton and Sussex Medical School at the University of Sussex with close working relations with Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals R&D department. 

The CTU gained provisional registration in May 2018 and will be applying for full registration in 2020.    BSCTU is involved in the design, conduct and analysis of RCTs and CTIMPs encompassing a range of disease areas (

For further information please contact: Nicky Perry, Operational Manager on

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How to apply

Download our non-academic application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] and fill in all sections.

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You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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