An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a highly motivated and innovative team at the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s National Coordinating Centre. You will play an active role in supporting the efficient delivery of the core work of the Research Delivery Directorate, which focuses on delivering clinical research in the National Health Service (NHS) and other settings by overseeing policies, processes and initiatives to improve the delivery of research, as well as overseeing study record management.
You will provide high-quality, responsive and flexible administration for the Senior Leadership and Senior Management teams enabling them to effectively deliver the Directorate’s strategic objectives and priorities. Your role will also include drafting correspondence, coordination and preparation of reports, maintenance and development of office systems, conference and travel support, and the organisation/servicing of key meetings.
You will be a team player with good customer service skills. You will be adaptable and able to use your initiative to prioritise work to meet strict deadlines. Computer literacy is required, particularly in the use of Excel and databases.
At the University of Leeds, we are committed to providing a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity that attracts, supports, and retains the best students and staff from all backgrounds and from across the world. Whatever role we recruit for we are always striving to increase the diversity of our community, which each individual helps enrich and cultivate. We particularly encourage applications from, but not limited to Black, Asian and ethnically diverse people; people who identify as LGBT+; and people with disabilities.
We have identified that people with disabilities are currently underrepresented in this role and particularly welcome applications. Candidates will always be selected based on merit and ability.
To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:
Fiona Brain, Head of Research Process and Data Delivery Management
The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The School of Medicine holds a Gold Athena Swan award. We are committed to being an inclusive Medical School that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.
Closing Date: 03 Jan 2023
Section: Administrative and Clerical Support
Salary: £21,197 to £23,715 p.a. plus London Weighting of £4,776 p.a. where applicable