Clinical Trials Assistant

The Jenner Institute, University of Oxford

Oxford, South East England, United Kingdom

Salary: Grade 5: £25,482 - £33,199 p.a.

The Jenner Institute is seeking to appoint a Clinical Trial Assistant. The Clinical Trials Assistant will have a role in the development, co-ordination and completion of clinical trials conducted by the emerging pathogens and influenza teams. This is a key role within the Clinical Trials Research Team ensuring smooth and effective running of operations, and providing day-to-day professional support for the unit and its collaborators. You will have good interpersonal skills and be able to interact productively and accurately with other team members, researchers and collaborators. You will need to be highly organised, able to deal with complex information, and able to prioritise your workload to meet deadlines.

You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills. You need to have proven administrative experience, with excellent attention to detail, accuracy, and good numerical skills.

You will be educated to A level standard (or equivalent) as a minimum. Further education qualification in a scientific field (ideally a biological science) or equivalent knowledge/experience would be desirable. An understanding of Good Clinical Practice (GCP) would also be desirable but not essential for this position. The emerging pathogens and influenza vaccine groups are within the Jenner Institute ( If you have the relevant experience and knowledge, we encourage you to apply.

The post is based at the Centre for Clinical Vaccinology and Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford (

This position is a fixed-term contract for 2 years

Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Monday 04 March 2019 will be considered.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: University of Oxford-itox_ac-139158