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Clinical Research Nurse Manager

Company: Synexus Limited
Location: Thames Valley
Reference: syn/TP/14308/1032
Closing Date: 09 Apr 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): 30,000 - 40,000
Benefits: Up to UKP 40000.00 per year

Job Summary:

Excellent opportunity for a Clinical Research Nurse Manager


Are you looking to advance your career into the clinical trials space? Do you want to work for a leading multinational organisation, renown throughout the industry for its meteoric rise to success and dependability to deliver on global contracts across multiple therapeutic areas and phases? Are you looking to play an integral role in the future of medicine across the globe? If so, this may be the opportunity for you:

This is an excellent opportunity for a Clinical Research Nurse Manager with strong experience in the clinical trials or the pharmaceutical industry to play an instrumental role in driving this organisation towards success. 

Package description

Synexus has a great team of professional, smart and energetic people. We focus on continued professional development, engaging and supporting the team within in order to reach the common goals of the business. We also offer a competitive benefits package consisting of, but not limited to, 25 days annual leave, life assurance, pension scheme, private health insurance*, a target based bonus scheme, childcare vouchers, a healthcare cash plan, an employees assistance programme and a high street discount scheme.

* Dependent on role

Main responsibilities

As a Clinical Research Nurse Manager, you will act as part of the research centre leadership team and support the Site Manager in profit and loss optimisation. You will ensure that the clinical area of the research centre provides a high quality and safe clinical research environment and initiate and manage nursing activities related to clinical trials, from initiation to termination according to ICH/GCP guidelines. You will also ensure the commercial success of the centre by recruiting and maintaining optimum patient numbers by providing professional leadership to all direct reports and being  responsible for the training, professional development and supervision of your team. Key roles and responsibilities of the Clinical Research Nurse Manager are:

  • Drive quality assurance measures and appropriate policies to enhance clinical research activity and successful business delivery.
  • Exercise meticulous attention to detail when collecting, recording, safety reporting, and verifying study data, reviewing trends and share best practice.
  • Promoting and nurtures a welcoming and pleasant environment for staff and participants to ensure effective team working, and provide professional leadership.
  • Facilitates and ensures affective communication, by participation in, regular clinical team, multidisciplinary, project strategy, feasibility, forums, and core study meetings.
  • Reviews research protocols, identify and coordinate training and education requirements for clinical reports.
  • Takes the lead on initiating emergency action when required e.g. cardiac arrest, anaphylaxis management, fire, or critical incidents.
  • Review local outreach strategy with the Site Manager to promote your DRS within local community.
  • Reviewer and author of relevant clinical SOP’s/guideline.
  • Review audit reports, complaints, initiating corrective and preventative action to ensure best practice.
  • Overall responsibility for Clinical Health and Safety.
  • Management of team through performance management.
  • Ensure that the clinical competency assessments and study specific training has been completed.
  • Work in collaboration with the Site Manager and other CRNM to ensure efficient and effective allocation of resources are available to ensure research activity and clinical excellence is maintained.
  • Contributes to the recruitment and retention of quality staff.
  • Deputise for the UK Nursing Advisor as required.
Ideal candidate

To be successful in the role of Clinical Research Nurse Manager, you would likely have:

  • Registration with no limitations to practice within the Nursing and Midwifery Council (Adult)
  • Extensive experience as a Clinical Research Nurse
  • A post graduate diploma in a health/biological sciences related area or equivalent
  • Management skills including experience of team leadership
  • Advanced organisational and time management skills
  • The ability to manage multiple complex projects at various stages of development
  • Knowledge of the application of research within the Clinical and Research Governance agenda
  • A broad range of advanced clinical skills and assessment techniques

Alternative Job Titles: clinical research nurse, research sister, ward sister, medical research, general nurse, research nurse, registered adult nurse

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Sandringham House Ackhurst Park Chorley Lancashire
Tel:  +44 (0)161 209 3619
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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