BSU Study Coordinator
Under the leadership of our Chief Executive, Professor Paul Workman FRS, the ICR is ranked as the UK’s leading academic research centre. Together with our partner The Royal Marsden, we are rated in the top four cancer centres globally.
The ICR is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best minds in the world to join us in our mission – to make the discoveries that defeat cancer.
We are looking to recruit a BSU Study Coordinator within our Biological Services Department. The successful applicant will contribute to the technical excellence and successful operation of the Biological Services Units in Sutton and Chelsea (BSU) and to manage appropriate study support for those working within the in vivo research environment.
The BSU Study Coordinator will be responsible for managing and coordinating in-vivo experimental studies on behalf of and in liaison with all research teams at ICR. The role will also involve close liaison with Named Persons in order to coordinate the support of the research teams effectively. This is particularly important with the Named Training and Competency Officer (NTCO) to provide a skilled team of licenced animal technologists. Close liaison with the research community is required to ensure full details of study design are acquired from concept to completion. Experience of a wide range of Regulated Procedures as well as basic in-vitro techniques such as cell culture and cell preparation will be essential. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining accurate records on project management databases to ensure compliant recording under the various guidance and legal frameworks.
We seek a candidate with a detailed knowledge of the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986, excellent communication skills, accurate and methodical record keeping and attention to detail and excellent organisational skills.
This post also benefits from generous annual leave entitlement a contributory career revalued benefits pension scheme.