Research Physician 2

Recruiter
Synexus Limited
Location
Chorley
Salary
£60k - £67k (DOE/neg) + up to 30% quarterly bonus
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Introduction

Are you looking to advance your career in the clinical trial 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 research physician or a physician with exposure to the clinical trials or pharmaceutical industry to play an instrumental role in driving this organisation towards success.

The Role

As a Research Physician 2, you will be responsible for ensuring the commercial success of your site through the safe performance of your local clinical studies. You will also act as the principal investigator (PI) or co-investigator for some or all of the studies at your site where you accept responsibility for all sponsor research studies while also ensuring ICH/GCP and local regulations are met. This role will also see you take leadership through your guidance and training of colleagues while you work on multiple studies.

Your key accountabilities will be:

- Acting as principal investigator (PI) or co-investigator ensuring ICH/GCP and local regulations are met
- Conducting clinical trials in line with the protocol and to ensure the recruitment of eligible participants onto the studies
- Taking ownership of being prepared for all GMC appraisals to ensure a positive outcome
- Review screening, pre-screening and screening success rates for clinical trials
- Providing information and support to consenting participants for a clinical study
- Liaising with and developing positive relations with sponsors, clients and clients' contractors as required, projecting a helpful and courteous company image
- Carrying out clinical evaluation and clinical investigation of participants
- Constantly seeking and suggesting quality improvements
- Taking responsibility for ensuring serious adverse events / adverse events are reported appropriately
- Having responsibility for the medical wellbeing of participants during the clinical trial and referral to specialists or GP as required

The Person

As a successful Research Physician 2, you will likely:

- Be a GMC registered doctor with previous experience within clinical research
- Have previous research experience and can demonstrate a strong interest in clinical research
- Have working knowledge of GCP (ICH-GCP and local regulations compliance)
- Demonstrate the ability to follow study protocol's and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) at all times
- Demonstrate the inclination to provide practical help and guidance to colleagues, providing practical solutions for any problems and supporting their development
- Show meticulous attention to detail in recording patient information and data ensuring any queries are acted upon in a timely and efficient manner

Alternative Job Titles: clinical research physician, medical research, general practitioner, research clinician, research medic, research doctor, principal investigator, co investigator, co-investigator.