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Vacancy details

Closing date: 30 June 2021
Location: Twickenham

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Senior Programme Manager

Salary: £40,000 - £46,000

Are you a leader with experience in developing inclusive and innovative community engagement and public involvement strategies, looking to make an impact at the nation's largest funder of health and care research?

The NIHR is a large, multi-faceted and nationally distributed organisation funded through the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC). Together, NIHR people, facilities and systems represent the most integrated clinical research system in the world, driving research from bench to bedside for the benefit of patients and the economy.

LGC Group is an international life sciences company working with customers in the government, academic, pharmaceutical, agricultural biotechnology, food, environment, security and sports sectors to achieve excellence in investigative, diagnostic and measurement science. LGC’s Grant Management Group (GMG) are experts in managing research funding to maximise its impact.

On behalf of the DHSC, GMG manages three important components of the NIHR: the Central Commissioning Facility (CCF), the NIHR Office for Clinical Research Infrastructure (NOCRI) and the NIHR Centre for Engagement and Dissemination (CED). 

Job Purpose

We are looking for an expert Patient and Public Involvement specialist to join the team at the NIHR Central Commissioning Facility (CCF), at our office in Twickenham, (working initially from home until the office re-opens) to embed high quality and meaningful patient and public involvement across the full end-to-end process of research management

How to apply

To view the full job description and how to apply please visit the LGC vacancy page. If you wish to make an informal enquiry about this post, please contact: Assistant Director Patient and Public Involvement and Engagement at NIHR CCF.

Please submit your application by Wednesday 30 June 2021.  Interviews will be held on the 6, 7 and 8 July 2021.