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Research and Development Portfolio Manager

Central London   •  Negotiable  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

Research and Development Portfolio Manager

Contract until the end of March

26-30 per hour

Location: Islington, London

Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment with proven ability to work independently, looking for a new and upcoming opportunity? If so, then you may have the ability to be successful in this Research and Development Portfolio Manager role. The role will be playing a crucial part in an NHS hosted research study. The ideal candidate will have strong team-working and networking skills, be an excellent relationship builder and have demonstrable experience in report writing and undertaking analysis.

Key responsibilities:

  • Dealing with aspects of research governance
  • Correspondence with sponsors and stakeholders
  • Working collaborate with the CRF team, all internal support departs and finance
  • To be responsible for co-ordinating the efficient implementation of the R&D policy and standard operating procedures and processes relating to administration of the research in accordance with the NIHR Research Service Framework.
  • Upload all required study information to national and other systems and to lead on governance and quality issues pertaining to health research.
  • Process project submissions to the Research and Ethics Committees and coordinate applications to external funding bodies.
  • Administration and key membership to the Research Management Committee and disease portfolio groups.


  • Masters in appropriate discipline or equivalent comparable experience
  • DBS checked
  • Experience working within the NHS or governance
  • Compliance with the Health & Safety at Work Act (1974)
  • Previous proven experience in a research and development setting.
  • Experience of working with academic and clinical researchers
  • Thorough understanding of research landscape, including metrics, critical success factors and overcoming barriers to success.
  • Strong understanding of research concepts, methodologies, and principles.
  • Working within a clinical academic setting and understanding of key processes and systems.

If you would like more information on this role or think you would be a great fit, please do not hesitate to get in contact via email to Alannah.White@cpl.com or 01189522797

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Contact: Alannah White
  • Reference: JO-2201-483260
  • Posted: 12th January 2022
  • Expires: 9th February 2022

Cpl Life Sciences

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