Vacancy: National Institute for Health Research – Clinical Research Network

National Specialty Lead – Renal Disorders

Reporting to Cluster A Lead, you will provide leadership of the specialty at a national level and promote the engagement, placement and delivery of studies. You will understand NHS research priorities, the needs of your specialty area and have good links to the evolving NHS strategic clinical leadership.

In partnership with the Research Delivery Team locally and nationally, you will advise/troubleshoot areas of poor delivery from a clinical perspective and promote continuous improvement.

You will have a recognised reputation within the field and have the ability to engage with senior stakeholders both internally and externally.

Informal queries about the role may be made to Des Johnston (Tel: 020 7594 2430 d.johnston@imperial.ac.uk) or his deputy Joy Liao (Tel: 020 7594 6046 joy.liao@nihr.ac.uk).

More details on the Specialty Lead role, including person specification, can be found here. Please also refer to the Terms of Reference document for more information on the National group.

Applications consisting of a CV and a short statement (one page max) setting out your vision and suitability for the role should be sent to the cluster manager emanuela.mariani@nihr.ac.uk.

Salary: Pro rata senior grade – pay scale of post holder’s professional group

Commitment:  1 PA

Closing date:  21 June  2018

Interviews:  5 July 2018 in London