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Position: Project Manager - Wellcome Human Developmental Biology Initiative
Institution: University College London
Department: UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health - Developmental Biology and Cancer Programme
Location: London, United Kingdom
Duties: The HDBI project manager is a key role in ensuring that the consortium functions effectively and meets its key deliverables. The successful candidate will report directly to the HDBI director, Prof Rick Livesey, and will be a member of the five-person HDBI management team. Key duties will involve monitoring progress of research against agreed deliverables by research teams in London, Oxford, Cambridge and Newcastle; budget oversight for the HDBI consortium; organising regular scientific meetings of HDBI research teams and the preparation of annual research progress reports
Requirements: The successful candidate will hold an advanced degree (Masters or PhD) in a relevant field of science as well as substantial experience of complex, multi-site project management. They will need to have the ability to coordinate across multiple stakeholder groups and project teams. Strong communication skills and the ability to solve problems are also essential
   
Text: Project Manager - Wellcome Human Developmental Biology Initiative, - Ref:1858268 Click here to go back to search results Apply Now UCL Department / Division UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health Specific unit / Sub department Developmental Biology and Cancer Programme Location of position London Grade 8 Hours Full Time Salary (inclusive of London allowance) £44,674 - £48,509 per annum Duties and Responsibilities The Human Developmental Biology Initiative (HDBI) is a consortium of 20 research groups that are generating foundational data essential for understanding human development in health and disease, funded by Wellcome. We are now seeking a project manager who will deliver overall day-to-day project management of the HDBI. The HDBI project manager is a key role in ensuring that the consortium functions effectively and meets its key deliverables. The successful candidate will report directly to the HDBI director, Prof Rick Livesey, and will be a member of the five-person HDBI management team. Key duties will involve monitoring progress of research against agreed deliverables by research teams in London, Oxford, Cambridge and Newcastle; budget oversight for the HDBI consortium; organising regular scientific meetings of HDBI research teams and the preparation of annual research progress reports. The post will be based in the Zayed Centre for Research into Rare Disease in Children, part of UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health. The mission of the UCL GOS Institute of Child Health is to improve the health and well-being of children, and the adults they will become, through world-class research, education and public engagement. The UCL GOS ICH, together with its clinical partner Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, forms the largest concentration of childrens health research outside North America. This post is funded for 3 years in the first instance. Key Requirements The successful candidate will hold an advanced degree (Masters or PhD) in a relevant field of science as well as substantial experience of complex, multi-site project management. They will need to have the ability to coordinate across multiple stakeholder groups and project teams. Strong communication skills and the ability to solve problems are also essential. Further Details A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the Apply Now button below. If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact the ICH HR team at ich.hr@ucl.ac.uk and quote the vacancy reference number. The UCL Ways of Working for professional services supports colleagues to be successful and happy at UCL through sharing expectations around how we work please see www.ucl.ac.uk/ways-of-working to find out more. We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level. Closing Date 9 Apr 2020 Latest time for the submission of applications 23:59 Interview date TBC Our department holds an Athena SWAN Silver award, in recognition of our commitment and demonstrable impact in advancing gender equality. This appointment is subject to UCL Terms and Conditions of Service for Research and Support Staff. Please use these links to find out more about UCL working life including the benefits we offer and UCL Terms and Conditions related to this job. Job description and person specification Apply Now
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