Senior Research Manager

What we are looking for

We are looking to recruit an ambitious individual to join our Patient-Centered Outcomes team in Bollington, Cheshire, UK.  The ideal candidate will have relevant qualifications in health psychology, psychology or related disciplines, direct experience of PROs/clinical outcome assessments and will be looking to further enhance their skills in a dynamic global healthcare consultancy. Hands-on experience of developing and/or validating patient-reported outcome instruments or other clinical outcomes assessments, a working knowledge of qualitative research methods, an understanding of clinical research, and an appreciation of the practical challenges of evaluating treatment benefits from a patient perspective are all also highly desirable.  However, individuals with a background in medical market research or other related research disciplines could also be considered.  An understanding of statistical techniques used in psychometric validation would be an advantage.  Line management abilities as well as excellent communication and leadership skills are also highly desirable and being a good team player is essential.

How you fit in

You will help manage projects and clients, brainstorm and prepare client proposals, secure future business, and manage and lead various types of projects related to selection, development and validation of health outcome assessments.  You will also play a key role in supporting more junior team members in terms of mentoring, training and development and will generally be the primary client contact on a project.  This is an exciting and visible role with real potential to develop your research career in the important and growing field of patient-centred outcomes research in which you will help design, win and deliver important and innovative projects in the field of patient-reported outcomes.

What we offer

We believe in rewarding high performance so our benefits package includes a competitive salary, performance-related rewards, health insurance, pension, and on-site gym membership. We are committed to your personal development, and provide support for training and development along with opportunities for progression. This position is based in the pretty village of Bollington, near Macclesfield, 40 minutes south of Manchester, UK.

Recruiters: Adelphi Values does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Recruitment agencies should not send resumes to our HR team or to any of our employees. We are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies.

Applicants: Legislation requires us to ensure that all candidates hold valid documents supporting their identity and their entitlement to work in the UK. At the time of starting their employment, the successful candidate must have permission to work in the UK.