Head of Operations

Applications to be received by 12pm on Monday 29th of April 2019

Grade 9: £47,263 - £59,828 p.a.

We are seeking to appoint a manager, which is a senior leadership position within the Jenner Vaccine Trials – NDM team (JVT-NDM). The Jenner Institute is based within the Nuffield Department of Medicine (NDM) at the University of Oxford. Many of the Investigators at the Jenner Institute undertake Phase I and Phase II clinical trials of candidate vaccines targeting a wide range of diseases.


You will oversee the day-to-day operations of this busy and dynamic clinical enterprise within the Jenner Institute. You will have a relevant higher degree, ideally in biology or other relevant subject and will need to be highly organised, able to deal with complex information, and able to prioritise your workload to meet deadlines. You will be required to work extensively with staff and collaborators at different levels, including clinicians, nurses, scientists from PhD students to professors, managers, industry partners, and funders; so excellent interpersonal skills are essential, as are excellent verbal and written communication skills.


Applications should be made online, you will be required to upload a CV and 1 - 2 page supporting statement as part of your application. The supporting statement section should set out how your qualifications, experience and training meet each of the selection criteria.


The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 29 April 2019.

Contact: HR Officer (01865 617604)