Current Vacancies in ScHARR

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Central Resources Group (CRG)

Reference: UOS017703
Job Title: Research Finance Assistant
Salary: Grade 4, £18,777 - £20,989 per annum
Closing Date: 3 December 2017
This post is full-time and open-ended.

This role is to support both the Research Manager and the ScHARR Finance team in the service provided to the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR). This involves assisting academic staff in accurately costing research applications and providing data on applications and awards (pre-award stage). Familiarity with Excel is essential, as is attention to detail and the ability to communicate with staff at all levels. The post holder will be educated to A level standard (or equivalent) and will possess good general computer skills (including knowledge and experience of email and internet systems, Word, Excel spreadsheets and databases).

For informal queries about this job and the recruiting department, contact: Mari Bullock (Research Manager) on m.bullock@sheffield.ac.uk or on 0114 222 0714.

For queries about the application process, contact: Dale Griffin at d.griffin@sheffield.ac.uk or on 0114 222 6127.

Design, Trials and Statistics (DTS)

Reference: UOS017615
Job Title: Study Manager
Salary: Grade 7, £30,688 - £38,833 per annum
Closing Date: 28 November 2017
This post is full-time and fixed-term for 18 months.

You will work closely with Sheffield Clinical Trials Research Unit (CTRU) staff and with the study Chief Investigator(s) to conduct research, coordinate and deliver one or more multi-site research studies. You will work closely with other members of the study team (e.g. the Chief Investigator, statisticians and data managers) to ensure the implementation of all aspects of studies, including obtaining regulatory approvals, recruiting sites, supporting participant recruitment and reporting. You may also supervise staff at study sites and undertake quality control responsibilities related to studies including site monitoring.

For informal queries about this job and the recruiting department, contact: David White at d.a.white@sheffield.ac.uk or on 0114 222 0807.

For queries about the application process, contact: Kate Jones at h.k.jones@sheffield.ac.uk or on 0114 222 4298.

Public Health (PH)

Reference: UOS017630
Job Title: Research Associate
Salary: Grade 7, £30,688 - £32,548 per annum
Closing Date: 6 December 2017
This post is full-time and fixed-term for 3 years from 8 January 2018.

The Public Health section in the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) is looking to recruit a highly-motivated researcher to study the decline in alcohol consumption among young people. You will play a key role in a large, mixed methods project by analysing data from multiple surveys to understand alcohol-related trends among 11-24 year-olds in England and internationally. You will also collaborate closely with qualitative researchers working on the same project to produce complementary and mixed methods research outputs. The project will provide excellent opportunities for you to engage with policy stakeholders, participate in generating research impact and develop your own research ideas within a supportive, flexible and friendly environment. You will be based in the Sheffield Alcohol Research Group, a multidisciplinary team of approximately 15 researchers with an international reputation for high impact research of outstanding scientific merit. You should have excellent statistical analysis skills, experiencing of working with large survey datasets, a good awareness of the principles of qualitative research and a strong interest in understanding and analyzing trends in young people’s health-related behaviours.

For informal queries about this job and the recruiting department, contact: Dr John Holmes at john.holmes@sheffield.ac.uk or on 0114 222 6384.

For queries about the application process, contact: Jenny Doole at j.doole@sheffield.ac.uk.