Research Systems and Governance Manager

London (Central) or Chesterfield
£33,500 - £36,500 + benefits
29 Aug 2017
17 Sep 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Location: London or Chesterfield
Hours: full-time, 35 hours per week
Salary: £33,500 - £36,500 + benefits
Contract type: Permanent
Closing date: midnight on Sunday 17 September


We are looking for a Research Systems and Governance Manager to join the Research and Programmes Directorate. Our approach to managing research is changing and this new role will project manage the development of our underpinning research processes and systems, and the upgrade of our existing research management system to support these changes.

About the role

The main purpose of the role is to analyse and develop our research processes and systems, and work with users to implement fit for purpose solutions. You will work with teams across the charity and with our external software suppliers.

Key requirements

Applicants should have experience of working in research management. Experience of implementing systems and database developments would be particularly welcome. You will have a strong team work ethos with the resilience and maturity to drive forward projects independently.

How to apply

To apply please submit:

  1. a concise, up-to-date CV
  2. and a supporting statement demonstrating how you meet the key requirements set out in the job description and person specification
  3. Please mention where you’ve seen this role advertised.

    Email your completed application by midnight on Sunday 17 September.  Further details available on our website when you click apply.


First interviews expected: 27 Sept at our Chesterfield office
Second interviews expected: 3 Oct at our Chesterfield office

About us

Arthritis Research UK is the charity dedicated to stopping the devastating impact that arthritis has on people’s lives.

Our long-term commitment is prevention, developing a cure, and transforming the lives of those with arthritis.

We fund research into new treatments to end the pain of arthritis, and provide information on living well with arthritis.

Read more about the organisation and our benefits on our website.

Promoting Equality in the workplace

Arthritis Research is a Registered Charity No: 207711 and in Scotland No. SC041156

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