Newham, London
£25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Job description


Salary: £29,750 + benefits

Contract length: Permanent

Location: Stratford / home-based (flexible)

Application method: CV and cover letter

Application Deadline: Sunday 22nd November 2020, 23:55

Are you a self-motivated and sharp minded individual with strong analytical skills that can help us beat cancer?

Why we need you

We have an exciting opportunity for a passionate individual to join us as a Portfolio Analyst (Early Drug Development). The successful candidate will be responsible for gathering, analysing and presenting project information to support the effective review and management of CRUK's Centre for Drug Development (CDD) portfolio of projects.

What will I be doing?

Make an impact every day by…

  • Supporting routine and targeted reviews of the CDD portfolio, including creating / updating tools to gather and present information

  • Ensuring project information held in our Portfolio Management tools are up to date

  • Updating and maintaining resource planning models to capture functional group resource forecasting across CDD

  • Producing consolidated resource projections across CDD

  • Providing portfolio information to the wider charity

  • Creating, updating and maintaining guidance documents for Portfolio processes

  • Creating, updating and maintaining models and trackers for the effective delivery of Portfolio activities.

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What skills are you looking for?

You'll be able to bring to the role…

  • Working knowledge of drug development and clinical research

  • Experience of managing information and performing a range of analytical tasks using a variety of technologies

  • Strong organisation skills, with the ability to multi-task

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • An ability to influence others

  • Strong attention to detail, and able to produce work of a high quality.

What will I gain?

Without you we wouldn't be able to achieve our aim of seeing 3 in 4 people survive cancer by 2034. So we want to reward you in as many ways as possible. Our benefits package includes discounts on anything from travel to technology, generous holiday allowance, gym membership, childcare vouchers and much more. You'll also be able to access a wide range of learning and development opportunities. And ultimately you'll know that you'll be changing lives through your work.

If you're as ambitious as we are, join our collective force and enjoy an excellent career, as we save lives and add years.

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Posted on: 12 November 2020
Closed date: 22 November 2020
Job ref: R016611
Tags: Policy/Research