• The University of Melbourne
  • Australia, Vic
  • Jul 8, 2021

Job Description:

About the role:

The Research Support Officer will provide administrative support for two new genomic randomised controlled trials (RCT) within the Primary Care Cancer Research Group, The SCRIPT Trial and The PRESIDE Trial. The Primary Care Cancer Research Group is dynamic and collaborative team led by Prof Jon Emery and the team focuses on improving outcomes for cancer patients across the cancer continuum from cancer prevention through to survivorship. The new position will support the recruitment and ongoing engagement of participating general practices as well as assisting the implementation of the trial protocols including patient recruitment. The Research Support Officer will also be expected to undertake other administrative duties as required and participate in the Centre for Cancer Research events.

About you:

Completion of a relevant degree (public health, nursing, biomedical science, psychology) or related field or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training., High level organisational, administrative and computer (Microsoft Office suite) skills. Additionally, excellent written and verbal communication skills, including cross-cultural communication and the ability to communicate effectively with diverse stakeholders is essential for this position.