Clinical Research Associate/Business Analyst - KTP Associate

£27,000 - £31,000

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire - 24 months

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Job description

An exciting opportunity has become available for an enthusiastic and self-motivated Data Science/ Data Analytics post-graduate to work closely with PJ Care Limited in order to establish a novel methodology and processes to improve personal care planning and management in PJ Care’s centres with the objective to better respond to the needs of residents with neurological conditions. PJ Care is based in Peterborough, a cathedral city with a rich heritage, in Cambridgeshire, 40 minutes from Cambridge, and an hour by train from London.

Project description

What can you expect from this job?

– You will be responsible for leading and delivering a challenging and strategic R&D project that directly impacts the business, with the opportunity to be a champion of real change.
– You will receive specialist input and support from an academic team with specialist knowledge and experience relevant to the project.
– You will be working with and supported by senior leadership from a leading healthcare company providing excellent business experience and project management expertise.
– We will provide a £4,000 training budget that is tailored to your personal development needs, along with two free residential management training courses at the beginning of the project.
– You will have the opportunity to deliver high impact outcomes within a business, whilst learning at the same time – a significant contribution to your long-term career progression.

About you:

With a PhD which involves research using quantitative data science/data analysis and either a BSc or MSc in a cognate subject, the associate should have the following skill set and expertise to be successful in this role:

– Working with modern statistical software and statistical and data computing methods*
– Programming in open access and source statistical software packages, specifically ‘R’*
– Independently initiate, plan, and implement research (with a record of research achievement) *
– Presenting (orally and written) data methods and findings so they can be understood and used by non-experts*.
– Writing up research findings for academic dissemination and discussion*

It is also essential that the Associate demonstrates:

– Extensive research data management skills, and able to use different databases and formats*.
– High levels of IT literacy with regularly used software in organisation (i.e. Microsoft Office)*
– Able to positively and effectively work and communicate with experts and non-experts across an organisation*
– Take responsibility and effectively work as part of a team and independently (plan and prioritise own work).*
– Excellent project management and organisational skills*

About the business

PJ Care Ltd is a leading provider of specialist neurological care and neurorehabilitation care for adults suffering from neurodegenerative diseases (e.g. Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, Parkinson's disease, Motor neurone diseases, Huntington's disease, etc.). The company uses a person centred approach to care provision, and its care homes are designed to promote the highest quality of life for every individual.

Data science, Data Analytics

Life Sciences, data analytics

A PhD which involves research using quantitative data science/data analysis and either a BSc or MSc in a cognate subject

14 September 2021

10 October 2021

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An exciting opportunity has become available for an enthusiastic and self-motivated Data Science/ Data Analytics post-graduate to work closely with PJ Care Limited in order to establish a novel methodology and processes to improve personal care planning and management in PJ Care’s centres with the objective to better respond to the needs of residents with neurological conditions. PJ Care is based in Peterborough, a cathedral city with a rich heritage, in Cambridgeshire, 40 minutes from Cambridge, and an hour by train from London.