Ref.: 201800154
Posting Title: Project Executive, Site Management (at the rank of Senior Technical Assistant)/Research Assistant II
Department: Clinical Trials Centre
Closing Date: February 28, 2018
 

 

Project Executive, Site Management (at the rank of Senior Technical Assistant)/Research Assistant II in the Clinical Trials Centre (Ref.: 201800154) (to commence as soon as possible, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal; or to commence as soon as possible for one year, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree in Life Science or equivalent, with at least 1 year’s work experience in clinical research, such as clinical trial coordination, administration and management. They should have a good command of spoken and written English and Chinese, and good communication and interpersonal skills; be detail-minded, self-motivated, independent and able to work as a good team player with a positive service attitude. Proficiency in Putonghua is an advantage. Those with less experience or qualifications, or fresh graduates with a good initiative, may be appointed as Research Assistant II on a one-year temporary basis. The appointee will serve as a coordinator to facilitate and monitor study activities, including study contract coordination, study budget preparation and negotiation, ethics submission and study logistic arrangements, from the commencement until the completion of a clinical study. He/She will oversee various aspects of a clinical study and is expected to provide strategic solutions or advices to study site personnel and sponsor.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

Applicants should send a completed application form together with an up-to-date C.V. to the Centre at ctcjobs@hku.hk. Please quote the advertisement reference number in the subject line of the e-mail. Applicants who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 201701713) need not re-apply. Application forms (345/1111) can be downloaded at http://www.hr.hku.hk/apptunit/jr-form.doc. Further particulars can be obtained at http://jobs.hku.hk/. Closes February 28, 2018.

The University places great emphasis on developing staff potential, and has in place a variety of development opportunities and assistance for staff at different stages of their career.

The University thanks applicants for their interest, but advises that only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be notified of the application result.