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Jobs available at the Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health
Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Peter Medawar Building, South Parks Road Oxford
Grade 6: £28,098 - £33,518 p.a.
The Africa Oxford Initiative (AfOx) is looking for enthusiastic and well organised Communications Officer who will be responsible for implementing the Initiative’s communications strategy, strengthening information-sharing between academics in all disciplines and raising awareness of the aims and achievements of the AfOx both internally and externally.
You will be educated to a higher degree level or equivalent, and have significant first-hand experience in a communications role. You will demonstrate the ability to conceive, implement and evaluate successful communication strategies and activities. You will have significant experience of using digital media in communications and in the use of the Microsoft Office suite of applications and photo and image editing software. You will also have experience of work relating to the African continent.
This position is available on a full-time basis, fixed-term for 2 years in the first instance.
Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 29 August 2018 will be considered.
Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, NDM Research Building (NDMRB), Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford
Grade 8: £39,992 - £47,722 p.a. with a discretionary range up to £52,132 p.a.
We are looking for a Finance Manager who will be responsible for the effective and efficient day-to-day management of the accounts team, providing a high-quality service to all team members. You will support with resource planning, forecasting, budgeting and be responsible for overseeing a number of activities accounted for in the department’s general ledger. You will provide timely and accurate financial information, and provide expert and high quality financial advice to a range of stakeholders within the department and the wider University.
As the Finance Manager you will have a full CCAB accountancy qualification (a part-qualified candidate may be considered dependent on skills and experience). You should have proven and demonstrable technical finance skills, including management accounting and reporting, budgeting and financial planning, and the ability to analyse large and complex data sets. You will have a successful track record of managing, leading and training staff. Strong written and verbal communication skills is essential to this role establish as you will develop effective working relationships with staff at all levels, both within the UK and Overseas. Knowledge of UK research grant award systems or full economic costings (FEC) would be highly desired.
This position is available on a full-time basis, fixed-term until 30 September 2020 in the first instance.
Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 31 August 2018 will be considered.
Consultant Clinical Microbiologist
Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, The Lao-Oxford-Mahosot Hospital-Wellcome Trust Research Unit (LOMWRU) Vientiane, Laos
Grade E82: £76,761 - £103,490 p.a.
We are looking for a Consultant Clinical Microbiologist to join our team at the Lao-Oxford-Mahosot Hospital-Wellcome Trust Research Unit (LOMWRU) in Vientiane, Laos. You will undertake your own research and supervise the research of others, develop local capacity through teaching and training, assist with quality improvement and the microbiology and infectious disease advice service to users of the Mahosot Microbiology Laboratory. As the Consultant Clinical Microbiologist, you will concentrate on bacteriology research, especially on antimicrobial resistance epidemiology and diagnostics.
You will be medically qualified with Fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologists in Medical Microbiology or international equivalent and have significant experience working as a Consultant Microbiologist. You will have a substantial body of published research on bacterial infections and experience and contribution to the teaching and supervising of students. Knowledge and experience of epidemiological research would be highly desired.
This post is fixed-term until 30 September 2020.
All applications received by 12.00 noon on 31 August 2018 will be considered.
Senior Scientist - Infectious Diseases Data Observatory (IDDO)
Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nuffield Department of Medicine (NDM), Headington, Oxford
Grade 8: £39,992 - £47,722 with a discretionary range to £52,132 p.a.
THIS VACANCY IS FOR INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY.
We are looking for a Senior Scientist who will work across the Infectious Diseases Data Observatory (IDDO) portfolio of research themes including neglected poverty related diseases (NPRDs) and emerging infections. You will help to lead the delivery of the programmes which achieve IDDO’s vision and mission, which are intended to have a lasting impact on global health. The role will be varied across IDDO research themes and include coordination of scientific research initiatives, project management, stakeholder engagement and oversight of complex administrative activities.
As the Senior Scientist, you will be a postgraduate degree in a relevant scientific or health related discipline or equivalent experience. You will have experience in line management of research teams, students or other staff members, along with proven senior project management skills. Experience of the analysis of biomedical research and clinical trials is a must. Ideally you will have experience of working in an infectious diseases, public health setting.
This post is fixed-term until 31 December 2019, in the first instance.
Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 22 August 2018 will be considered.
Software Engineer/Senior Software Engineer - WorldWide Antimalarial Resistance Network (WWARN)
Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nuffield Department of Medicine Research Building, Headington, Oxford
Grade 8: £39,992 - £47,722 p.a.
We are looking for a Senior/Software Engineer to join our existing team of engineers and contribute to a range of software development projects. You will be involved in all stages of the software development lifecycle, from requirements analysis, design and implementation, through to testing and maintenance. As the senior software engineer, you may also be required to lead software development projects, to come up with innovative solutions to complex problems, and to drive concepts through to practical realisation.
You will have a Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline such as computer science or equivalent experience and be highly competent and experienced in Java programming. You will also be comfortable programming in several different programming languages. You will be proficient in object-oriented programming (OOP) techniques and have experience of relational database design. Ideally you should have experience of Designing Scientific Data Visualisations, but this is not essential.
This post may also be offered at Grade 7 (£31,604 - £38,833 p.a.) according to experience and with an appropriate adjustment of duties.
This post is fixed-term until 31 December 2019 in the first instance.
Only applications received before 12.00 midday on 21 August 2018 will be considered.