Organization: Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
Closing date: 13 Apr 2019
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) is a world-leading institute in global health with a particular focus on low- and middle-income countries. Associated with the University of Basel, Swiss TPH combines research, services, and education and training at the local, national and international level. Over 800 people from more than 70 nations work at Swiss TPH focusing on infectious and non-communicable diseases, environment, society and health as well as health systems and interventions.
Our Clinical Operations Unit is specialized in the conduct of clinical trials for poverty-related diseases in resource-limited settings. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to work alongside our team as:
Research Administration Specialist (80-100%)
We are looking for a self-motivated, trustworthy and reliable Research Administration Specialist. The post-holder will have a key role in facilitating research management and the smooth running of our department office, which contributes in driving sustainable growth, maintaining research efficiency and subjects’ safety. The ideal candidate will have outstanding organizational skills, be a quick learner, competent in prioritizing and taking initiative, an excellent communicator and the ability to work effectively within a team.
This is a great opportunity to work in a clinical research operational environment with experienced staff, providing an opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in clinical research in a non-profitable setting and low-income countries. This position is available immediately or on mutual agreement.
Skills and experience required
The position is based in Basel, Switzerland. The successful applicant will receive a one-year contract in the first instance with the possibility to extend into an indeterminate contract.
There is no closing date for application, but we encourage applicants to submit their application as soon as possible. As long as the position is published on the website of Swiss TPH it is still open.
We look forward to receiving your online application with CV including salary expectation, motivation letter, reference letters, certificates and the names and contact information (email and phone) of 2-3 referees.
Note that we can only accept applications via our online recruiting tool. Applications via email or external recruiter will not be considered.
For further information about the position, please visit our website
How to apply:
» Forward to online application at https://recruitingapp-2698.umantis.com/Jobs/All