Medial Research Network

Careers

MRN is constantly looking for experienced team members, keen to explore new projects and motivated to embrace new ideas and challenges, in both our UK and US offices. If you are interested in any of these roles listed below or keen to explore future opportunities please send your CV and a brief covering letter to Kellie Bryant in the first instance;

Quality Manager - Chicago, Illinois

Medical Research Network (MRN) specialize in providing home-based clinical trials to patients across the globe. Due to extensive growth we are looking to recruit an experienced Quality Manager to join our expanding team in Skokie, IL.

You will support the Director of Quality Management in ensuring quality remains high profile globally throughout the organisation and have responsibility for a broad Quality Management System (QMS), focused on ensuring compliance via a defined methodology and aligned to the relevant regulations applied in the clinical trials arena.

To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A degree level education in science or related subject
  • Significant experience of multidisciplinary activity within the Pharmaceutical or CRO arenas
  • Extensive knowledge of ICH-GCP and guiding principles
  • Prior experience of QMS methodology and implementation
  • Line management experience, including remote or overseas management
  • Quality audit planning and oversight  
  • Metrics reporting and analysis
  • CAPA and Issue management
  • An innovative, flexible and creative approach

Key responsibilities include:

  • Line management and continued development of a global Quality Management team
  • Process owner for QMS elements
  • Partnering with the Director of Quality, providing input to the Quality Management strategy
  • Supporting and leading QM sponsored projects utilizing personal expertise, experience and knowledge
  • Supporting and leading projects sponsored by other functions based on technical and   regulatory expertise
  • Conducting, leading and supporting MRN Vendor Audits as required
  • Accessing and reviewing all issue management processes across the organization
  • Developing Quality Metrics to provide insights into corporate and departmental priorities
  • Ongoing reviewing of processes to support continuous improvement

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Annual bonus program
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Generous paid time off allowance
  • Paid company holidays
  • Health, dental, vision and life insurance plans
  • An inclusive and collaborative working culture
  • Fantastic opportunities for future career development! 

If you feel you have the required skills and experience to be a success at MRN, then please Apply Today!

Data Protection – Your Rights

Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance.

Contracts Associate - Milton Keynes, UK

The Medical Research Newtork (MRN) specialise in providing community-based clinical trials to patients across the globe and are now looking to recruit an experienced Contracts Associate to join our talented and growing team. The key focus of this role will be to support the generation of client contracts across all MRN services globally.

To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Science degree, or equivalent
  • Previous experience in the drug development industry
  • Previous sales, proposals, or budgets experience
  • Knowledge of the principles of ICH-GCP would be highly desirable
  • Good IT skills - Intermediate understanding of and ability to use MS Office
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organisational, planning and general management skills

 Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting contracts in line with agreed proposals and scope
  • Review of customer comments of drafted contract documents, ensuring risks to MRN are minimised
  • Review and negotiation of customer contract language, in conjunction with VP Commercial Services
  • Finalisation of contracts and ensuring all appropriate signatures are obtained
  • Contract filing and tracking
  • Point of contact for project management as changes in scope are identified, amended, reviewed, and approved.
  • Tracking and reporting of change in scope activity to Executive Management Team.

 Why join us?

  • Competitive base salary
  • Discretionary annual bonus related to company performance
  • Attractive annual leave and pension schemes
  • Health and life insurance plans
  • Fantastic opportunities for future career development
  • An inclusive and collaborative working culture
  • Flexible working initiative

Data Protection – Your Rights
Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance.

 

Salesforce Systems Administrator - Milton Keynes, UK

Salesforce Systems Administrator

The Medical Research Network (MRN) specialise in providing community-based clinical trials to patients across the globe and are now looking to recruit an experienced Salesforce Administrator to join our talented and growing team.

The key focus of this role is primarily Salesforce administration – managing the platform, undertaking updates and provisioning ad-hoc reports for sales and business development staff. Additionally, the role will focus on an operational workflow system and deployment of marketing plug-in. You will also assist in scoping requirements and determining approach in this key system development and providing technical insight to the Salesforce platform.

To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Significant experience in an administration capacity with Salesforce.com
  • Salesforce Certified Administrator (required)
  • Experience in collaborating with cross-functional teams including IT operations/project management
  • Experience of working on several Salesforce implementation/system with the ability to effectively prioritise tasks and meet deadlines
  • Experience of requirements gathering, solution design, integration and data migration.
  • You will need excellent communication skills – verbal and written
  • This is a busy role in a growing, constantly changing organisation so you must enjoy and thrive in this type of environment!

Key responsibilities include:

  • Day to day management of the Salesforce platform
  • Response and correction to identified Salesforce system incidents
  • Identifying system faults/problems and planning for their eradication to enhance system stability
  • Collect requirements from users for enhancements and design small scale solutions to everyday business issues
  • Ability to generate on demand and schedule reports for management reviews
  • Provide training for new users of the Salesforce platform

Why join us?

  • Competitive base salary
  • Discretionary annual bonus related to company performance
  • Attractive annual leave and pension schemes
  • Health and life insurance plans
  • Fantastic opportunities for future career development
  • An inclusive and collaborative working culture
  • Flexible working initiatives

If you feel you have the relevant skills, experience and motivation to be a success, please Apply Today!

Data Protection – Your Rights
Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance.

 

People Manager - Milton Keynes, UK

People/HR Manager – Milton Keynes

The Medical Research Network (MRN) specialise in providing community-based clinical trials to patients across the globe and we are growing rapidly! As a result of our continued success and expansion, we are now looking to recruit an experienced People Manager to join our committed and talented People Team here in the UK.

As a People Manager with the MRN you will lead and coach a small but highly effective People Function, supporting the growth strategy of the organisation. You will report to the Executive Director of People and be capable of high-level operational activity while contributing to the development of the People strategy for the entire employee life cycle.

Who are we looking for? You will have:

  • CIPD Level 7 in Human Resource Management or equivalent experience
  • Proven success in several HR management positions gained from a variety of organisations and sectors (drug discovery / life sciences experience would be an advantage)
  • Experience in a fast growth SME ideally a private/owner managed organisation with the ability to present top line strategy and in-depth detail of projects
  • Extensive and current knowledge of HR legislation and prior experience of managing departmental budgets
  • Proven analytical skills with the ability to translate business goals into continual improvements across the organisation
  • Exposure to overseas teams and related HR components including the US, Europe and APAC
  • The ability to multi-task, problem solve and prioritise a complex workload in an ever-evolving environment!

Key responsibilities will include;

  • Building, leading and developing the People team to provide a comprehensive service to the business
  • Accountability and oversight of employee relations, including managing absence, disciplinaries, grievances and capability issues
  • Leading and implementing change as a result of employee engagement measurement and analysis
  • Establishing and implementing People metrics across the organisation; analyzing trends and metrics to develop impactful solutions, programmes and policies
  • Partnering with managers to drive and support talent management, succession planning, talent retention and long-term career development
  • Ensuring a competitive total rewards programme, driving the organisation’s strategic goal to become an Employer of Choice 
  • Overall accountability for the global payroll in partnership with the Finance team
  • Overall responsibility for ensuring compliance with local and international employment law and related regulations
  • Reviewing existing Wellbeing offerings and considering new initiatives
  • Engaging with the Equality, Diversity & Inclusion taskforce, supporting and guiding the implementation of new initiatives
  • Representing the People function at the monthly Data Privacy Committee meetings, providing guidance on employee related GDPR matters

Why join us?

  • A competitive basic salary if on offer to attract the right talent
  • Generous pension and holiday schemes
  • Wider benefits including life insurance, health insurance and Perkbox
  • An inclusive and collaborative working culture
  • Fantastic opportunities for future growth and career progression

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience to be a success, please Apply Today!

Data Protection – Your Rights

Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance.

 

Proposals Associate - Milton Keynes, UK

The Medical Research Network (MRN) specialise in providing community-based clinical trials to patients across the globe and are now looking to recruit an experienced Proposals Associate to join our talented and growing team.

The key focus of this role will be to support the generation of client proposals across all MRN services globally.

 To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Science Degree, or equivalent
  • Previous experience in the drug development industry
  • Previous sales or proposals experience
  • Knowledge of the principles of ICH-GCP would be highly desirable
  • Good IT skills - Intermediate understanding of and ability to use MS Office
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organisational, planning and general management skills

Responsibilities include:

  • Proposal creation for all allocated sales opportunities globally
  • Budget creation in line with scope of work and proposal
  • Amendments and revision of proposals as per client and commercial development team requests
  • Liaison with Commercial Development team to define scope of work where required
  • Liaison with internal MRN teams to obtain functional input for proposals
  • Filing of all RFP (Request for Proposal) related documentation
  • Ensuring all RFP and amendment deadlines are adhered to
  • Creation of client documents for issue
  • Attendance and presentation at Operational handover meeting as required

Why join us?

  • Competitive base salary
  • Discretionary annual bonus related to company performance
  • Attractive annual leave and pension schemes
  • Health and life insurance plans
  • Fantastic opportunities for future career development
  • An inclusive and collaborative working culture
  • Flexible working initiatives

Data Protection – Your Rights
Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance.

Nurse Recruitment and Onboarding Administrator - Chicago, Illinois

Medical Research Network (MRN) specialize in providing home-based clinical trials to patients across the globe. Due to extensive growth we are looking to recruit an experienced Recruitment & Onboarding Administrator to join our expanding team in Skokie, IL.

To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Strong organizational skills and an ability to prioritize workloads effectively - this is a busy role!
  • Good level of proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, including Excel.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken, with a high level of tact and discretion
  • Previous experience in a recruitment and/or HR support role is highly desirable
  • Professional, collaborative and solution focused approach

Key responsibilities include:

  • Creating and posting compelling advertisements for new job postings
  • Supporting with the scheduling of interviews, liaising with both candidates and hiring managers
  • Accountability for ensuring an efficient and speedy onboarding process, to include; new starter forms, training documentation, qualification checks, referencing etc.
  • Creating, updating and maintaining internal files and trackers
  • Assisting in the development and execution of new retention program ideas
  • Maintaining communication with new recruits to provide relevant and updated information
  • Attending key internal and external meetings, ensuring accurate minutes and actions are recorded

What we can offer you:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Annual bonus program
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Generous paid time off allowance
  • Paid company holidays
  • Health, dental, vision and life insurance plans
  • An inclusive and collaborative working culture
  • Fantastic opportunities for future career development! 

If you feel you have the required skills and experience to be a success at The MRN, then please Apply Today!

Data Protection – Your Rights

Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance.

Clinical Systems Manager - Milton Keynes, UK

Clinical Systems Manager

The Medical Research Network (MRN) specialise in providing community-based clinical trials to patients across the globe and are now looking to recruit an experienced Clinical Systems Manager to join our talented and growing team.

The key focus of this role will be to work as part of the IT Applications team to support the operational use of clinical data capture systems. This means ensuring that all systems are integrated correctly, fully validated and being effectively utilized and integrated to allow proper data flow. The Clinical Systems Manager will be required to work effectively with colleagues across all functions and seniority, as well as 3rd party providers.

To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Prior experience of managing and maintaining clinical systems (ideally including telemedicine, eSource, eCOA/ePRO) within a GCP environment.
  • Experience of full software development lifecycle including Integration development, test case management and Agile practices.
  • Skilled in software configuration and workflow design- knowledge of Java or web development would be advantageous.
  • Ability to anticipate the interrelationship of systems and procedures within a project and understand the interdependencies.
  • Ability to work in rapidly changing environments, whilst maintaining industry and regulatory best practice.
  • Ability to rapidly absorb new information and apply this affectively

 As a Clinical Systems Manager at MRN, you will oversee any 3rd party development work and ensure timely and high quality delivery. You will build strong relationships with all 3rd party suppliers and support any governance associated with them. You will keep up to date with the changing regulatory features and functions of clinical systems, while always working within MRN’s Agile development practices.

Why join us?

  •         Competitive base salary
  •         Discretionary annual bonus related to company performance
  •         Attractive annual leave and pension schemes
  •         Health and life insurance plans
  •         Fantastic opportunities for future career development
  •         An inclusive and collaborative working culture
  •         Flexible working initiatives

If you feel you have the relevant skills, experience and motivation to be a success, please Apply Today!

Data Protection – Your Rights
Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance.

Experienced Project Managers - Milton Keynes, UK or Chicago, Illinois

As part of our continued growth, The Medical Research Network is currently looking to recruit several full-time, permanent, Project Managers to join our talented teams in both Milton Keynes and Chicago.

As a Project Manager with MRN, you will successfully deliver complex home trial projects on time and within budget, and in accordance with international laws and guidelines.

Who are we looking for?

  • You must have strong project management experience with either a Sponsor or CRO (clinical research organisation)
  • Proven effectiveness in leading a cross functional teams
  • Experience in planning and delivering projects on time and to budget
  • Working knowledge of ICH-GCP and appropriate regulatory laws and guidelines
  • Understanding of financial management and be able to demonstrate commercial awareness
  • Ability to multi-task, problem solve and prioritise complex workload
  • Able to present both a top line overview and in-depth detail of projects as required

Responsibilities will include;

  • Organising and leading internal project meetings to ensure projects run smoothly and any issues are raised, discussed and resolved effectively.
  • Attending and reporting progress to external project teams and clients, discussing customer plans and tracking information to ensure projects remain on track.
  • Ensuring plans are fully updated and accurate reports created.
  • Regular interaction with other internal groups for the provision of cost information, status of supplier contracts etc.

Why join us?

  • A competitive basic salary
  • Discreationary annual bonus
  • Generous pension and holiday schemes
  • Wider benefits including life insurance, health insurance and Perkbox
  • An inclusive and collaborative working culture
  • Fantastic opportunities for future growth and career progression within a market leading orgnisation!

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience to be a success, please Apply Today!

 

Data Protection – Your Rights

Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance.

Business Development, Account Manager - UK and US

Business Development, Account Manager – Clinical Trials

The Medical Research Network (MRN) specialise in providing community-based clinical trials to patients across the globe and are now looking to recruit an experienced sales professional to join our talented and growing teams in the UK and the US.

To be considered for this role, you must be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A Degree in life science, pharmacy, nursing or equivalent relevant discipline
  • Significant sales experience from within clinical trials of driving both new sales opportunities and developing successful relationships within existing client accounts
  • Proven ability to influence and engage senior stakeholders both internally and externally
  • Strong experience of successfully managing and developing Key Accounts
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • A driven and solution focused approach to driving sales within a competitive and innovative arena
  • Formal sales training and familiarisation with Salesforce would be advantageous

As a Business Development, Account Manager at MRN, you will be responsible for generating new business for the MRN from existing clients, ensuring all opportunities are successfully secured and customer retention remains high. You will manage a selection of Key Accounts, whilst maintaining and building relationships within all target organisations. You will also work in close partnership with the proposals team and other internal functions to generate new sales leads and ensure secured projects are effectively handed to the operational teams for successful delivery.

Why join us?

  • Competitive base salary
  • Attractive commission scheme
  • Competitive pension schemes / 401(k) plan with company match
  • Annual leave / Paid company holidays
  • Health and life insurance plans
  • Fantastic opportunities for future career development
  • An inclusive and collaborative working culture
  • Flexible working initiatives

If you feel you have the relevant skills, experience and motivation to be a success, please Apply Today!

Data Protection – Your Rights
Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance.

 

Project Support Associate - Milton Keynes, UK & Chicago, US

Project Support Associate (Clinical Trials)

A full-time, permanent position offering a competitive salary and fantastic opportunities for career progression!

Due to extensive growth, we are looking to expand our Visit Management teams in both Milton Keynes and Chicago!

As a Project Support Associate, you will facilitate the management and delivery of Clinical Trial Support studies and provide administrative support within the Operations division.

If you have a science-related degree and previous experience of working in an office and/or clinical /pharma environment, then we would love to hear from you!

Who we are looking for:

An individual with...

  • Good IT skills - Intermediate understanding of and ability to use MS Office
  • Previous experience of working in an administrative or project-based role
  • Knowledge of the principles of ICH-GCP
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • The ability to work on own initiative and without daily supervision
  • Enthusiasm and a desire to work as part of a friendly and committed team

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

Study set up

  • Using corporate templates as starting point design key study documents e.g.- Drug transportation and shipment forms, site to homecare handover forms, liaising with customer/sponsor to revise and finalise documents according to agreed study timelines.
  • Sending of nurse documents, CVs, training logs, signed delegation logs to site prior to first home visit.

Ongoing study

  • Acknowledging receipt of referrals, reviewing of information and liaising with site staff to ensure original all documentation is received in a timely manner

Study completion

  • Assisting with the return of study equipment and other close out activities

Why join us?

  • A competitive basic salary
  • Generous pension/401k
  • Holiday /paid time off schemes
  • Wider benefits including life insurance and health insurance plans
  • An inclusive and collaborative working culture
  • Fantastic opportunities for future growth and career progression

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience to be a success, please Apply Today!

Data Protection – Your Rights

Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance.

Adult & Paediatric Nurses - Flexible Hours - UK Wide - North, South, East and West

 

Are you looking for interesting and flexible work to boost your monthly salary?

Location: Nationwide with immediate opportunities in the North East, Midlands, London and the South West

Hours: Variety of flexible working patterns available

The Medical Research Network is the leader in the innovative field of providing clinical trial treatment in a patient’s home. We work with nurses around the UK to administer study drug, collect safety bloods and conduct other clinical activities.

This is an excellent opportunity for experienced, highly motivated nurses to join a unique organisation and positively impact patients’ quality of life. Additionally, you will be working on ground-breaking trials, which can provide new and improved treatments.

We are currently recruiting registered Paediatric Nurses with at least two years’ experience who can demonstrate the following:

  • Experience as a Research Nurse is highly desirable
  • Experience in administration of intravenous therapies (Mandatory)
  • Cannulation and phlebotomy skills are essential
  • Experience in using Central Venous access Devices (Mandatory)
  • Knowledge of providing nursing in the community/home environment would be an advantage
  • Enthusiastic, positive attitude with great attention to detail.
  • Great organisational skills and ability to plan visit activities independently.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to complete complex data requirements.
  • Please note, you will be required to travel so a full driving licence and access to a vehicle is a must!

In return we can offer you:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Flexible working hours/shift patterns
  • Travel allowance/expenses
  • Training and continuing education (including ICH-GCP training if required)
  • Unique and varied clinical experiences

If you feel you have the skills, experience and attitude then please Apply Today for immediate consideration!

Data Protection – Your Rights

Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance

Home Trials Research Nurses - USA , Various Locations including Seattle, Chicago and New York

Are you looking for a flexible opportunity to enhance your monthly income?

The Medical Research Network is the leader in the innovative field of providing clinical trial treatment in a patient’s home. We work with nurses around globe to administer study drugs, collect safety bloods and conduct other clinical activities.

This is an excellent opportunity for experienced, highly motivated nurses to join a unique organisation and positively impact patients’ quality of life. Additionally, you will be working on ground-breaking trials, which can provide new and improved treatments.

We are currently recruiting registered Paediatric and Adult Nurses with at least two years’ experience who can demonstrate the following:

  • Experience as a Research Nurse is highly desirable
  • Experience in administration of intravenous therapies (Mandatory)
  • Cannulation and phlebotomy skills (Mandatory)
  • Experience in using Central Venous access Devices (Mandatory)
  • Knowledge of providing nursing in the community/home environment would be an advantage
  • Enthusiastic, positive attitude with great attention to detail.
  • Great organisational skills and ability to plan visit activities independently.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to complete complex data requirements.
  • Please note, you will be required to travel so a driving licence and access to a vehicle is essential!

In return we can offer you:

  • Excellent rates of pay
  • Flexible working hours/shift patterns
  • Travel allowance/expenses
  • Training and continuing education (including ICH-GCP training if required)
  • Unique and varied clinical experiences

If you feel you have the skills, experience and attitude to be a success, then please Apply Today for immediate consideration!

Data Protection – Your Rights

Should you apply for a job opportunity at The MRN, we wish to inform you that it is our intention to retain the personal data provided by you for up to 2 years from the date it is received, at which point you will be asked to provide new consent. If you have any questions or concerns regarding our processes and how your personal data will be stored, please contact us for further reassurance

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Contract

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