Data Manager

Location: High Holborn, Central London but we are currently homeworking due to COVID-19

Salary: Up to £37k per annum (depending on experience) plus benefits

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full time 37.5 hours per week

Start: As soon as possible


Please note that the recruitment campaign will end as soon as the post is filled (applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis) so please do not delay in applying.

About the Intensive Care National Audit & Research Centre

The Intensive Care National Audit & Research Centre (ICNARC) is a small, independent, nationally and internationally respected, scientific, not-for-profit organisation (c40 staff in total), using accurate data to help improve the quality of critical care through audit, research and education, conducted with, and in the interests of, patients and those who care for them. Most recently, ICNARC has been centrally involved in the response to COVID-19 through weekly reporting on admissions to, and outcomes from, intensive care and as the UK methods centre for the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) endorsed REMAP-CAP trial which is currently recruiting in over 140 centres in the UK.

About the role

We are looking for a Data Manager who will implement and maintain effective data management processes across ICNARC’s clinical research, in order to ensure the quality and integrity of data.

You will lead in performing ICNARC’s activities as the Data Coordination Centre for global adaptive platform trial REMAP-CAP, merging and cleaning raw data received from data providers, and monitoring data integrity. Additionally you will support the development of dataset specifications, dataset flows, case report forms and data management plans. You will also support the development of data collection/validation systems and ensure that data meet the standards of quality expected for reporting both internally and to regulatory bodies and trial committees in accordance with the relevant legislation.

What you’ll need to succeed

We are looking for an individual with excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a high level of attention to detail in all aspects of your work. You will be responsible for managing data and data integrity for the REMAP-CAP trial, in addition to developing, implementing and maintaining effective data management processes across ICNARC’s clinical research.  Therefore, previous experience of using SQL, data management curation and dataset specification are essential.

Experience of working in data management for clinical trials would be beneficial. As would experience of electronic data capture software for clinical research e.g. MACRO.

What you’ll get in return

In addition to an annual salary of up to £37k you will also have access to a benefits package including:

  • 25 days holiday per year;
  • flexible working;
  • interest-free season ticket loan;
  • enhanced pension scheme;
  • enhanced sick pay;
  • employee assistance programme;
  • access to a range of benefits and discounts focused on Health & Wellbeing, Family, Technology and Exercise & Fitness;
  • support with further academic/professional development.


How to apply

Please read the job description for the role, the person specification sets out the skills and experience we are looking for. To access the job description and to apply please follow this link https://icnarc.livevacancies.co.uk/#/job/details/10.

To access a PDF version please click here:
Data Manager Job Description PDF

Interviews will be held on a rolling basis, and the advert will be closed early if an appointment is made prior to the closing date so please do not delay in applying.

“We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.”

No agencies please.