Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Research Officer - Registry Science and Research
Alfred Health is a leader in health in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Full time (76 hours per fortnight)
12 month contract
Based at 553 St Kilda Road
Be a part of the Monash and Alfred research program
The Research Officer provides a variety of high-quality research services to support the operations of the Registry Science and Research Unit in the School of Public Health (SPHPM). This includes academic activities (literature reviews, qualitative research, research administration including ethics and governance activities, and grant writing), and project management activities (project planning and coordination, policy and procedure development and engagement of internal and external staff). This position will assist the Head of Unit to develop and provide registry information and support across SPHPM registries, as well as specific registry project support. In particular, the position will facilitate the establishment of clinical trial activity in conjunction with mature registries within the Unit.
Knowledge and Skills
The appointee will have: a degree in a health or science related field with subsequent relevant experience, or extensive experience and specialist expertise in registries and/or clinical trials/health datasets or broad knowledge in project management and policy fields, or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training
High-level analytical, technical, data analysis and research skills
Excellent organisational skills, including the ability to set priorities, and plan work to meet deadlines
Excellent project coordination skills with the ability to support projects through to completion
Demonstrated ability to work as an effective member of a team
Proven ability to adhere to protocols, standards and guidelines, including a thorough understanding of confidentiality, privacy and research ethics principles as required
Highly‑developed written and verbal communication skills
Experience with advanced technologies including equipment and software
Experience in governance and management of health data
Experience in collaborative projects and stakeholder engagement.
Access to Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
Health and Wellbeing initiatives in addition to discounted health insurance
Great work/life balance
All enquiries to Lynne Denby on +61 3 9903 0873 Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.