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Reference: 65957

Date Added: 11 May 2018
Closing Date: 4 June 2018

Job Title: Head of Research and Advocacy

Working For: a client of Whiton Maynard

Location: London

Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum

Job Details

Full time or four days per week, permanent


International healthcare membership organisation


In this role you will:

Lead and implement the organisations’ global research programme and lead the development of the advocacy and access work as part of their five-year strategy

Convene and facilitate research staff within member organisations globally to collaborate on research initiatives and projects

Build consensus and lead the membership in advocating for access to treatments and improved healthcare

Support senior management in strategic planning, governance, membership relations and external engagement

Lead and develop a small team.


Educated to doctoral level preferably in biomedical sciences, clinical practice or health policy development

Experience of developing and implementing strategy to influence and advocate for change (in policy, practice or behaviour) ideally in an international context

Confident, persuasive manner, able to inspire and mobilise colleagues and stakeholders on a global basis, motivate and develop staff and consultants (often remotely)

Experience of coordinating complex collaborative, multi-based projects across all aspects (planning, delivery, monitoring, evaluation and learning)

Strong analytical skills and ability to grasp scientific research and complex policies. Good communication skills, able to present research findings to a range of audiences.

 Please see: https://www.whitonmaynard.com/head-of-research-and-advocacy.html

Closing Date: 4 June 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

To be considered for this role, please email your CV to tim@whitonmaynard.com


Website: http://whitonmaynard.com

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