We’re hiring for a Scientific Projects Officer!

May 22, 2023

Could you be our new Projects Officer on our Scientific team?

This is the perfect entry to junior-level role for a scientific graduate or individual with professional experience in the life sciences industry!

If you have a desire to develop an exciting collaborative project within a small but ambitious UK charity, keep reading and apply!

About the role

Alongside the Scientific Projects Manager, the CEO and Administrative Officer, the Projects Officer (Scientific Team) will be responsible for delivering Beacon’s work within REMEDi4ALL; an EU-funded drug repurposing research initiative!

As our Projects Officer (Scientific Team), you will work on the implementation and administration of Beacon’s two REMEDi4ALL work packages. This includes creating and delivering live and written training materials across webinars, podcasts, mentoring programmes, a residential training school and e-learning resources.

You’ll have the opportunity to support researchers and patient group leaders across Europe, and learn first-hand about the drug development process. You’ll ensure that patient input remains at the heart of REMEDi4ALL’s work, while working closely with scientific teams on several live drug repurposing projects.

You’ll help patient representatives to flourish in this research-focused environment and work alongside a range of patient groups to provide scientific support to Beacon’s empowerment and community projects as required.


View the full job description below and submit an up-to-date CV and cover letter to Mary Rose Roberts (Chief Operating Officer) and Rick Thompson (CEO) by 9 am on the 12th June, outlining your relevant skills and experience.

Good luck!