PHTA Senior Administrator

Post titleSenior Administrator
Budget centrePrecision Health Technologies Accelerator Ltd (a wholly-owned subsidiary of the University of Birmingham)
Full/part timeFull time
Salary£24,000 - £26,000
Additional informationCompany bonus scheme, generous holiday allowance
Closing date - EXTENDEDMonday 25th October 2021
UoB equivalent job family frameworkAdministrative
UoB equivalent grade500

Job summary

As the senior administrator for the PHTA Ltd, you will provide support for a broad range of administrative duties, some of which may be complex including administration of financial transactions.  You will be responsible for supporting colleagues within the PHTA Ltd, providing day to day operational support and sharing knowledge across the PHTA Ltd and with colleagues within the University.  Notably you will work closely with the Managing Director, supporting them in a wide range of administrative tasks and setting up of administrative systems for the company.  You will also take on a number of the administrative responsibilities for the company on behalf of the Company Secretary.  You will be able to use your wide range of skills, both technical and administrative, and have the opportunity to lead on specific tasks within a small but growing team.

Job context

The University of Birmingham is leading transformational change in the region’s health and life sciences innovation ecosystem that will deliver significant and long-lasting improvements to the health and wealth, of the region and nationally.

Working as Birmingham Health Partners (BHP), the Midland’s leading academic-NHS partnership, the University is building on BHP’s nationally recognised strengths in healthcare data informatics and systems; genomics medicine and diagnostics; medical technologies evaluation and clinical trials, to establish the Precision Health Technologies Accelerator (PHTA) – the anchor innovation capability on the new Birmingham Health Innovation Campus.

The PHTA will provide the early incubation, grow-on space and innovation services for businesses working across biopharma (including advanced therapies), diagnostics, digital health and advanced healthcare technologies to accelerate the development and delivery of new precision drugs, diagnostics and healthcare technologies into the clinic.  Run and operated by PHTA Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary company of the University of Birmingham, PHTA will deliver a commercially-focused, innovative end-to-end clinical and academic partnership for the delivery of precision medicine solutions.

Download the PHTA Senior Administrator Job Description and Person Specification
To apply for this role, email a current CV and cover letter – explaining how your skills and experience meet the job description – to Dr Steve Taylor, Strategic Director