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The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) is the independent regulator of fertility treatment and embryo research. We license and inspect clinics and laboratories to ensure safe, effective services for everyone affected by fertility treatment. We hold the largest database of fertility treatments in the world.
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Digital Communications officer
Contract type: Permanent full time
Closing date: 16/04/2019
We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic individual to join our team as our Digital Communications Officer.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who to lead on all aspects of the HFEA’s digital communication activities including having responsibility for the website and all social media channels. You will play a key part in developing engaging content for the digital channels, including the website and existing social media channels and monitoring their success by producing regular analytics.
Working as part of the six-strong communications team, the digital communications officer is responsible for working with the communications managers to maintain and improve the HFEA’s digital and social media channels.
This is a unique opportunity to play a key role in the communications team to help ensure that everyone in the UK affected by assisted reproduction receives high quality care. You will have the chance to make a real and tangible difference to our work and the lives of patients. For more information about the work we do, please visit our website.
If you think this is the job for you, we would like to hear from you. For further information or an informal discussion please contact Jo Triggs, Head of Engagement at firstname.lastname@example.org or tel: 020 7291 8300
Contract type: Fixed term (nine month maternity cover)
Closing date: 28/04/2019
We are looking for an innovative and enthusiastic Research Manager to join the Research and Intelligence team to lead research, evaluation and service design projects, providing expertise in analysing information, incorporating knowledge of our organisational priorities and championing the use of these findings internally and externally to improve the quality of patient care across the sector, and our wider work as the regulator of fertility treatment and research.
The post holder will be responsible for leading the delivery of national research publications, translating complex data for both specialist practitioners and lay readers, and ensuring this is used to inform and shape the quality of care that is delivered by clinics. They will also have responsibility for engagement with the research community and managing the work of the Register Research Panel, which facilitates significant research projects using our Register database.
The Research Manager will have demonstrable research skills, a strong interest in public policy, excellent communication (including writing) skills and be comfortable analysing large datasets and qualitative feedback and using this to develop actionable recommendations for improvement. Previous experience using Tableau would be a benefit but not essential.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to take a on a pivotal researcher role in shaping new flagship schemes at the HFEA, increasing engagement with the research community, and influencing the strategic direction across all areas of a specialist organisation. You will have the chance to make a real and tangible difference to our work and the lives of patients. For more information about the work we do, please visit our website.
If you would like more information, please contact Nora Cooke O’Dowd on 020 7291 2832
Information Governance Records Manager
Contract type: Permanent full-time
Closing date: 01/05/2019
It has never been a better time to join the HFEA, and we are looking for an Information Governance Manager to develop and implement information governance and records management processes and policies. In addition, to lead on the records management elements of our Electronic Document Management system project which will deliver a modern fit for purpose system including associated records retention policy.
You’ll have specialist experience of developing and implementing IG policy as well as the ability to provide advice and guidance on records management. This is an exciting opportunity for a highly skilled and motivated information governance professional to join our team and help support delivery of our new information vision.
This is a unique opportunity to play a key role in the CIO management team to help the HFEA achieve our wider organisational goals of ensuring that everyone in the UK affected by assisted reproduction receives high quality care. You will have the chance to make a real and tangible difference to our work and the lives of patients. For more information about the work we do, please visit our website.
If you would like more information, please contact Dan Howard, Chief Information Officer on email@example.com
Review date: 17 April 2021