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Around three million people in the UK have kidney disease


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Working for Kidney Research UK is exciting and most of all rewarding. We are passionate about the work that we do and our fantastic volunteers and staff are key to our success.

We've got a variety of jobs and are always looking for talented people with great skills to join #TEAMKIDNEY.

This is an exciting time to join our team as we enter a period of growth with a number of recruitment opportunities, both vacancies and newly-created roles, building our capacity for the future.

Current vacancies

UK Renal Trials Network: Trial Manager

We are looking for an experienced trial manager to join the UK Renal Trials Network. The UKRTN provides expertise for prospective investigators with the aim of improving the quality and quantity of clinical trials in nephrology.

Operational factors relating to trial management are frequently discussed, and it is important that the UKRTN is able to provide expertise in this field. The ideal candidate will be a senior trial manager with experience of managing multicentre trials, preferably in nephrology.

Interested or want more information? Contact the UKRTN chair, Thomas Hiemstra via email:

Pharmaceutical and Industry Partnerships Manager

We’re looking for a dynamic, passionate and entrepreneurial individual to help create new networks of support across our pharmaceutical and industry partners.

Closing date: Wednesday 26 February 2020

Assistant to the Executive Director – Communications, Income Generation & Supporter Care

The Assistant to the Executive Director is a newly created role within the highly efficient and result-driven communications and income generation directorate. Whilst the role will be working directly to the Executive Director, due to the nature of the work there will be cross team working throughout the whole charity.

Closing date: Wednesday 26 February 2020

Head of Finance

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Financial Controller/Head of Finance to lead the ongoing development of the Charity’s financial and legal matters in conjunction with the Executive Director Finance and Operations.

Closing date: Wednesday 4 March 2020

UK Renal Imaging Network: Vacancies for Chair

We have an exciting opportunity for the positions of co-chairs, in a voluntary capacity, for the UK Renal Imaging Network (UKRIN). One co-chair should have a clinical/nephrology background, and the other an imaging background (including, but not limited to MRI).

Closing date: Friday 6 March 2020

Programme Lead: UK Organ Donation and Transplantation Research Network

We are seeking a dynamic and charismatic leader with proven expertise in leading complex programmes to develop, manage and deliver a key strategic programme focused on developing the UK Organ Donation and Transplantation Research Network.

Closing date: Friday 6 March 2020

Chronic Kidney Disease, Progression and Biomarkers Clinical Study Group – Vacancy for Chair

Would you like to help lead and shape the Chronic Kidney Disease, Progression and Biomarkers Clinical Study Group as a voluntary Chair?

Closing date: Friday 13 March 2020

Employee benefits

Information about the staff benefits we offer.

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If you have any questions about recruitment, please contact our Human Resources Team.

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