Working for The Royal Marsden

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Cancer Data Officer

Band 4

Main area
Administration
Grade
Band 4
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
Job ref
282-OD4643-A
Employer
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
The Royal Marsden Hospital
Town
Sutton
Salary
£22,962 to £26,236 pa inc
Closing
19/01/2018 23:59

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust is a large comprehensive cancer centre, world renowned for cancer treatment and research. The Trust has an outstanding reputation for performance and Information and has an advanced integrated information system from which all performance monitoring data is sourced.

We are looking for a self-motivated, analytical, enthusiastic individual to join the busy Information Team based in Sutton, Surrey.

The successful applicant will ensure relevant patient information relating to diagnoses and waiting time targets is collected and recorded accurately, escalating any issues as appropriate. Previous experience working in an administrative or data role within a healthcare organisation or a similar environment is desirable. The applicant should also be keen to learn and develop a career within the NHS.

The successful applicant will possess the ability to concentrate for prolonged periods of time under minimal supervision, prioritising workload in order to meet deadlines. The ability to deal with high volumes of data validation and data entry is essential.

Excellent communication skills are required for this post together with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail. A good knowledge of Microsoft Excel/Outlook/Access is required as well as experience of using patient information systems or the equivalent.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Patrick Ferguson, Cancer data and Performance Manager on 0208 661 3743.

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