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Bazian are recruiting

January 27th 2011

Health Information Specialists and Senior Information Specialists required to work in a team of ‘evidologists’ based in central London

 

** Important update **

It has just come to our attention that we have been hit by a mailbox failure and all emails to our recruitment@bazian.com address have apparently been lost without trace. Therefore I am extremely sorry to say that we will have not received any applications sent to us for the positions advertised below. If you have sent any applications or queries could you please resend them (the address is now working). Because of this, we are extending the deadline to 12 noon, Thursday 10th February.

 

Full or part time positions considered. Based at Bazian Ltd, 10 Fitzroy Square, London W1T 5HP

  • Salary for Information Specialist – £27,500 to £32,500 pro rata per annum, dependent on skills and experience (Job Description)
  • Salary for Senior Information Specialist - £34,000 to £39,000 pro rata per annum, dependent on skills and experience (Job Description)

We are seeking to appoint one or more Health Information Specialists and Senior Information Specialists to work within a team of experienced evidologists. The post-holder will work on the systematic searching, scanning, appraisal and tagging of health research literature for systematic reviews and other evidence-based products, in addition to working with a wide range of stakeholders and supporting the wider work of Bazian. The Senior Information Specialist’s role would further include a managerial element.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidates to further their experience and expertise in the real-world application of Evidence-Based Medicine, playing a central role in a strong and highly motivated team who share the common goal of improving health through evidence.

Applicants should have a library or information studies related degree and at least two years post degree experience in a related field. Those applying for the Senior Information Specialist role would have greater experience and ideally have some experience of management. Experience of Microsoft Word and Excel is essential as are excellent communication skills.

You must have the right to live and work in the UK to apply for these positions.

  • Closing date: 12 noon 10 February 2011
  • Interviews will be held from mid-February 2011 onwards

To apply, please fill in the application form (Word document) and send along with your CV to: c/o Urmila Bhatt, recruitment@bazian.com.