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Our vision is to advance medical research, improve human health and change people's lives. Our vision is so important that we need the very best people to help us achieve it.

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Would you like to change medicine today and change lives tomorrow?

The Medical Research Foundation is a charitable foundation, formed by the Medical Research Council (MRC). We fund the most promising medical research in areas of great clinical need where investment in research is low and where, despite advances elsewhere in medicine, people’s lives see little change.

Join our team and make a difference to human health.

Please see details of our current vacancies, and how to apply, below.

Contact Heather Taylor

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Current Vacancies

  • Science Manager, London

    The AREF Science Manager is a new post created to help them consolidate their existing research capacity building programmes and develop new activities that respond to strategic needs and opportunities. You will oversee the development and delivery of AREF Award and Academy programmes, with the support of AREF’s operations team and under the direction of the Deputy-Director.

    AREF is part of the Medical Research Foundation.

    You will find full details of the role and how to apply by downloading our recruitment pack and by contacting Heather Taylor at Forest HR.

    Closing date: 20 January 2019 at 12:00

    Interview date: 4 February 2019

  • Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

    Please submit your completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form with your application.

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We fund and support the most promising health research wherever we discover great opportunities that are not being pursued. We use our donations responsibly and ensure we make the greatest impact where it is most needed.

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