Closing date for applications: 14 October 2022

MAC is a full-service global Contract Research Organisation (CRO). We also own a network of research sites. Our mission is to serve with honesty and integrity to make an outstanding contribution to human health.

We are seeking to appoint a Clinical Research Ultrasound Sonographer to join our team and make a positive impact in a growing and progressive CRO. You will be joining a company that put the needs and wellbeing of their people first, who are inclusive and who deliver exceptional service – together.

This role is located in the Manchester area, with travel to MAC sites as required.

The focus of this role is to prepare and perform ultrasonography procedures on clinical trial subjects. To work as a part of a clinical team to align with protocol requirements. To supporting the Pharmacodynamic and other MAC clinical teams on other work and projects as required.


  • To set up and maintain ultrasound equipment at MAC investigator sites

  • To perform ultrasound examinations on clinical trial participants, per protocol schedule of events

  • Produce images resulting from the ultrasound examinations

  • Interpret ultrasound images

  • Carry out training on ultrasound equipment for other site staff as appropriate

  • Addressing subjects concerns before, during and after ultrasound examinations

  • Keeping up to date records of scans performed and images produced

  • Referring patients to other healthcare professionals and facilities, when necessary

  • Soothing and reassuring nervous or anxious patients

  • Assist in managing effective communication with the study teams

  • Provide oversight regarding scientific aspects of selected studies


  • A Batchelors degree in radiology, midwifery, nursing, health science or a related field.

  • A postgraduate certificate or diploma in clinical or medical ultrasound from an institution recognised by the Consortium for the Accreditation of Sonographic Education (CASE)

  • A minimum of one year of experience working in a healthcare-related field. Experience as a Nurse or Radiographer is acceptable

  • In-depth understanding of the principles of medicine and healthcare

  • Knowledge of human physiology and anatomy

  • Working knowledge of transducers and other ultrasound equipment


  • Competitive salary (range of £34,000 - £55,000) in keeping with pharmaceutical industry standards and will reflect experience

  • Private healthcare and company pension scheme

  • Free onsite parking

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing in increments to 30 days after 6 years long service)

  • Your birthday off work

  • Regular hours (including Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day off)

MAC Clinical Research invites applications from highly motivated candidates, with a desire to achieve their full potential. You will be working within an organisation that sees you as an investment and is keen for you to achieve your career aspirations.

Please note that if we receive a high volume of applications this date may be brought forwards.

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