USC's Keck School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, is seeking a Research Coordinator II to join its team. The Research Coordinator II is part of the Medicine Research Unit (MRU) and is responsible for coordinating assigned projects.
The Research Coordinator IIposition entails assistance with the overall conduct of clinical trials for investigational devices and drugs.
Overall, the successful candidate will have experience working in a clinical trials research environment, have research certification, have phlebotomy certification to draw research samples, speak fluent Spanish bilingual, have excellent organizational skills, work well as a member of a small research team, be able to work independently, and have the ability to interact well with study participants. Candidate will work with the PI, department, sponsor, and institution to provide assistance on compliance, financial, administrative, and clinical aspects of all studies. Candidate will serve as a lead assisting with planning and staffing of project operations based on proposed research activities and timelines.Â Duties includebut are not limited to providing general administrative support, assisting with training and demonstrating techniques or procedures to less experienced research coordinators, budgeting, preparation and submission ofregulatory documents, completion of data collection forms, adverse event reporting, study closure, and all tasks related to the operational conduct of research
Preferred Education:Â Bachelorâs degreeÂ
Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP)
Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education
Preferred Experience: 3 years in clinical research; Phlebotomy certification
Preferred Field of Expertise:Â Good clinical practices for clinical trials for investigational drugs and device. Fluent in Spanish
Posting Salary Range:DOE
Percentage of Time: 100%
Fixed Term:Â Â Â 7/1/2021-6/30/2022
Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum educationMinimum Experience: 1 yearMinimum Field of Expertise: Administrative or research experience. Working knowledge of MS Office applications. Demonstrated effective communication and writing skills. Ability to multi-task and prioritize. Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team as well as independently.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.