The mission of the Knight Clinical Research Management organization is to support the conduct of translational clinical research aimed at improving the lives of people and families with cancer by applying innovative strategies for cancer prevention, screening diagnosis and treatment. The support is provided through proactive, high quality and efficient study management in compliance with federal regulations and local policies and procedures. This fast-paced and highly intense research environment require management of complex clinical research studies involving a very vulnerable and sick population.
This position is responsible for overseeing all regulatory components of clinical research studies in support of the mission of the Knight Cancer Institute. The position has ownership of the oncology study start-up process, including the tracking of oncology clinical trials start-up metrics, communicating with all start-up process owners and participants, consent form development, CRRC and IRB submissions and all communications/ responses, CTRP registration workflows, flowsheet updates, and VIA Oncology updates. In addition, the position also has oversight over the feasibility assessment, essential regulatory document completion, beacon build, eCRIS, and budget and contract negotiation processes. The position also has ownership of all regulatory tasks that must be completed over the lifetime of the oncology clinical research studies they support, including the processing of protocol amendments, investigator brochures and safety reports, consent form updates, and applications for continuing approvals.
The successful candidate will have and maintain a working knowledge of FDA, DHHS and other agency guidelines that govern clinical research. Strong organizational, interpersonal and writing skills are required. Ability to clearly organize and/or adapt to multiple priorities and tight deadlines at one time is necessary. Attention to detail, strong understanding of the scientific method, project management, customer service, and critical judgment skills are essential. Requires limited supervision; innovation and problem solving required; facilitates the conduct of clinical research studies with excellent understanding and communication of study protocol requirements; strong time management.
Bachelors degreeand at least five years of relevant experience (at least two years in clinical trials/research)
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks at one time
Must have excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills: both written and verbal.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team while being collaborative in resolving problems.
Must be proficient with computers running Windows and PC applications, e.g., MS Excel, Oracle, Access, Word, and PowerPoint). Typing 60wpm
Must have demonstrated excellent customer service skills both on the phone and in person.
Must possess energy and drive to coordinate multiple projects simultaneously.
Ability to use tact and diplomacy to maintain effective working relationships
Bachelor's degree with coursework in science. Project management training or certification Minimum of 1 year regulatory experience. Project management experience or certification Oncology experience Experience using project management software (eg, MS Project).
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