Lead Clinical Research Coordinator

Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jun 17, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Information

University Code 34114 University Title Senior Clinical Research Coordinator 1 University Job Family Research - Support ORP Eligible No For more information on ORP, visit: Retirement Plans
Recruitment Pool All Applicants Recruitment Type Multi Title Scope of Search Local Working Title Lead Clinical Research Coordinator Position Number 585160 Is this employee on a H1B Visa? Position Type Staff Job Status Full-Time FLSA Indicator Exempt Employee Group University Employee Department Surgery Organizational Overview

At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.

Position Primary Purpose and General Responsibilities

Responsible for all aspects of candidate & enrolled subject data management for clinical research trials. Key tasks include but are not limited to: case-finding, evaluation & abstraction of source documentation, case report form completion, database use & management, data abstraction & organization for presentation/publication. Utilizes multiple data capture/retrieval systems & interacts with variety of health care delivery systems to identify, track, evaluate, collate, analyze & submit subject data. Data may include but is not limited to paper data, electronic data & biological specimens. Collaborates closely with clinical research team, which may include Principal Investigator (PI), to ensure that key federal/state/local regulatory requirements are followed; that institutional operational research objectives are met; and that ethical obligations are kept. Develops, establishes and maintains productive relationships with VCU colleagues, all customers and contacts at affiliate sites to achieve essential research outcomes. Cascading Goals for this Position Include: Coordinate all aspects of the clinical research process to include study activation, recruitment, and conduct. Collect, maintain, and analyze data collected per Good Clinical Practice ( GCP ) guidelines. Develop, establish, and maintain productive relationships with VCU colleagues, customers, and affiliates to achieve essential research outcomes. Follow all university and School of Medicine procedures for activation and management of clinical research.

This position will be responsible for the supervision of the other Department of Surgery clinical coordinators to include all supervisory responsibilities.

Minimum Hiring Standards

Independent judgment and critical-thinking skills. Discretionary decision-making skills. Ability to multi-task and prioritize autonomously. Excellent written & oral communications skills. Ability to work in a fast paced, demanding environment and adapt to changing client status, regulations and work environment. Detail-oriented organizational skills. Highly proficient with multiple computer applications, including but not limited to: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, spreadsheet management, PDF file creation/use, online database use/maintenance, internet-based research, network & online file maintenance & management, and custom report generation. Demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology. Ability to work in a diverse environment required.

Preferred Hiring Standards

College degree and at least one year of clinical experience strongly preferred. Experience with interpreting complex protocols, subject records and federal, state, local regulations preferred. Experience using health-care based clinical information systems preferred. Prior supervisory experience preferred.

Required Licenses/ Certifications Anticipated Hiring Range $65,000 - $80,000 Application Process/Additional Information Campus MCV Campus Hours/Week 40+ Normal Work Days/Hours M-F; Occasional Night/Weekend Job Open Date 06/17/2021 Posting will close on or before Open Until Filled Yes Job Category Research Is this a restricted position? Yes Is this position eligible to participate in alternative work arrangements? Yes Sensitive Position Yes- A pre-employment fingerprint background check will be required. Resource Critical No Quick Link https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/106988 Posting Specific Questions

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  3. Resume

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