Research is integral to our mission at Memorial Sloan Kettering, and clinical trials help us discover better forms of patient care and treatment. Our extraordinary scientists and clinicians work together to drive innovation and tackle some of the greatest challenges of biomedical science. We are seeking a Clinical Research Specialist for the Radiation Oncology service located at our new KOCH building. The position will be focusing on responsibilities related to the coordination of clinic at main campus.In this role, you may be assigned working in the clinic, preceptorship of research staff, and special assignments (i.e. short-term studies, CRC training, etc).
One must have 1 year minimum of clinical-related work experience. Candidates who have worked as an Office Coordinator, Care Coordinator, or Clinical Research Coordinator experience is preferred. The position schedule will initatlly be M-F but will eventually become a compressed work week M-Thurs., 8-6pm.
Curious and eager to take on a wide variety of problems across the clinical research community at MSK
Adaptable to the demands of other internal groups
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
Able to hold yourself and others accountable to achieve goals and live up to obligations
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles
Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances within the various departments
Be responsible for coordinating and performing tasks related to clinic
Provide clinic support by assisting with patient management on study
Support and help ensure complete regulatory compliance and data collection in clinic
Coordinate meetings with the PIs and provide assistance to other CRCs as needed
Ensure that all appropriate institutional, state, and federal regulations are followed throughout the research protocols
Assist with training new staff members as needed
Assist with short-term projects and provide cross-coverage to various research teams
A Bachelors degree plus one year of clinical-related experience, or in lieu of a Bachelor's degree - a high school diploma with 3 years of clinical research experience.
Excellent problem-solving abilities to analyze situations, draw conclusions, make recommendations as needed and convey this information in a timely and proficient manner
The ability to multitask and use specialized knowledge and experience to handle complex work assignments, including cross-coverage throughout the institution
A dedication to attention to detail and a natural inclination to take initiative
Internal Number: 2020-40109
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.