Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Psychiatry. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Act as Clinical Site Manager, supervise and oversee day-to-day operations of the complex clinical site under the Pragmatic Family Centered Approach to Childhood Obesity Treatment project.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Collaborates with PI and Senior Project Manager to design, perform, and evaluate research procedures.
Serves as liaison between clinical sites.
Functions and performs all duties associated with the coordination and implementation of clinical research project, data collection and the management of data generated by study protocols. Coordinates and supports training meetings and certification of staff.
Provides technical support for the study team personnel and assists as necessary with recruitment efforts.
Ensures compliance with University and laboratory policies and procedures and outside regulatory agencies. Ensures integrity of clinical trial data through on-going training data review, process improvement, and team facilitation on projects.
Screens and recruits new and existing participants directly or by telephone contract. Reads and understands all protocols in order to enroll participants or refer. Responsible for participant follow up.
Achieves and maintains expertise in technical and management areas through participation in continuing education programs, professional organizations and self-study.
Bachelor’s degree required; prior work experience, preferably in clinical research support, is highly preferred; a combination of relevant work and education equaling four years may substitute for this requirement.
Experience working with EPIC or other electronic medical record systems.
Grant writing skills.
Experience working with interdisciplinary teams.
Demonstrated technical, supervisory and management skills.
Detail-oriented, have strong organizational skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Working knowledge of computers.
Effective communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
The hiring range for this position is $43,326 - $54,205 annually.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
Applicant Special Instructions:
JOB LOCATION/WORKING CONDITIONS: Clinical office setting with some pressure created by study deadlines and patient schedules.
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