Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
Maintains a close, collaborative working relationship with the PIs to effectively manage research studies, with the department, with the administrative team, and the department staff.
Builds and maintains effective relationships with key study personnel, clinical resources and colleagues throughout.
Responsible for all data management aspects of clinical studies and efficiently performs all data management activities within an assigned study or studies.
Provides data management expertise to the team in identifying opportunities for improvement.
Ensures validity of research results through timely, accurate, and complete data submission, query resolution, and reporting of deviations.
Demonstrates proficiency in the use of clinical and research-related computer programs.
Ensures that relevant data from the source document are abstracted and recorded in the clinical trial case report forms and that every data point can be verified within the source document.
Utilizes analytical thinking, attention to detail, and problem-solving skills.
Facilitates communication between the site and study sponsor, CRO, and/or regulators and exhibits teamwork skills necessary for managing the data collection and reporting process.
May assist in training other Data Managers within the unit.
Prepares for or participate in quality assurance audits conducted by study sponsors, federal agencies, or specially designated review groups.
Participates in study-related documentation, such as protocol worksheets, procedural manuals, adverse event reports, institutional review board documents, or progress reports
Performs other related work as needed.
One year of research experience or relevant experience.
Technical Skills or Knowledge:
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Adobe Acrobat.
Well versed in medical and/or clinical trial terminology.
Background in relevant scientific field.
Demonstrated ability to abstract subject data from medical record/source documentation and enter into care report forms and/or databases.
Background generating and resolving queries and/or monitoring data.
Handle competing demands with diplomacy and enthusiasm.
Perform research data management with minimal supervision.
Strong data management skills and attention to detail.
Work collaboratively and with divisional research offices.
Maintain a high degree of confidentiality with clinical data and client's proprietary data.
Adaptability to changing working situations and work assignments.
Work independently and as part of a team.
Strong attention to detail.
Excellent multi-tasking skills.
Train junior data managers.
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