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In an effort to accommodate the growth and complexity of clinical trials at MSK, Clinical Research Administration has redesigned its infrastructure to ensure a more cost-effective and streamlined business process. In doing so, several key leadership roles have been developed, including the Director - Protocol Operations.
Report directly to the VP - Clinical Research Operations.
Oversee the clinical research program managers of all MSK Clinical Departments.
Provide leadership in the development of efficient and effective processes to improve the conduct of clinical research across all clinical departments.
Assist with implementation of Department Chair's research vision and goals.
Ensure the highest quality operations and staff management.
Collaborate with leadership of institutional efforts to improve the conduct and management of clinical research at MSK.
Knowledgeable about business and the marketplace and able to apply this knowledge to advance the organization's goals.
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
A provider of work directives, delegating responsibilities as necessary and removing obstacles in order to get work done.
Effective at building formal and informal networks inside and outside the organization to further departmental and institutional goals.
Eager to foster talent and support people in meeting their career goals and the organization's goals.
Bachelor’s Degree; Master’s Degree preferred.
7-10 years of clinical research experience.
4-7 years of management/leadership experience.
Oncology clinical research experience preferred.
Proficient with current standards related to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) guidelines defined by the ICH, FDA, NCI/NIH, OHRP, and the Office of Civil Rights and according to state and institutional regulations, as well as FDA regulations that govern human subjects research.
Strong communication skills including the ability to develop, facilitate, and orchestrate effective communication with all members of MSK, including the responsibility for writing, preparing and educating staff on clinical research procedures and processes.
Excellent problem-solving ability including a strong ability and understanding on how to collect, analyze, interpret and prepare data for presentation (i.e., written, tabular and graphical formats).
Superior time management, administrative and computer skills.
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, a...nd 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.