Clinical Research Coordinator Intermediate, Non-Licensed
University of Virginia
December 22, 2017
Posting Summary: The Cardiovascular Division in the Department of Medicine is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator, Intermediate, Non-Licensed. This position provides clinical trial management for new and existing research trials, and is responsible for the smooth and accurate processing of clinical trials from the planning stage through completion and closing of the trial.
Qualified applicants must have a Bachelor's degree or higher. Five or more years of clinical research trial coordinator experience may substitute for Bachelor's degree. A Master's degree in nursing or a related medical/scientific field is preferred, and may substitute for two years of experience. A minimum of four years of clinical research experience is required. One or more years' experience with clinical Cardiovascular Disease preferred; experience with clinical electrophysiology is strongly preferred. Certification as a Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) is preferred and is required within one year of eligibility. Basic knowledge of computer skills such as MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook) is required. Working knowledge of UVA patient scheduling and electronic medical records system is preferred.
This position is restricted and contingent upon the continuation of funding.
Required Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent
Required Specific Degree/Training: Bachelor's degree required. Five or more years of clinical research trial coordinator experience may substitute for Bachelor's degree
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Preferred
Preferred Specific Degree/Training: Master's Degree in nursing or related medical / scientific field
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Considerable - 4 to 7 years
Required Specific Experience: Minimum of four years of clinical research experience is required. Related graduate degree may substitute for two years of experience.
Preferred Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Preferred Specific Experience: One or more years' experience with clinical Cardiovascular Disease preferred. One or more years' experience with clinical electrophysiology strongly preferred.
Preferred License or Certification: Certification as a Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) and/or Clinical Research Associate (CCRA) is preferred and is required within one year of eligibility.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Knowledge of human subject research ethics. 2. Intermediate knowledge of IRB procedures and submission process along with the federal regulations of working with human subjects. 3. Demonstrated ability to perform technical, analytical, and professional level work. 4. Considerable knowledge of scientific principles and research methodology. 5. Proficient knowledge of medical terminology associated with diseases/conditions under study and Good Clinical Practices for research. 6. Ability to identify and resolve problems. 7. Ability to work accurately and with attention to detail. 8. Proficient keyboarding skills. 9. Ability to sort and compile data. 10. Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage large volumes of information. 11. Flexibility and ability to adjust to changing priorities. 12. Ability to work independently. 13. Ability to learn new information under supervision of others. 14. Ability to work with diverse community of people. 15. Ability to relate to people in a wide variety of professional levels. 16. Excellent interpersonal, written and organizational communication skills. 17. Detail oriented with excellent analytical skills 18. Demonstrated ability to learn the organization, policies and procedures associated with clinical research. 19. Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Working knowledge of Cardiovascular Disease. 2. Working knowledge of state and federal guidelines as they apply to conducting clinical trials. 3. Working knowledge of clinical electrophysiology strongly preferred.
Required Computer Applications: Basic knowledge of computer skills such as MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook).
Preferred Computer Applications: Working knowledge of UVA patient scheduling and electronic medical records system.
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