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The Research Program Manager collaborates directly with Vice Chairman, Clinical Trials Office, Administrator, Department of Medicine, Manager, Clinical Trials Office (CTO), CMBT Leadership and the DoM Program Managers to provide leadership in developing and improving the conduct of all translational research in the CMBT and the Department of Medicine CTO.
- Develop long and short-term goals to support the clinical research program within the Center for Molecular Based Therapies (CMBT).
- Manages Industrial Sponsored Relations on potential new targeted agents and/or new clinical trials options for the CMBT.
- Responsible for ensuring the highest data quality management, operations and staff management, regulatory compliance and strategic planning within CMBT including Developmental Therapeutics, Immunotherapeutic and Cellular Therapy.
- In conjunction with CTO and CMBT Leadership, assists in meeting the Institutional and Departmental expectations of the CMBT.
- Ensures appropriate budgeting and funding of all aspects of clinical research within the CMBT including but not limited to staffing, project/protocol management and supplies; works with Department Administrator to monitor costs and spending.
- Collaborates with the Office of Clinical Research in institutional efforts to improve the quality of clinical research at MSKCC in assigned CTO.
- A minimum of a Bachelor's degree(Master's degree strongly preferred) and at least 7 years of clinical research experience and/or related experience required, including management experience.
- This position requires the ability to apply broad technical, clinical/professional knowledge and significant job-related experience.
- Communication Skills: The ability to independently develop education materials for staff, department, clinicians, prepare manuscripts, evaluations, and reports and oral communication skills to present complex information in a clear and concise manner.
- Information Management Skills: The ability to communicate, explain, interpret, share and present information to employees, management and clinical staff and patients at MSKCC as well as appropriate external contacts.
- Analytical Skills: The ability to perform basic math calculations and as well as a knowledge of statistics and budgeting, budget development and management.
- Administrative Skills: The ability to plan and organize meetings, to develop programs, to manage research projects and to prioritize work across several services/departments is essential.
- Computer Skills: Microsoft applications at a senior level.
- Federal Regulations: Must have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the regulations pertaining to human subject protection (including 21 CFR and 45 CFR 46 of the United States Code of Federal Regulations) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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