Clinical Trials Administrative Specialist

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Posted
Feb 28, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Clinical Trials Administrative Specialist

Position Type: University Operational and Administrative Staff

Department: Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 12-19-2017

Posting Summary:
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology seeks candidates for a Clinical Trials Administrative Specialist to support the Gynecologic Oncology Clinical Trials group. The Clinical Trials Administrative Specialist will work with the trials group providing data entry, trials documentation, procurement of supplies and other general administrative tasks.

Required qualifications include an Associates Degree at time of hire. 1. Excellent computer skills. 2. Strong organizational skills with attention to detail. 3. Ability to learn the clinical research process, especially IRB requirements. 4. Knowledge of basic medical vocabulary, and the ability to learn new terminology as needed. 5. Strong skills in language, grammar, and spelling.
6. Demonstrated ability to work with others and follow direction provided by supervisor.

Preferred qualifications include a Bachelors at time of hire and six months administrative experience in clinical research environment.

The Gynecologic Oncology Clinical Trials group at the University of Virginia is a dynamic research team of investigators and research coordinators whose surgeons are part of the Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center. The research team works with women at high risk for ovarian cancer, and women who have a diagnosis of ovarian, cervical or uterine cancer. The Division of Gynecologic Oncology Clinical Research team participates in industry sponsored studies, investigator initiated studies, and national cooperative group studies whose nonprofit projects aim to answer important scientific questions. The clinical research team's focus is to offer novel treatments for patients, and develop studies that translate basic science research into clinical research and vice versa. Currently, the research team has a varied portfolio of projects including the first Phase 0 study approved by the University of Virginia Internal Review Board, written by one of its investigators.

This is a restricted position and is contingent on the continuation of funding.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1. Excellent computer skills.
2. Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.
3. Ability to learn the clinical research process, especially IRB requirements.
4. Knowledge of basic medical vocabulary, and the ability to learn new terminology as needed.
5. Strong skills in language, grammar, and spelling.
6. Demonstrated ability to work with others and follow direction provided by supervisor.

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