Executive Director, Research Operations
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-11-17
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The Executive Director, Research Operations is a senior member of the cancer center’s executive leadership team. Reporting to the Assistant Vice President/Associate Director for Research Administration and the Associate Vice President of Oncology Services, the Executive Director will oversee the management of Sylvester’s research planning and financial enterprise and the developing Oncology Service Line. The incumbent in this position will oversee capital purchases, facilities, construction, and space planning for over 98,000 SF of administrative and research space. The Executive Director will have direct responsibility for clinical trials financial management and reporting. This position will maintain a collaborative relationship with pre and post awards grants office and shared resources finances ensuring report integrity, budgeting, and accounting integration. The Executive Director will also play an integral role in the planning and construction of the future Sylvester research building.
Oversee the management of Sylvester’s research planning and financial enterprise and the developing Oncology Service Line
Oversee capital purchases, facilities, construction, and space planning for over 98,000 SF of administrative and research space
Direct responsibility for clinical trials financial management and reporting
Maintain a collaborative relationship with pre and post awards grants office and shared resources finances ensuring report integrity, budgeting, and accounting integration
Contribute to the planning and construction of the future Sylvester research building
Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field required / Master’s Degree preferred
Certification and Licensing:
Process Improvement Certification preferred
Project Management Certification preferred
Minimum 5 years of relevant experience required
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
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