RESEARCH ASSOCIATE - CLINICAL RESEARCH in San Diego, CA at Scripps Corporate Admin Services

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    11025 North Torrey Pines Road
    San Diego, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Date Posted:
    9/14/2018
  • Job ID:
    1029101

Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
The Scripps clinical research department is located in sunny San Diego, CA and minutes from our beautiful beaches and central to the vibrant La Jolla community.  You will experience the pride and support of being a member of an outstanding clinical research team where we share a culture of providing excellent care to our patients and each other. 
The clinical research associate functions as a liaison between the organization, investigators, and the research sponsors. Responsible for planning, implementation and oversight of a variety of clinical trials, maintains compliance with all applicable institutional, state and federal regulations in collaboration with investigator. Performs independently as a project manager to coordinate all aspects of clinical research projects including administrative functions and clinical functions per scope of practice. Other responsibilities include recruiting, retaining, motivating and educating research patients in clinical trials, training other research personnel in research procedures, oversees research finances and tracking patient enrollment. Works with other disciplines to execute trials, and acts as patient advocate to contribute to the overall research objectives of the program.
Please note this position has a Monday through Friday work schedule and the hours are listed as 8AM to 430PM. 
 

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
2 years clinical trials or healthcare experience.
 
Advanced written, oral and interpersonal communication skills.
 
Strong prioritization, organizational, and problem solving skills.
 
Strong motivator/communicator in a compact clinical team working with aggressive timelines.
 
Strong computer skills with Microsoft Office software.
 
CCRC credential or within 1 year of hire date

Preferred Qualifications:
BS or BA.
 
3 years clinical trials experience with an Associate's degree.
 
4 years clinical trials experience as Medical Assistant or Lab technician.
 
Proficiency in medical terminology.
 
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.