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

Date Posted: 8/14/2019

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    11025 North Torrey Pines Road
    San Diego, CA
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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.

Scripps Health is committed to providing the best possible patient care, and research is a critical part of that mission. In addition to bringing the latest treatments to our patients, the knowledge gained from these research studies advances the quality of care for people around the world. With our partnership with MD Anderson, this research team has been fortunate to see additional exposure to a range of studies in oncology clinical trials and participate in process improvements. The Research Associate Sr. will be a key resource for a research team of 8 to assist with staffing studies, troubleshooting issues and mentoring. This position is ideal for someone who has a very strong working knowledge of oncology clinical trials.

The Research Associate Sr. is responsible for planning, implementation and oversight of a variety of clinical trials within the scope of practice of clinical research professionals at Scripps Health; 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 within core business services of unit. Other responsibilities include oversight of day to day operations of unit they lead, assists with assignments of tasks when team members workload requires, acts as expert and point of contact to other team members in unit with regards to core business services, training other research personnel in coordination of clinical research; works with leadership to define best practice, standardization of processes, and define key performance indicators of team. Responsible for working with the team, team leads and leadership to solve problems, document solutions and communicate around needed changes. Serves as a liaison between the organization, investigators, and the research sponsors.

This is a full time position, Monday through Friday, generally 8-5pm.

Job Requirements

  • 5 years clinical coordinator experience.
  • CCRC required within 1 year of Date of Hire
  • American Heart Association BLS

  • Experience with oncology clinical trials
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.