Clinical Trials Support Specialist

Clinical Trials Support Specialist

 

LOCATION:                         NIH, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD

DEPARTMENT:                   Pharmaceutical Management Branch, Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS:

Reports to: Project Director for “NCI Contract”

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Clinical Trial Support Specialist is responsible for performing drug order entry and support duties, essential to the maintenance and functioning on the PMB contract.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Utilizing clinical trial documents and SOPs for the processing of patient information and/or site information.
  • Distribution of clinical trial documents to clinical personnel.
  • Utilizing Oracle database platform for quality control and review of the distribution of investigative agents, alongside the NCI Clinical Repository.
  • Providing assistance to participating sites and clinical centers on technical and/or regulatory questions.
  • Providing back-up assistance for other team members on a variety of matters including; standard open label as well as blinded drug order processing.
  • Contract hours are 8:30 am until 5:00 pm Monday through Friday, punctually.
  • Assisting with all other administrative tasks as needed for the contract.

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES: Providing other support duties as needed for the smooth running of the contract (e.g. faxing, copying, filing, updating of standard operating procedures, data entry, scanning, dissemination of mail, etc.)

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

Education:               The successful candidate will have a BS in a Health Science field, or experience with data entry and working with clinical trials.  In addition, candidates should have strong attention to detail, the ability to work independently as well as part of a team and should be self-motivated.

Experience:              Data entry experience a must.

Skills/Knowledge:   Good writing and verbal communication skills

Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, particulrly Outlook, Word and Excel

Proficient with the use of office equipment and computers

 OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Providing other support duties as needed for the smooth running of the contract (e.g. faxing, copying, filing,updating of standard operating procedures, data entry, scanning, dissemination of mail, etc.)

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