Cancer Center Jobs

Clinical Research Manager

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

January 15, 2020

The UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, founded in 1975, is one of 50 National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the country. The Center’s mission is to reduce cancer occurrence and death in North Carolina and the nation through research, treatment, training and outreach.

UNC Lineberger’s Clinical Protocol Office (CPO) is a centralized resource that supports the clinical research efforts of Lineberger investigators, primarily through the design and conduct of therapeutic clinical trials. The CPO provides administrative, regulatory, data management, and study coordination services to investigators throughout the development, approval and implementation processes of protocols conducted at UNC and its affiliate institutions. The CPO is responsible for protecting the safety of patients participating in research, ensuring the quality of the research, and safeguarding the interests of the University. The Clinical Research Manager provides oversight and management of clinical research staff to ensure safe, compliant, efficient, and effective conduct of oncology clinical trials. This position provides expert level knowledge in clinical trial practices and regulations. The Clinical Research Manager manages clinical research staff assigned to various disease teams within the CPO providing daily management, resource and effort allocation, overseeing research compliance and data integrity, and assisting in strategic planning and operational support.

Minimum Essential Skills: Advanced knowledge of ICH GCP, Federal Regulations and Guidelines and ability to follow established regulations, procedures, and protocols; Clinical research experience; SOCRA/ACRP certification; Experience in interviewing/hiring process and performance management; Possess strong decision-making skills and the ability to problem solve and troubleshoot issues; Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage large volumes of information; High level of accuracy and attention to detail; High level of comfort with technology; Strong computer skills; Ability to gather data and document procedures; Ability to plan work and coordinate multiple projects; Ability to contribute to preparation and delivery of reports, trainings and SOPs; Customer oriented and ability to work within, build and lead a team; Exceptional interpersonal skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills in daily interactions with the ability to interpret and apply UNC policies and federal, state, and local regulations; Ability to work on evenings, weekends and/or holidays occasionally required.

Bachelor’s degree in a discipline related to the field assigned and one year of related training or experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Salary range $65544 - $85000

To apply for this position, please visit our website: Please reference Position # 00052020, 20010901 and Department #426806 when applying.