Study Manager

Employer
Westat
Location
MD - Rockville
Posted
Apr 28, 2017
Closes
May 30, 2017
Function
Management
Industry
Research
Hours
Full Time
Westat is an employee-owned corporation providing research services to agencies of the U.S. Government, as well as businesses, foundations, and state and local governments. Westat's research, technical, and administrative staff of more than 2,000 is located at our headquarters in Rockville, Maryland, near Washington, DC.

Job Summary


Westat has an immediate opening for a qualified individual to support ongoing public health research studies involving the collection, processing and analysis of biospecimens and associated data.

Job Responsibilities


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: conducting literature reviews in the areas of biospecimens collection and analytic methodologies; working in a collaborative team environment to assist with developing study procedures, data collection forms, training materials and communications; monitoring and tracking data collection and reporting; preparing minutes and agendas; and supporting preparation of client deliverables. This position also requires frequently communicating with medical professionals and clients, and assisting with trainings, client meetings and national conferences.

Job Requirements


ยท A master's degree in public health or related field

Strong oral and written communication skills, administrative abilities, computer skills, and the ability to manage multiple tasks are essential.

At least 1 year of experience in a medical research, laboratory, or clinical environment is preferred.

Westat offers competitive benefits with ESOP, 401k, Health, Dental, paid vacation, sick and holiday leave, professional development as well as other benefits.

Any offer of employment may be contingent upon receipt of acceptable results from a post-offer background screening, if required for the position, based on the specific position which may include, for example, identity verification, employment history, or criminal records history.

Westat is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other classification protected by Federal, state, or local law.

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