Clinical Data Manager

Employer
Westat
Location
PA - Philadelphia
Posted
Jul 28, 2017
Closes
Aug 26, 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 is seeking an experienced Clinical Data Manager to support data management activities conducted at the Biostatistics and Data Management Core (BDMC of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). The successful candidate will work closely with study managers, statisticians, programmers, analysts, clinical staff and investigators. Qualified applicants must have experience across the spectrum of data management activities. This position is located in Philadelphia, PA at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Job Responsibilities
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: serving as the primary liaison with principal investigators, clinical site staff and IT staff; supervising and training data management staff; writing data management plans; supervising and participating in case report form design, database definition, database testing, data quality checks, and discrepancy management.

Job Requirements


· A bachelor's degree in a clinical or scientific discipline
· 8 years of data management experience in a pharmaceutical, academic, or CRO environment

Ideal candidates will have knowledge of regulatory requirements for FDA-regulated clinical trials, and experience using Oracle, Oracle Clinical, REDCap, or other data management systems. Excellent verbal and written communication, organizational, analytical, project management and multitasking skills are required. Strong interpersonal skills and a proven ability to work in a team environment with clinical and systems staff is necessary.

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, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information, gender identity, or any other protected status under applicable law.

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