Clinical Research Coordinator (TAPUR Study)

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Alexandria, VA
Oct 20, 2017
Oct 28, 2017
Analyst, Research
Healthcare, Research
Full Time
Job Title: Clinical Research Coordinator (TAPUR Study) Job Type: Full-Time Location: Alexandria, VA   Job Description:

Are you interested in pursuing a rewarding career within a premier and growing non-profit organization, while applying your research and science background? Do you desire a position that entails multiple responsibilities while exposing you to clinical trials?   Who we are: ASCO is a stable, forward-thinking, growing membership organization that operates in a results-focused work environment in which employees’ evaluation emphasizes performance outcomes over presence or time. This is an Alexandria, Virginia-based position that offers an excellent benefits package, subsidized parking or Metro benefits, and opportunities to participate in professional development programs. To learn more about ASCO, visit   Who we are looking for: We are looking for a high performing Clinical Research Coordinator with at least 2-3 years of related work experience including a focus on research to join the Research and Analysis Division (RAD) of the Center for Research and Analytics. The selected candidate will provide comprehensive, high-quality program coordination and research support for a multi-site clinical trial in cancer research, the Targeted Agent and Profiling Utilization Registry (TAPUR) Study ( 

What you will do:
  • Provide support in the operations and monitoring services for the TAPUR Study including coordinating initiation and training for participating clinical sites, supporting evaluation and selection of clinical sites, and supporting management of study related work and preparation of reports, summaries, presentations
  • Act as a primary contact for the TAPUR Study sites by investigating site issues and responding to inquiries in a timely fashion
  • Coordinate communications with all study sites for data query review and resolution, data change requests, and daily cohort approvals
  • Administer activities for the study website, including managing content and messaging, and updating study materials
  • Lead 1-2 TAPUR Study Groups or Committees
  • Provide general administrative support for the study and projects, as needed
What you will need in order to be successful:         
  • A college degree in a health or a science related field
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications; and an openness to embracing new technology
  • Superior communication skills; including oral, written, and listening
  • Strong attention to detail, analytical with the ability to see the big picture and exercise judgment, and focused on quality control
  • Ability to manage own time, priorities, and resources to achieve goals
  • Commitment to work within a team to meet timelines and deliverables with a strong focus on customer service 
Ideal candidates will also contribute:
  • Previous experience working with clinical trials in a supportive role
  • Basic familiarity with oncology terminology
  • Experience working with content management systems and/or html
  ASCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)       

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