Coordinates and administers research study associated activities. Assists in project planning, and ensures that pre-established work scope, project management timelines, study protocol, and regulatory requirements are followed. Leads ethics review submission as well as recruits and coordinates research sites and subjects, as appropriate, and serves as principle administrative liaison for the project.
Develops and maintains recordkeeping systems and procedures for study implementation.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Plans and coordinates the development and submission of research ethics board applications.
Develops and manages the project management software and the establishment of operating policies and procedures for each study.
Plans, implements, and maintains data collection systems in support of research protocol; may coordinate the collection efforts, in terms of onsite research activities.
Recruits, instructs, and coordinates research sites, subjects, and/or volunteers, as appropriate to specific study objectives and work scope.
Ensures the smooth and efficient day-to-day operation of research and data collection activities; acts as the primary administrative point of contact for internal research staff and as the principle operational liaison for recruitment and research site organizations.
Coordinates the day-to-day activities of any research staff specifically engaged in the carrying out of data collection included in the research/clinical protocol, as appropriate to the position; may perform aspects of research protocol, as required, in accordance with specified program objectives.
Monitors the progress of research activities; develops and maintains records of research activities, and prepares periodic and ad hoc reports, as required by senior researchers.
Complies with the COS Policies and Procedures.
Bachelor’s degree required in related area; Master’s degree preferred
5+ years Research or Project Management experience required; preference given to PMP training or certification preferred
Experience with Microsoft Project (Project Management Software)
Strong organizational skills
Demonstrated strong customer and service focus
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills, including the demonstrated ability to work in a team setting and foster collaborations – both internally and externally
Demonstrated ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing business needs
Demonstrated problem-solving skills
Knowledge of clinical research a plus (or related area)
Clinical Outcomes Solutions is a patient-centered outcomes research consultancy. As a solution-focused team with global experience, we are committed to bringing together the right team of experts to approach research questions. Our focus is finding the right clinical outcomes solutions in the most efficient manner to provide actionable evidence to support our client’s needs which includes qualita...tive and quantitative research support as well as strategic clinical and Regulatory consulting in the United States and Europe.
With a specific focus on Clinical Outcomes Assessments (COAs), we are specialized in measuring and understanding Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs), Clinician Reported Outcomes (CROs), Observer Outcomes (e.g., Parent, Teacher, or Guardian), and Screening Tools in the context of specific clinical conditions.