Working at SCCR

At the SCCR, we strive to find team members who are passionate about their work, are creative and want to deliver results. We place a high priority on equipping our team members to perform their job efficiently, helping them acquire new skills and grow within the organization. We encourage our team members to have a healthy balance between work commitments and life outside of work, and provide them all the support to achieve this balance.

If you are looking to make a larger impact through global reaching clinical research and want to work towards the growth of both yourself and the organization, then SCCR is the place for you!

Current Opportunities at SCCR

Clinical Operations Specialist I

The Clinical Operations Specialist I will be responsible for aspects of the B-TEC (Brain Trauma Evidence-Based Consortium) projects within the Coordinating Center division of the SCCR and work directly with the Clinical Research Operations Manager.

Duties Include:

  • Assist in the design and maintenance of clinical research project objectives and scope of work
  • Ensure project timelines, deliverables and client expectations are met from study start-up through close-out
  • Facilitate communication between internal and external project team members, and sponsors to ensure timely project completion
  • Oversight and preparation of project documentation including IRB submissions, regulatory documentation and required trial documentation
  • Develop plans for on-site and in-house monitoring activities
  • Conduct study site file maintenance reviews
  • Ensure ongoing regulatory compliance with clinical research activities and documentation
  • Assist in the development of study manual of operations and procedures for clinical research studies
  • Create training media and documentation for on-site and in-house study personnel
  • Communicate actively with various departments involved in each study including sponsors, investigators, quantitative sciences unit, and the Stanford IRB to ensure timely completion of project milestones
  • Oversight and preparation of project documentation including IRB submissions, regulatory documentation and required trial documentation
  • Ensure ongoing regulatory compliance with clinical research activities and documentation

*Additional duties may be assigned

Qualifications

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (REQUIRED):

Bachelor's degree in a related field or an equivalent combination of related education and relevant experience.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (REQUIRED):

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of medical terminology

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Research/Public Health/ Business or related field
  • 2 years’ experience in project management and clinical research projects
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience developing budgets
  • Experience supervising, training, and/or mentoring new staff or students
  • Strong leadership skills necessary for determining, recommending, and implementing improvements to policies/processes and best practices
  • Familiarity with clinical terminologies
  • Familiarity with FDA regulatory requirements

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES:

Society of Clinical Research Associates or Association of Clinical Research Professionals certification is preferred.

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At SCCR, I have been given unparalleled opportunities for career growth and development. Every day, I enjoy learning from inspirational leaders in clinical research and knowing that my work is making a valuable contribution to advancing human health, I feel a deep sense of fulfillment.

Sharmin Nasrullah, MS
Clinical Research Operations Manager
SCCR – Coordinating Center