MSK is a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and has been since 1971 when we were one of the first institutions to receive the designation. At MSK, we are currently conducting more than 600 clinical trials in all phases of research for many types of cancer. Of those, the Early Drug Development (EDD) team is conducting more than 35 phase I studies.
We have an exciting opportunity in our EDD Service as a Clinical Research Associate (CRA). As an integral member of the research team, and in compliance with all regulatory, institutional, and departmental requirements, the CRA coordinates and maintains the assigned research portfolio for a Service and/or Department.
Are you seeking an opportunity to be at the forefront of innovation during this exciting time at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center? Our mission is the dynamic control and cure of cancer through programs of patient care, research, and education. Do you want to join a diverse team and learn how to apply your skills to support our mission? We want you to join us!
Serve as the main point of contact for all research portfolio activities, and maintain real-time knowledge of every aspect of all research protocols
Be the critical facilitator for a multidisciplinary team encompassing data and patient management, as well as regulatory oversight
Effectively communicate the overall study progress to various internal and/or external partners, and identify study trends, and build/implement solutions
Perform diverse research-related functions using good judgment and outstanding organizational skills
Adept at anticipating and prioritizing work to meet the commitments of multiple partners
Adept at building partnerships and working to influence others to meet shared objectives and goals
Known as someone who improves processes and proactively, independently identifies solutions that anticipate stakeholder needs
HS Diploma/GED with 2-4 years of experience, OR Bachelors Degree with at least 1 full year of experience. Relevant work experience includes being part of a clinical trial research team, managing protocols, and/or handling data audits and regulatory
Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and Human Subjects Protection (HSP) Certifications required
Proficiency with the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system
Excellent computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office Products and other software programs for database management/queries, generating reports and developing graphics
Knowledge of clinical research data collection processes in accordance with GCP
Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
Internal Number: 2021-46774
About Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.