The Assistant Project Manager is responsible for assisting in the daily operations of multi-site studies.
This position works closely with internal team members, participating sites, physicians, paramedics, and other emergency room staff to ensure the study is progressing on time, within a defined budget, and following study protocols to meet objectives.
This position will report to the study Project Managers and will be tasked with assisting the Project Managers in achieving study goals, external site training, clinical data management, and perform all tasks as the Pittsburgh site clinical research coordinator.
Bachelor's degree is required
Ideal candidate will possess prior research experience, preferably in critical care or trauma
Demonstrate excellent communication skills, strong attention to detail, and exceptional presentation skills
Preferred to have CCRC or CCRA certification (certified clinical research coordinator training)
Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Health Professional.I
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 1-2 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, Exact daytime hours can be discussed
Hiring Range: TBD based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19006400
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.