The Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Consortium (PCCTC) is hiring a Research Program Manager . As an integral member of the research team and in compliance with all regulatory, institutional, and departmental requirements, the Research Program Manager collaborates directly with the Director of Research Operations to provide leadership in developing and improving the conduct of multi-center clinical trial activities. Commitment to accuracy, high attention-to-detail, and ability to work independently are critical competencies for the role.
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The Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials Consortium (PCCTC) was initiated in 2005 by the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) and the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) Prostate Cancer Research Program (PCRP) in response to critically unmet needs in prostate cancer clinical research identified by physician investigators and patient advocates. Established as an independent entity in 2014, the PCCTC, LLC is now the nations premier multicenter Clinical Research Organization (CRO) specializing in cutting-edge prostate cancer research. The PCCTC works together with distinguished investigators on a single mission: to design, implement and complete hypothesis-driven early phase trials in prostate cancer, translating scientific discoveries to improved standards of care. To fulfill its mission, the PCCTC developed a unique infrastructure, which has fostered a culture of transparent project co-development between investigators, research sites and industry partners.
Directs staff functions, activities, and priorities to ensure workflow supports PCCTC business needs. Communicates and ensures compliance with PCCTC policies and procedures, quality standards and improvement initiatives.
Plays a leadership role in the development and management of clinical research throughout the business. This program includes but is not limited to: CR portfolio management and oversight, protocol development including budgets, contracts, tools and appropriate protocol documents, protocol review process, on-going study activities and quality.
Develop long and short-term goals, anticipate the effects of changing regulatory requirements, and support PCCTC standards to support the conduct of multi-institutional clinical trials.
Implements solutions for streamlining and accelerating the monitoring and review of clinical trials data to significantly increase accrual to clinical trials, data cleaning, data quality, and trial completion.
Forecast trial resource needs and assess staffing resource needs for program and ensure an adequate balance between PCCTC research mission and its fiscal responsibilities.
Communicate effectively by establishing strong working relationships with a diverse matrix of clinical trial sites, investigators, pharmaceutical & biotechnology executives, and other important stakeholders.
Synthesize complex clinical, regulatory, and other clinical trial information into actionable plans.
Provide necessary documentation in compliance with existing standard operating procedures, regulatory guidelines, etc.
Communicate and work effectively with all stakeholders of the PCCTC Executive Leadership, Clinical Operations, Informatics, Business Management, Budgets & Contracts, Editorial, etc.
7-10 years of technical, operational and managerial clinical research experience, or as determined by hiring manager.
A Masters degree is preferred.
Therapeutic and Oncology Research experience strongly preferred.
Proven ability to manage clinical research projects with strict deadlines.
Thorough knowledge and experience with clinical trial execution.
Thorough knowledge of the Code of Federal Regulations, Good Clinical Practice, and Human Subjects Protection.
Thorough knowledge of clinical trial regulatory and safety management.
Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.
Strong organizational, prioritization, and project management skills.
Strong computing skills including proficiency in MS Office products.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to solve problems by using a logical, systematic, sequential approach.
Experience working with prostate cancer clinical trials and/or multicenter projects is a plus. #LI-POST
Internal Number: 2019-37691
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