The USC Keck School of Medicine - Alzheimer Therapeutic Research Institute (ATRI), located in San Diego, California, is an academic institute comprised of an expert panel of scientific collaborators, committed to advancing the development of new treatments for Alzheimerâs Disease (AD) through innovative clinical trials.
The ATRI is seeking a motivated, dependable, and experienced Senior Project Manager to support ATRI clinical research efforts. The Senior Project Manager works independently to operationalize and manage large multi-center clinical trial protocols. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Â
Strategize, plan, and drive the execution of all aspect of assigned clinical trial protocols while ensuring alignment with project scope
Lead project teams, provide work direction, and delegates tasks to other staff personnel
Oversees the development and implementation of documentation for each study, including protocols, training and procedures manuals, source documents, work instruction documents, project plans, timelines, and reports
Assurance of accuracy and quality for work that is delegated and completed personally
Proactively anticipates and indentifies trial operational, monitoring, and regulatory risks, ensuring early intervention when needed
Collaborates with numerous cross-functional stakeholders to drive readiness through planning, scheduling, and execution of all deliverables
Development of templates and guidelines, informed by regulations, policies, and standard operating procedures (SOPs) for the management of assigned studies, as well as departmental initiatives aimed at improving process and efficiency
The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills for collaboration with all levels of personnel and groups, clear and articulate communications, and demonstrated leadership skills for executing and organizing all clinical trial components.
Five to three years of experience in multi-center clinical trials management is required.
Location:Â San Diego, CA
Salary is dependent on education and experience.
Minimum Education:Bachelor's DegreeCombined experience/education as substitute for minimum educationMinimum Experience:3 yearsMinimum Field of Expertise:Bachelorâs degree in life sciences or similar field, or a combination of experience and an Associateâs degree as substitute for minimum education. Industry experience in a pharmaceutical, biotechnology, clinical research organization and/or nursing setting, with at least three or more yearsâ experience in on-site clinical trial monitoring. Demonstrated experience managing and supervising others, using medical devices and terminology, and managing study records, finances and vendors. Theoretical understanding of health sciences research and ICH-GCP guidelines, with experience applying policies and procedures. Skilled at technical documentation and writing, and at assembling, organizing and conceptualizing numerical data in spreadsheets, databases, reports and presentations. Ability to manage and prioritize different tasks and projects, with deft interpersonal skills for communicating with all levels of staff and diverse individuals and groups coordinating and executing study activities.
Internal Number: REQ20085365
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