As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
We are seeking a Clinical Trials Manager in Jacksonville, Florida
The Clinical Trials Manager provides strategic planning, growth, and development for the Office of Clinical Trials Research. The incumbent supervises and coordinates the responsibilities of research nurses and staff conducting studies and oversee the management of all research studies.
The Clinical Trials Manager will serve to support the design and conduct of operational activities related to planning, implementing, executing, and reporting of clinical trials in accordance with standard operating procedures, Good Clinical Practice, and local and federal regulations. Provide supervision of multiple clinical research nurses and coordinators that ensure accuracy in performing clinical research studies. Direct long-range strategic planning for the clinical trials, including the setting of goals and objectives. Ensures that goals and milestones remain on track for successful research study outcomes.
A. Strategic Planning and Development:
Meet with the medical staff and faculty on a regular basis to assess their needs pertaining to clinical trials research.
Develop goals and performance measures in conjunction with the medical faculty to ensure growth and development of the clinical trials program.
Meet regularly with the Associate Administrator – Florida to provide feedback on new initiatives, performance of on-going initiatives, and seek feedback for future programmatic development.
B. Supervision and Oversight:
Supervise and coordinate the daily activities of the research coordinators and staff.
Provide guidance and oversight for submissions to scientific and ethical review committees.
Review new research protocols and ensure there is adequate and appropriate staffing for current and planned protocols.
Conduct interviews and make hiring recommendations.
Provide oversight, periodic review including rounding, and feedback to clinical trials staff.
Provide procedures for systematic record keeping, drug accountability, patient interactions, equipment tracking, and good clinical practices.
Provide pre-review prior to external audit or investigations.
Responsible for performance management of designated staff.
Masters degree preferred; bachelors degree with appropriate experience may be acceptable.
Five years of Clinical Research Coordinator experience or equivalent experience required, with a minimum of 5 years clinical pediatric experience.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.