Senior Research Protocol Specialist



City
Jacksonville
State
Florida
Telecommute
Yes
Department
Research
Why Mayo Clinic

This is an exciting opportunity to be apart of our Protocol Development Unit working from anywhere in the United States! Challenge yourself and utilize your skills in regulatory and budget development for study start-ups in the areas of breast cancer, hematology and neuroscience.

The needs of patients drive research at Mayo Clinic. As doctors treat patients and see opportunities for advancing patient care, they work together with Mayo scientists and research teams to develop new and improved diagnostic tools, medications, devices, treatment protocols and more. Encouraging and including contributions from diverse individuals is critical to Mayo Clinic's future. By leveraging the strengths that each diverse individual and group brings to the table, Mayo Clinic gains the strategic advantages of accelerated innovation, better problem solving, enhanced productivity and job satisfaction, improved quality, and, most importantly, provides better ways to meet the needs of our patients.

Position description
Independently executes the overall management of the clinical trial implementation, maintenance, and completion process. Directs large, complex, multi-center clinical research protocols/programs. Accurately applies investigators’ scientific data into a cohesive format for the protocol document and associated procedures that are consistent with internal and external policies and regulatory requirements. Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: coordinating the writing of the protocol/clinical research documents and/or the ongoing management of pre-written protocol/clinical research documents through the clinical trial development/implementation process; writing of the informed consent document; coordination of study logistics/approvals, verification of content to meet institutional, industry, and federal standards; communication with study sites, industry partners, and/or federal agencies; development of clinical trial budgets; and ensuring Mayo standards are adhered to and appropriate approvals have been obtained. Provides consultative guidance regarding regulatory and policy requirements to physicians, study staff, and external sponsors. May contribute to grant applications, abstracts/posters, and manuscripts. Must be able to work in a team environment both as a member and a facilitator, be able to manage multiple projects at various stages, and be able to work independently with occasional guidance from physician leadership or management. Must be able to work in a complex environment and to exercise good judgment in ambiguous situations under pressure. Must possess excellent problem-solving skills, oral and written communication and interpersonal skills, and be comfortable interacting with individuals at all levels internal and external to Mayo Clinic. Active member on committees and task forces and participates on projects as assigned. Writes and provides input to standard operating procedures and working instructions. Educates and serves as an expert resource for other research personnel. Oversees and participates in internal quality activities for regulatory documents.
Qualifications
A bachelor’s degree is required; masters preferred. Minimum five years of experience in a clinical research setting or related field required. Must be proficient in the use of computers, Microsoft applications, and databases. Experience with medical terminology preferred.
Additional qualifications
Project management experience required. SoCRA or ACRP certification preferred
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2,196.60, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Monday - Friday, Days
Site description
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
Category
Clinical Labs and Research
Career profile
Research
Job posting number
145052BR
Recruiter
Amelia Hoffman
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.