The Clinical Project Manager (CPM) is responsible for the planning and execution of assigned clinical trials from protocol design to the final study report, while adhering to budget, scope, and timelines. The CPM is responsible for managing all aspects of a clinical trial or multiple clinical trials including vendor selection and oversight to ensure adherence to trial participant safety, protocol, contract, and data integrity. The CPM will lead the planning and communication with cross-functional study teams to ensure the proper execution and conduct of the trial. The position is responsible for coordinating all efforts of clinical trial implementation both within CONRAD and through a wide variety of collaborators and vendors. The CPM serves as a primary resource for vendors and the Clinical Research Associates (CRAs). Additional responsibilities include preparation, oversight, and review of all study related documents, including, but not limited to, contracts, protocols, informed consent forms, vendor and site budgets, annual reports, etc. The CPM will organize and lead study team meetings as necessary.
This position is located in Northern Virginia in our Arlington, VA office.
Bachelor's degree in related field and five years relevant experience is required. Master's degree (MPH, MSN) is preferred.
TECHNICAL SKILLS: The candidate must have a strong understanding of clinical trials including knowledge of the Code of Federal Regulations, ICH-GCP guidelines, and other applicable regulatory requirements. European Clinical Trial Directive knowledge is also preferred. The candidate should possess the ability to negotiate and manage competing priorities across multiple areas. The ideal candidate will display flexibility, integrity and must possess highly effective interpersonal skills to lead a team through negotiation and mentoring. The candidate should also be well-organized and detail-oriented to manage multiple projects simultaneously and have problem-solving skills to work independently and effectively with a wide variety of medical, research and administrative personnel.
Proficient in MS Word/Excel/Project/PowerPoint. Experience working with providers of clinical and regulatory information management systems a plus.