Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC)
Reports to: Director of Research Operations
The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF) is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator to join its research team. Now in its 32nd year, MHIF is one of the leading non-profit cardiovascular research and education institutions in the country. We exist to create a world without heart disease and our mission is to improve people’s lives through the highest quality cardiovascular research and education. With almost 70 full time employees, we conduct cutting-edge clinical research and transformative community research.
As a Clinical Research Coordinator, you will provide support, coordination and leadership for research studies that may involve industry sponsored Phase I, II, III and IV clinical trials, drug, biologic, device, government-funded clinical research and investigator-initiated clinical research. You will be responsible for ensuring smooth, accurate progress of studies form the planning and approval stages through study completion and post-study closure. Incumbents prepare documentation for submission for review by the Institutional Review Board (IRB); recruit and screen study participants; help facilitate continued participation; abstract data from medical records and other sources; develop and ensure compliance with study protocols; and participate in the planning, development and budgeting for clinical trials.
The successful candidate must have a valid Minnesota RN license and either an Associate or Bachelor’s degree. We are requiring a minimum of two years research experience, two years clinical nursing experience, and proficiency in MS Office, Outlook and electronic medical record systems (Epic). We are looking for an individual with strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills who will work cooperatively as part of a team. Strong attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple priorities are required. Preference will be given to candidates with cardiovascular research experience and Certified Clinical Research Coordinator/Professional (CCRC or CCRP) certification.
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. Please apply on line and attach a cover letter/resume as one document.
How to Apply:
Please click on the following link: https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=11531331
Date Posted: November 21, 2014