Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is seeking a Research Project Manager for the Department of Surgery. The Research Project Manager is responsible for a variety of clinical research projects. Commitment to accuracy, high attention-to-detail, and the ability to work independently are critical competencies for the role.
Manage the functions and activities of assigned projects within the research organization.
Play a key role in the development of contracts for work performed with external collaborators on associated projects.
Participate and provide oversight to efforts related to the development of new REDCap databases, existing REDCap databases as well as oversite of existing databases in other platforms (Excel, Access, etc).
Assist with high level department projects requiring data management support.
Extract, compile, and analyze data to generate reports for leadership.
Critically review analyses used for presentations, to confirm validity and accuracy.
Participate in special projects and task forces as determined by management. Support the work of investigators within MSK and Fellows to accomplish research goals.
Provide oversight and support to Clinical Research Coordinator(s).
Work on departmental and DMT initiatives relating to clinical research data management, specifically database management to ensure the highest quality data for the Surgery Research Program.
Have in-depth knowledge of the processes/procedures associated with clinical practice, clinical research and/or a strong information systems expertise in the latest technologies.
A Bachelors degree with at least 2 years of experience in clinical research data management and/or other applicable research investigation or a high school diploma with 7 years of clinical experience.
Knowledge of data management a must.
Masters in biostatistics a plus.
Experience with Microsoft Office including Excel and Access, database knowledge.
Experience with REDCap
Experience with basic SPSS required and platforms like STATA and R a plus.
Knowledge of human anatomy and physiology required.
Ability to solve problems by using a logical, systematic, sequential approach.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Strong organizational, prioritization, and project management skills.
Proven ability to manage clinical research projects with strict deadlines.
Must have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the regulations pertaining to human subject protection (including 21 CFR and 45 CFR 46 of the United States Code of Federal Regulations) and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Competitive compensation packages | Sick Time |Generous Vacation+ 12 holidays to recharge & refuel| Internal Career Mobility & Performance Consulting | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care|403b Retirement Savings Plan Match|Tuition Reimbursement |Parental Leave & Adoption Assistance |Commuter Spending Account |Fitness Discounts &Wellness Program | Resource Networks| Life Insurance & Disability | Remote Flexibility
We believe in communication, openness, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. Its important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, and work/life balance to be and feel your best.
Our Hiring Process
You review the posting, agree it sounds like a great fit & apply ->Talent Acquisition contacts you to schedule a phone interview (if your profile aligns) -> after speaking with the Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will connect with the Hiring Manager by phone or video -> if your experience is a fit, you will move forward to a video call or on-site visit with the team -> post-interview feedback->ideally an offer! ->reference check & onboarding-> orientation & official welcome to MSK.
Internal Number: 2021-48374
About Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.