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The UF Health Cancer Center is currently seeking an experienced oncology research professional to join our Clinical Research Office as a Clinical Operations Leader in our Solid Tumor Office! This position plays a critical role in the management of our clinical research staff and is an excellent opportunity for an experienced coordinator to transition into leadership under an experienced mentor. The UFHCC has been serving Floridians for over 20 years and invite you to join our talented team!
As the Clinical Operations Leader in our Solid Tumor Office (STO), you will assist the Unit Manager with day-to-day supervision and oversight of the unit and will coordinate a portfolio of complex and/or niche cancer clinical trials. This is a highly collaborative, responsible position within our Clinical Research Office (CRO) and plays an important part in ensuring unit compliance with protocol requirements and satisfactory care for our patients.
As an ideal candidate you will have:
Master’s Degree in Nursing, Health Care, and/or Basic Sciences and eight or more years of relevant experience and/or training in research and/or oncology preferred;
Extensive experience in clinical research including proficiency with databases and/or patient data;
Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, particularly Excel, Word;
Ability to successfully work independently, interact professionally, and utilize effective writing and organizational skills;
Proficient time management skills and ability to successfully manage multiple priorities;
Prior experience as a supervisor or team lead and/or completion of leadership/management training program (eg. Managing at UF – The Supervisory Challenge) highly preferred;
Licensure as a registered professional nurse is highly preferred, but not required;
Professional clinical research and/or oncology certification (through SOCRA, ACRP, etc. or as an OCN) are required at the earliest of 12 months from hire or eligibility.
Additional Salary Information: The UFHCC is part of the University of Florida and has access to their comprehensive benefits package, details here: https://hr.ufl.edu/benefits/
Internal Number: 511492/00016338
About UF Health Cancer Center
At the UF Health Cancer Center our mission is to prevent, detect, treat, and ultimately cure cancer while addressing the unique challenges of the cancer burden faced by the population we serve. Whether working directly in clinical trials with our faculty researchers and patients or operating behind the desk in administration, each of our employees has a critical role to play in the success of our Center and the discoveries that are made here.
The Cancer Center serves as the nucleus for the diverse institutional programs of research, education, and clinical approaches that are necessary to improve cancer outcomes. With more than 250 researchers and clinicians at the University and UF Health conducting research for the prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment of cancer our collaborative research model encourages the transition of basic laboratory findings to novel curative and preventative therapies. This multidisciplinary membership is our strength, and our net is cast wide. Researchers are drawn from 69 departments and 11 colleges across the University and collaborate with dozens of other UF multidisciplinary centers and institutes—including the McKnight Brain Institute, Prot...on Therapy Institute (one of only seven such facilities in the nation), Genetics Institute, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Institute on Aging, and the Emerging Pathogens Institute, among others.