JOB DESCRIPTION: Manages a project. Coordinates the strategic planning process and monitors progress toward achieving project goals. Assists in developing, administering and monitoring project related budgets. Coordinates logistical arrangements for related conferences, conventions or meetings. May assist in identifying funding resources and in developing funding strategies and initiatives. Develops and generates various operational and statistical reports. Represents and promotes the project at various speaking engagements. May write grants, reports, briefings, newsletters, promotional or other written material related to the project. Performs related responsibilities as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A bachelor's degree in a related field and three years of related project management experience, or an equivalent combination of experience, education and training.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: (1.) High School Diploma or GED and three years of administrative support experience OR (2.) Two years of college in a scientific, health related, or business administration program and one year of admin support or customer service experience OR (3.) Licensed as a practical nurse (LPN) and one-year admin support or one year of licensed practical nursing experience OR (4.) Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, MD or PhD in a scientific, health related or business administration program. This position is intended to support clinical research and all clinical training requirements must be tracked and monitored through Emory Healthcare under the credentialing category of CLINICAL RESEARCHER. Positions that require drawing blood require completion of a phlebotomy training program.
Additional Job Details:
Handles or assists with administrative activities generally associated with the conduct of research studies. Recruits, screens, identifies, contacts, and interviews participants to obtain data for assigned research projects. Coordinates the data collection process. Schedules appointments, obtains consent forms, explains the study to the participant and collects data. May monitor blood pressure and heart rate and may take vital signs and height/weight measurements. May collect study specimens according to protocol which may include blood, saliva, or urine samples from participants, processing, and preparation for shipping. Maintains data pertaining to research projects, completes source documents/case report forms, and performs data entry including coding and entering data into a database. Compiles data and produces reports to be used for analysis of research findings. Attends study meetings. Orders and maintains equipment and supplies. Assists with quality assurance and tracks regulatory submissions. Maintains required record-keeping. Performs related approved responsibilities as required.