Category: Administration, Administration & Office Support
Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
Fixed Term – 12 months contract – possibility to extend
Part time – 2.5 days per week (flexible hours available)
Salary range - $70,912 - $81,454 (depending on qualifications and experience)
Clinical research experience is highly regarded
Location: Monash University, St Kilda Road, Melbourne
The School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine (SPHPM) at Monash University is a teaching and research unit of the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences and is centred at the Alfred Hospital Campus. It plays a prominent role in public health medicine and works closely with the major Monash affiliated hospitals, research institutes and public health units within Victoria. It plays a prominent role in public health medicine in Australia and has a strong record for training individuals with the capacity and skills to assume leadership roles in Australia in this field. Our skills provide a key resource underpinning translational research within our Faculty.
SPHPM is seeking a passionate and dedicated Clinical Trial Co-ordinator to assist with the coordination of the STRONGER Trial. This is an investigator initiated clinical trial of people who have recovered from COVID-19. This is a great opportunity to join a well-established team dedicated to research excellence and contribute to improvement in the lives of those with lasting health impacts of COVID-19.
The Clinical Trial Co-ordinator role involves central coordination and project management of the STRONGER trial to ensure the study conducted according to the study protocol, National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) guideline and the International Council for Harmonisation (ICH) Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Guidelines. The role will work closely with the trial Management Team and may have an opportunity to support other projects within the SPHPM.
Skills and Experience
A degree in a relevant area, from a recognised university with subsequent relevant work experience or extensive experience leading to the development of specialist expertise or an equivalent combination of experience and/or education;
Ability to solve problems discretely by using innovation and exercising diagnostic skills within areas of functional responsibility or professional expertise;
Highly organised with proven ability to appropriately prioritise tasks in a busy environment.
High-level of written and verbal communication skills, experience in customer service and business ethics;
Computer literacy in databases, word processing and spreadsheets;
Sharp attention to detail and evidence of ability to adhere strictly to protocols and working guidelines;
Thorough understanding of human research ethics principles;
Ability to work fairly independently and as part of a team, along with a demonstrated capacity to work with others in the workplace in a collegiate manner;
Demonstrated understanding of Good Clinical Practice and applicable national regulations guiding research and health information management
Benefits of working with us:
Contribute to high quality research that is practice changing.
Work in an exciting and dynamic field.
Be a part of a supportive, dedicated growing team.
Opportunities for training.
Attractive remuneration package plus salary sacrificing options.
Applications close 11pm on 17 September 2021
Please include your CV and a cover letter outlining your interest in working with SPHPM and addressing the key selection criteria (applications without a cover letter will not be considered). Please provide a minimum of two referees. Applicants must have full Australian work rights.
Enquiries to Marina Skiba via email@example.com
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.