HRI offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Clinical Research Budget/Compliance Specialist Conducts Medicare Coverage Analysis (MCA) for Roswell Park clinical research studies to ensure compliance with Medicare regulations, develops a comprehensive clinical research study budget which encompasses all aspects of the research study, reviews protocol amendments for budget impact and revises budget accordingly, coordinates, facilitates and monitors the implementation of Roswell Park clinical trial budgets and ensures compliance with approved clinical trial budgets, Medicare guidelines and Roswell Park standard operating procedures. The Clinical Research Budget/Compliance Specialist also interfaces with principal investigators, Clinical Research Services (CRS) Financial Manager, Patient Accounting staff, study sponsors (pharmaceutical, consortium, co-operative groups), outside vendors and Roswell Park ancillary departments, conducts budget meetings as needed to enhance communication and promote budget integrity, provides oversight to financial and procedural aspects of clinical trial, develops and implements processes to enhance compliance and promote accuracy, and serves as resource for study participants and their families, CRS personnel, and other Roswell Park staff.
Applicants must have Certification or eligibility for certification by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP); or Certification or eligibility for certification by the Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA). They must also have a Bachelor’s degree in a health related or scientific field and the equivalent of three years of full-time healthcare, research, clinical research coordination experience or a related field. The preferred candidate will be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, will possess internet skills, will have knowledge of the electronic medical record, have the ability to prioritize and multi-task, will possess excellent organizational skills, and will have the ability to establish and maintain interpersonal relationships in a manner which enhances communication and problem resolution. They will also have excellent verbal and written communication skills, knowledge of FDA regulations/Good Clinical Practice, Medicare guidelines, NCCN recommendations and internal department policies, will be detail-oriented and self-directed, have the ability to perform duties and problem solve with minimal supervision, will possess health career skills, including principles and techniques, medical technology, patient education and counseling, and will possess extensive knowledge of oncology and treatment regimens, including chemotherapy, biologic agents, multi-modality treatment, etc..
This is a grant-funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables is required.
Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division participates in the E-Verify program.
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Qualified Individuals with Disabilities/Qualified Protected Veterans
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Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.