This position will remain open until a successful candidate has been identified.
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment or Special Selection: Apply by 05/03/13 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor. Eligible ACCES or Special Selection clients should contact their Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for Special Selection.
UC San Diego career employees who have passed their trial period will have priority consideration for this position. Recruiters will begin to refer qualified internal applicants after the first 7 days of the job posting. Qualified external applicants may be referred to the hiring department, if a qualified pool of internal candidates is not identified and upon the request of the hiring manager.
The Office of Clinical Trial Administration provides comprehensive contracting and budget services for researchers and administrators to enhance their ability to achieve excellence in the clinical trial arena while adhering to University policies.
The Sr. Clinical Trials Contract Analyst provides extensive administrative and analytical support to Office of Clinical Trial Administration's Director. The position will review, analyze, and revise legal contracts as well as documents related to research protocols. Incumbent will advise and consult with various physicians and staff at the School of Medicine, in addition to lawyers, paralegals and research associates at external agencies. On behalf of UCSD Office of Clinical Trial Administration, the Contract Analyst will attend UC system-wide meetings. Providing analytical support in research related training activities and provide the Director with research/clinical trial related reports. Develop and maintain databases.
Be able to adjust work schedule to meet deadlines.
Graduation from college with a major in business administration, economics, statistics, educational administration, political science, or an allied field, and four years of experience in administrative analysis or operations research; or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
Ability to analyze complex contracts and negotiate mutually satisfying terms and conditions.
Demonstrated contract/legal background.
Expertise with personal computers, work processing and database applications, and computer software programs necessary for the proper function of office.
Ability to manage a high volume workload and rigid deadlines. Ability to learn quickly and work independently but also to take direction well.
Excellent interpersonal skills including tact, diplomacy, flexibility and professionalism in dealing with faculty, staff and industry representatives. Ability to communicate in a cogent and persuasive manner.
Ability to maintain professional manner in short-fuse and time-sensitive situations. Absolute reliability in matters of confidentiality.
Demonstrated background in finance and budgets.
Knowledge of federal and state regulations regarding clinical trials.
UC San Diego is an Equal Opportunity / Staff Affirmative Action Employer that values a diverse workforce.
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