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Oncology Clinical Research Coordinator II

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Position Details

Position Information

Recruitment/Posting Title Oncology Clinical Research Coordinator II
Job Category Staff & Executive - Research Support (Laboratory/Non-Laboratory)
Department CINJ-OHRS
Overview

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Vision, Mission, and Core Values:

Our vision is to be a statewide, national and world leader of scientific discovery, transdisciplinary engagement, translation, patient care and education that improves outcomes for cancer patients and populations. We will accomplish this by conducting innovative basic, clinical and population research and cutting-edge patient-centered care that expands our understanding of the etiology and biology of cancer; facilitates the rapid translation of laboratory-based discoveries into human studies; develops new approaches and interventions for cancer prevention that decrease cancer incidence and mortality; and develops new and better therapies to decrease suffering and mortality from cancer.

Core Values:

Curiosity and Discovery, Integrity, Collaboration, Respect and Caring, Perseverance.

Posting Summary

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking an Oncology Clinical Research Coordinator II for the Office of Human Research Services at the Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey. Among the key duties of this position are the following:

• Coordinates the initiation and activation of all new clinical trial protocols.
• Develops study tools, including but not limited to eligibility checklists, medication diaries, calendars, and flow sheets (as required), using Oncore and Microsoft Excel.
• Reviews patients’ charts and medical history to confirm protocol eligibility and obtains source documents as needed under the direction of the Research Nurse Clinician and/or physician.

Position Status Full Time
Hours Per Week
Daily Work Shift
FLSA Exempt
Grade 22S
Position Salary
Annual Minimum Salary 50839.000
Annual Mid Range Salary 61470.000
Annual Maximum Salary 72101.000
Standard Hours 37.50
Union Description HPAE, Local 5094
Payroll Designation PeopleSoft
Benefits

Information about the benefits provided to Rutgers employees can be found at: http://uhr.rutgers.edu/benefits/benefits-overview

Seniority Unit
Terms of Appointment Staff - 12 month
Position Pension Eligibility ABP

Qualifications

Minimum Education and Experience

• Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant science or a related field (e.g. public health, healthcare administration).
• Five (5) years of research related experience, strong research specific knowledge base, solid knowledge of computer software programs such as Excel®, Word®, and/or Access® required.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Association of Clinical Research Professional (ACRP) certification as a Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) or Clinical Research Associate (CRA) or Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) certification as a Clinical Research Professional (CCRP),is required.
• The ideal candidate will be detail orientated, have excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills, hold self accountable to high standards of professional excellence, be able to maximize resources and be resourceful, and seeks and accepts personal and professional responsibility on a continued basis.
• Able to function independently and adjust hours to meet job demands.
• Equivalent experience, and/or training may be substituted for the education requirements.

Preferred Qualifications

• Master’s Degree preferred.
Understanding of the software program, Oncology Collaborative Research Environment (Oncore),is preferred.

Equipment Utilized
Physical Demands and Work Environment

Physical Demands:
Walking, sitting, standing, pushing, pulling, bending and lifting. No special vision requirements. Lifting up to 25 lbs. Possible travel for Investigator meetings. Possible travel to retrieve data from other clinics.

Work Environment:
Exposure to blood, urine, sputum, excrement, anti-neoplastic agents and possible exposure to infectious and communicable diseases that requires use of personal protective equipment.

Special Conditions

Posting Details

Posting Number 17ST2406
Posting Open Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
Regional Campus Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS)
Home Location Campus Newark (RBHS)
Location Details University Hospital-Newark

Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

It is university policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, creed, color, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, disability status, liability for military service, protected veteran status, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), or any other category protected by law. As an institution, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, pay, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment. For additional information please see the Non-Discrimination Statement at the following web address: http://uhr.rutgers.edu/non-discrimination-statement

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree in a healthcare related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you currently certified in one or more of the following? 1. Association of Clinical Research Professional (ACRP) certification as a Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) 2. Association of Clinical Research Professional (ACRP) certification as a Clinical Research Associate (CRA) 3. Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) certification as a Clinical Research Professional (CCRP)
    • Yes, 1. Association of Clinical Research Professional (ACRP) certification as a Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC)
    • Yes, 2. Association of Clinical Research Professional (ACRP) certification as a Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
    • Yes, 3. Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) certification as a Clinical Research Professional (CCRP)
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application