Job Title: Clinical Research Contracts Associate
Company Name: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Location: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States, 02445
Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
Reporting to the Director, Clinical Research Agreements Office (CRAO), the Clinical Research Contracts Associate works with investigators, clinical trials coordinators, senior administrators and representatives of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Dana-Farber/Partners Cancer Care (DFPCC) affiliated hospitals Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center (DF/HCC) institutions, other hospitals, academic institutions, and other not-for-profit corporations, as well as industrial sponsors and contract research organizations. Oversees the negotiation of clinical research related legal documents, such as clinical trial agreements, inter-institutional agreements, and IRB reliance agreements. In consultation with Director, CRAO and Office of General Counsel (OGC) provides expert advice and legal support to the DFCI and DF/HCC clinical research Investigators, program coordinators, as well as clinical trial infrastructure departments across DF/HCC on clinical trial agreement issues.
This position has access to professional staff salaries, patient information, and industry sponsored agreements. All of the above requires the utmost confidential treatment. Must have demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision as well as possess outstanding negotiation and conflict management skills. Additionally, strong organization and time management skills with ability to multi-task in a highly time sensitive environment
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.