Clinical Research and Development Specialist - NJ in Summit, NJ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 2/2/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Summit, NJ
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    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description


  • Degree in life sciences 
  • Experience working on oncology or hematology clinical trials 
  • Experience in performing review of clinical trial data in order to identify trends in safety or efficacy data.
  • Ability to identify discrepancies in clinical trial data and to write queries from a medical perspective. 
  • Familiarity with INFORM, RAVE, J-review or other clinical databases or other data review tools (patient profiles, listings) would demonstrate the candidate's familiarity with the scope of work. 
  • Some experience in medical writing such as authoring or co-authoring documents such as protocol, clinical study report, investigators brochure, patient narrative 
  • Ability to communicate medical or clinical information to a physician. 
  • Ability to understand clinical trial publications; understanding of disease 
  • Candidate should have direct experience working on clinical trials from a sponsor's perspective. 
  • At least one year in a CR&D capacity performing data review in oncology/hematology. (new proposal to add)
  • This position is different in scope from a CRA position (new proposal to add)


  • Support assigned study level activities for 1 or more clinical studies with minimal supervision (may lead or co-lead a study or study activities) 
  • Support/Lead/Co-Lead all study start up/conduct/close-out activities as applicable. 
  • Preparation, storage, maintenance of clinical documents (TMF) 
  • Clinical Development Planning 
  • Protocol Development (writing, reviewing, amending and comment resolution) 
  • Clinical Study Report 
  • Regulatory Documents (e.g., IB, Briefing Books) 
  • Informed Consent Forms 
  • Site and CRA training materials 
  • Country/site selection activities 
  • Collaboration with Clinical Operations for budget preparation, CRO scope of work, etc 
  • Collaborate with study team members (Clinical, Clinical Operations, Data Management, Statistics, Drug Safety, Regulatory and Project Management) to ensure that key milestones are met on time and with high quality 
  • Regularly attend and actively participate in study team and other clinical meetings 

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