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The Cancer Immunotherapy Trials Network (CITN) is a National Cancer Institute (NCI) sponsored network initiated to stimulate the conduct of early (Phase I and Phase II) clinical trials in the area of cancer immunotherapy. The network is coordinated through a Central Operations and Statistical Center (COSC), which is housed at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. The Network is supported by an NCI contract, and a commitment of substantial NCI services, augmented by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Fred Hutch) institutional funds.
We are seeking an energetic individual with substantial background in clinical administration for the position of Project Coordinator II. The Project Coordinator will report directly to the CITN Administrative Director. The Project Coordinator will be responsible for working closely with CITN COSC staff to manage all aspects of administration of an international network with protocol being conducted at Network clinical sites in addition to helping with a variety of operational tasks.
Coordinates research and administrative activities in support of a project or study, developing policies, procedures, research instruments and administrative materials, carrying-out moderately complex research assignments and assisting in study implementation.
The incumbent works under the direction of the Program Administrator or Principal Investigator, referring project/study issues on and/or soliciting guidance as necessary. Special skills and knowledge are applied in coordinating research and administrative activities and in carrying-out moderately complex research assignments.
Perform some or all of the following responsibilities: