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At Fred Hutch, we believe that the innovation, collaboration, and rigor that result from diversity and inclusion are critical to our mission of eliminating cancer and related diseases. We seek employees who bring different and innovative ways of seeing the world and solving problems. Fred Hutch is in pursuit of becoming an antiracist organization. We are committed to ensuring that all candidates hired share our commitment to diversity, antiracism, and inclusion.
The Regulatory Affairs Associate or Sr. Regulatory Affairs Associate will work with faculty and staff in the program to ensure all clinical trials are covered for regulatory and patient enrollment compliance. The role combines both regulatory duties and clinical coordination duties to support the protocols in the program. The primary focus will be regulatory compliance by coordinating regulatory submissions and monitoring as well as assisting with the resolution of compliance issues. The incumbent is expected to work independently within a framework of established regulations and guidelines and demonstrate initiative and sound judgment in problem solving and providing regulatory guidance. Clinical research studies in the program include both investigator-initiated and industry-initiated protocols. The incumbent will prepare IRB documents and FDA correspondence, maintain regulatory files, and facilitate regulatory oversight of safety reporting. The role includes some coverage of the clinical monitoring of studies for compliance. This position requires independent decision making in all aspects of the research study start up process as well as ongoing regulatory study maintenance. This position will be responsible for expeditious coordination of the regulatory submissions in the study start-up phase to meet sponsor and institutional timelines.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
The level of Regulatory Affairs Associate or Regulatory Affairs Associate Lead will be determined based on the qualifications below.
A statement describing your commitment and contributions toward greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism in your career or that will be made through your work at Fred Hutch is requested of all finalists.