Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View more jobs in New York City, NY
View more jobs in New York

Job Details

Clinic Research Study Specialist Pediatrics

Company name
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


New York City, NY

Apply for this job


Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker's Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor's annual Employees' Choice Awards 2017. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time.

Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

Job Description:

We Are:

Research is integral to our mission at Memorial Sloan Kettering, and clinical trials help us discover better forms of patient care and treatment. Our extraordinary scientists and clinicians work together to drive innovation and tackle some of the greatest challenges of biomedical science.

Memorial Sloan Kettering is seeking a Research Study Specialist (RSS) for the Pediatrics Service, focusing on responsibilities related to the coordination of clinic.

A Research Study Specialist (RSS) may be assigned to the following type of projects:


Preceptorship of research staff

Special projects (i.e. short-term studies, RSA training, etc)

The service requires the Research Study Specialist to have at least 2 years of MSK research experience to ensure adequate knowledge of research and institutional systems to decrease the length of onsite training and increase project productivity. This is an opportunity for research staff to get experience on research projects in a variety of departments and services within the clinical research community at MSK.

You Have:

A Bachelor's degree and 1 years clinical research experience at Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK)

Excellent problem-solving abilities to analyze situations, draw conclusions, make recommendations as needed and convey this information in a timely and proficient manner.

The ability to multitask and use specialized knowledge and experience to handle complex work assignments, including cross-coverage throughout the institution.

The ideal candidate would be someone who is responsible, organized, detail-oriented, likes taking initiative, and can communicate with different departments

Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Monday-Friday)

You Are:

Curious and eager to tackle a wide variety of problems across the clinical research community at MSKCC

Adaptable to the needs of other departments and services

A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward

Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances

Able to hold yourself and others accountable in order to achieve goals and live up to commitments

An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding

Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles

Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances within the various departments

Interested in gaining exposure to medical terminology and the various disease types treated at MSKCC

You are comfortable with or interested in working with and organizing large amounts of data

You Will:

Be responsible for coordinating and performing tasks in clinic

Provide clinic support by assisting with patient management on study

Support and help ensure complete regulatory compliance and data collection in clinic

Coordinate meetings with the PIs and provide assistance to other RSAs as needed

Ensure that all appropriate Institutional, State, and Federal regulations are followed throughout the research protocols

Assist with training new staff members as needed

Assist with short-term projects and provide cross-coverage to various research teams

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.

Company info

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Website :

Company Profile
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center — the world's oldest and largest private cancer center — has devoted more than 130 years to exceptional patient care, innovative research, and outstanding educational programs. Today, we are one of 41 National Cancer Institute–designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, with state-of-the-art science flourishing side by side with clinical studies and treatment. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available as we work to discover more-effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and biomedical research around the world.

Similar Jobs:
Job Description\nFor those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live health...
Respiratory Therapist - Kindred Hospital Wayne','334889','!*! IT'S SIMPLE. You want to work in a healthcare setting where you are valued and appreciated - where you receive respect from your superiors and co-workers as well as the...
Care Manager Health Services
location Newark, NJ
Coordinates the care and services of selected member populations across the continuum of illness.Promotes effective utilization and monitors health care resources.Assumes a leadership role within the interdisciplinary team to achi...
EmploymentCrossing is great because it brings all of the jobs to one site. You don't have to go all over the place to find jobs.
Kim Bennett - Iowa,
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
ClinicalResearchCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
ClinicalResearchCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 ClinicalResearchCrossing - All rights reserved. 168