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Currently hiring: Clinical Trials Assistant, Chicago based

Job Description: Clinical Trials Assistant

Atlantia Food Clinical Trials is a world class company in delivering clinical studies. We perform acute, observational and intervention studies to ICH-GCP standards for the functional foods, beverages, supplements, pre and probiotics and microbiome-based therapeutics sectors. We are located just off North Michigan Avenue.

We are looking to hire a Clinical Research Assistant to join our dynamic Team. The ideal candidate must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and be capable of prioritising and organising workloads and communicating well with the Team.

Employment Type: Full-time.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Identification, recruitment, telephone screening, enrolling and scheduling of volunteers for participation in food clinical trials.
  • Completion of participant visits and inputting of data into electronic data capture platforms (CRFs/eCRFs) and study logs. 
  • Preparation of protocol specified biological samples for aliquoting, storage and shipment.
  • Ensuring documents are completed, labelled and stored in accordance with ICH GCP.
  • Utilising nutritional analysis software, for completion and analysis of subject food frequency questionnaires and food diaries.
  • Performing data quality checks and ensuring data management procedures are followed throughout the trial.
  • Performing study start up and close out tasks including the creation and completion of study specific documents.
  • Serving as a liaison between physicians, study participants, research teams and Project Managers.
  • Responsible for the download of study specific apps on subject’s mobile devices and training subjects in the use of these apps.
  • Monitor safety of all aspects of the clinical trials and reporting of any adverse events.
Requirements:
  • Minimum Bachelors College Degree in a relevant field (Science, Nutrition, Quality, Clinical Trials)

    Scientific Knowledge.

    Experience in Clinical Trials or Research Projects is a plus.

  • Proficient and experienced in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Excellent Computer skills and ability to pick up new electronic systems quickly.
  • Ability to communicate well with participants when conducting visits and performing telephone screenings.
  • Ability to prioritise tasks as appropriate to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills. Attention to detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to handle sensitive information with the highest degree of integrity and confidentiality.
  • Must be self-motivated with the ability to take initiative, work independently and as well as working in a team.
  • Ability to assist in developing new efficient and improved processes.
  • Flexible and willing to learn/grow with the company.
  • Positive 'can-do' attitude.

Interested on this research position? Send us your application at careers@atlantiafoodtrials.com

Interested on this research position? Send us your application at careers@atlantiafoodtrials.com