Clinical Trials Contracts Associate I

KUMC Research Institute
4330 Shawnee Mission Pkwy suit suit 1200
Fairview, KS 64205
United States

Industry
Healthcare / Health Services
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description
Job Summary

The Clinical Trials Contracts Associate I will be responsible for preparing, maintaining, and negotiating budgets related to clinical trial activities. This position will also review clinical trial contracts for routine changes and negotiate Clinical Trial Agreements (CTAs) with sponsors. The Clinical Trials Contracts Associate I will work in conjunction with other divisions within the University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute ("Research Institute"), as well as representatives from institutions of higher education, sponsors, attorneys, governmental entities, philanthropic organizations and principal investigators as a necessary function of the job.
Job Requirements
Minimum Qualifications
Education and/or experience equivalent to:

Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business-related field OR five years or more years’ relevant clinical research and/or financial experience.
Prior budgetary experience required.
Competencies

Proficient in working with spreadsheets and various database applications.
Possess high-speed accuracy in mathematical calculations.
Must have excellent computer skills. High proficiency in MS Office, Word, Excel and a working knowledge of Access.
Excellent communication, interpersonal, analytical and problem solving skills. Good judgment. High level of professionalism.
Ability to concentrate and remain on task through completion of multiple projects, including the ability to prioritize work tasks, perform a variety of tasks simultaneously, and manage time in a self-directed manner
Ability to work under periodic stressful conditions with multiple daily deadlines.
High productivity and functionality within a team environment. Ability to work and interact with all personality types and levels of employees/clients.
Excellent customer service skills.

Preferred Qualifications
Education and/or experience equivalent to:

Prior experience working with multi-specialty physician groups.
One to three years prior work experience in a university research administration environment. Familiarity with university policies and procedures or similar structure.
Scientific, nursing or legal background and/or training.
Knowledge of CPT coding, hospital billing, and research billing.
Ability to analyze and interpret legal contracts/documents.
Employer Contact Information
KUMC Research Institute
DelReese Mays
3901 Raimbow Blvd MS1039 Kansas City
KS 64205
United States

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