Research Assistant - KAI Research

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Category: Experienced (non-manager)
Location: Rockville, Maryland
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: Bachelor's Degree in Life Sciences

Job Description:

  • Apply basic clinical research methodologies to meet protocol and regulatory requirements.
  • Assist in the development of client deliverables according to project requirements, including but not limited to, project-specific documentation, operating procedures, and work flows with direction of more experienced staff.
  • Process incoming and outgoing project materials to monitor, verify, and track receipt of documentation and ensure appropriate distribution of materials to internal and external research personnel and sites.
  • Interact with clinical site staff regarding study activities, questions and problems.
  • Perform general quality checks of documentation.
  • Prepare general correspondence, agendas and meeting minutes, reports, and other project-specific documentation. Ensure review, approval, and distribution to internal staff and external project participants.
  • Provide logistical support for committee meetings and DSMB meetings, including planning, arrangements, travel and post-meeting activities and writing reports.
  • Update spreadsheets and other tracking tools to reflect project status.
  • Identify and investigate problems and with more experienced staff on corrective actions.
  • Report status of activities and problems to senior team members as appropriate.
  • On occasion, assist with data management activities.
  • Perform literature searches.
  • Maintain clinical research files and related documents.
  • Complete necessary training to include developing knowledge of company policies, SOPs, and standards.
  • Ensure tasks are completed on time and work is of the highest quality.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.

Preferred Skills:

  • Preferred Work experience: Research related position either through college exposure or entry level position post-college
  • Well versed in all Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Demonstrate time management skills by completing tasks on time and of high quality
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of clinical research

If you would like to apply for this position, or would like a discussion about this, or any other role, please send your contact details, together with your curriculum vitae to:

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