Lightship is seeking an experienced clinical research professional who possesses a strong background in a scientific field and is knowledgeable about clinical research from perspectives of patients, sponsors, investigators, and coordinators. In addition, this individual is well-versed in effective use and implementation of clinical research methodologies, enabling technologies, and platforms.
This position is remote, and a successful candidate will possess a willingness and desire to work independently without significant supervision. Additionally, this position will require travel – approximately 25%. A Clinical Study Manager is passionate about Lightship’s mission of redefining trials, providing hope for all, and our core values: we believe in people, we embrace change, we serve others, and we make an impact.
WHAT WE OFFER YOU:
- An opportunity to help re-envision how clinical research is executed and deliver high-quality research output.
- The chance to work with a patient-centered, clinically oriented, collaborative team to deliver enterprise grade direct-to-patient clinical research solutions at scale.
- An unmatched opportunity to grow as part of an early-stage startup!
- Top notch healthcare (medical, dental, and vision) for you and your family.
- Unlimited Paid Time Off (PTO), plus paid holidays and bereavement to help support work life balance.
- A 100% 401(k) company match for up to 4% of eligible contributions with an immediate vesting.
- Generous paid parental leave
- Short & long-term disability
- Life insurance and More!
ABOUT THE JOB:
In this role as a Clinical Study Manager, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing clinical research planning, start up, conduct, and close-out. You will lead the multifunctional study management team responsible for flawless execution of Lightship clinical studies. You will also develop a project plan and defining operational guidelines for each study; managing each study per project plan, including timelines and budget. You will develop, track, and report study specific KPIs for each study.
In this role as a Clinical Study Manager, you will also organize and manage internal team meetings, study-specific meetings, and meetings with sponsors/vendors/partners as applicable and deliver all study-related information to them. You will participate in the selection, training, and evaluation of personnel to ensure efficient operation and also provide mentorship and career development of the assigned personnel.
ABOUT THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:
We are looking for a strong communicator and effective problem solver with and exceptional ability to work as part of a team and to multitask effectively. You should have extensive clinical research knowledge and cross-functional understanding of clinical research methodology. At least 5 years of clinical research experience is required. You must also have highly developed leadership skills and the ability to successfully manager conflicting priorities and unexpected situations. You should ideally have a Bachelor’s degree in Life Science or healthcare-related field. If you have CRO or Sponsor experience, that’s a plus!
ABOUT THE APPLICATION PROCESS:
Are you the ideal candidate AND also willing to be very hands-on as we grow providing an exceptional and highly collaborative approach to clinical studies? Are you excited about the prospect to help re-envision how clinical research is executed with inclusivity, increased diversity, and accessibility at the core? If so, we invite you to Apply Now for immediate consideration for our Clinical Study Manager opportunity.
Lightship is the premier provider of enterprise level, technology enabled direct-to-patient clinical research. In this capacity, Lightship makes research participation more accessible for everyone by functioning as a telemedicine-enabled site within a research study. To be successful at Lightship, you need to be passionate about Lightship’s mission of redefining trials and providing hope for all, and our core values: we believe in people, we embrace change, we serve others, and we make an impact.
Our commitment to diversity & inclusion:
Lightship is an equal opportunity employer and promotes a diverse and inclusive workplace. Lightship considers all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, gender identity, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other status protected by applicable law.
Please note: For the safety of our patients and each other, all positions at Lightship that require travel, in-person participation, or are patient-facing, do require vaccination against COVID-19.
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