Clinical Trials Project Leader II (Office Based) - NCR

Novella Clinical Resourcing is Seeking Clinical Trials Project Leader II for Office Based Position in North Carolina:

Opportunities for Senior Project Managers with experience in fulllife cycle clinical trials project management, Phase II-IV multi-centerresearch projects, managing multiple projects at a time, and a variety of therapeuticareas.

Work Performed

Project Management:

  • Recommend guidelines and refinement of guidelines in the collection of clinical data and administration of clinical trials; assist in the determination of guidelines for new protocols.
  • Develops improvement in processes to increase efficiencies.
  • Innovates and adapts research processes and guidelines including designs, methods and data.
  • Consistently provides new perspectives to issues.

Problem Resolution:

  • Anticipates and addresses simple or complex operational problems at any study phase.
  • As part of the problem solving process, recognizes and considers the long-term benefits, risks and consequences of different solutions to the project and other project team members (including sub-study personnel, sponsors and subcontractors).
  • Recognizes when issues need to be escalated to senior management in a timely manner. Proposes resolutions and leads these initiatives with assistance as needed.
  • Demonstrates a flexible and adaptable problem-solving approach to the operational needs of projects and all project team members (including sponsors and subcontractors).

Team Management:

  • Consistently recognizes the contributions of other team members.
  • Exhibits inclusive approach to decision making and goal setting processes.
  • Fosters group ownership of and enthusiasm for project.
  • Assigns specifics tasks in order to challenge team members while encouraging professional growth. Follows-up routinely with feedback and encouragement.

Financial Management:

  • Proactively finds operational efficiencies in order to increase return on sales.
  • Proactively changes resource utilization accordingly to the demands of the project to ensure efficient personnel utilization.
  • Independently interprets and acts upon project-specific financial reports.
  • Considers financial implications of different decisions and operational strategies.

Communication Skills:

  • Appropriately exhibits persuasive communication skills to enhance the likelihood of building commitment and buy-in.
  • Establishes, builds, and fosters relations with influential decision makers both internal and external.
  • Conveys difficult information diplomatically.
  • Exhibits ability to adapt communication style and approach to circumstances, particularly when addressing concerns or proposing a solution.

Organizational Leadership:

  • Actively participates on non-research project initiatives.


  • Identifies and follows through on opportunities for self-improvement.


Work requires graduationfrom an accredited degree program providing clinical training as a RegisteredNurse (RN), Physician’s Assistant (PA) orPharmacist plus three years of healthcare experience; or one of the followingequivalents: 1. Completion of an allied health degree (e.g., RespiratoryTherapy, Radiologic Technology, Licensed Practical Nurse) or Associates degreein Clinical Trials Research related curriculum plus a minimum of six yearshealthcare experience; or2. Completion of a master’s degree in Public Health,Health Administration or a related area with two years directly relatedclinical trials research experience; or3. Completion of a bachelor’s degree plus a minimum offour years directly related experience in clinical trials research; or4.Completion of a bachelor’s degree plus a minimum of five years closely relatedresearch experience. State of North Carolina license may be required.

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