Hope. Care. Cure. These three simple words capture what we do at Seattle Children’s – to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible. Are you ready to engage with a mission-driven organization that is life-changing to many, and touches the hearts of all? #HOPECARECURE
As one of the nation's top five pediatric research centers, Seattle Children's Research Institute is dedicated to providing hope, care, and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible.
Our investigators are involved in hundreds of projects that cover every phase of research, from studying how diseases work to improving investigational therapies. They have pioneered groundbreaking cystic fibrosis treatments and cutting-edge cancer therapies that help a child's immune system defeat cancer, and made other major contributions to pediatric medicine.
Researchers work in close collaboration with one another, their colleagues at partner institutions including the University of Washington and Fred Hutch and our healthcare providers at Seattle Children's Hospital, one of U.S. News & World Report’s top children's hospitals. This collaboration is one of our key strengths, allowing our faculty to draw on a variety of disciplines and techniques as they pursue solutions to some of medicine's most complex problems.
We are committed to not only treating disease but to eliminating it. Help us achieve our vision of being a worldwide leader in pediatric research aimed to improve the health and well-being of children. If you are interested in a challenging career aimed at groundbreaking research, Seattle Children's Research Institute is the place for you.
We are actively seeking a highly experienced Clinical Research Coordinator to join our team. This person will work closely with the Research Manager in the implementation and oversight of a rigorous study protocol to contribute data and biospecimens to a national repository with the aim of understanding the effects of a broad range of early environmental influences on child health and development. They will also assist with several additional protocols being implemented to contribute to local science and near-future analyses. To learn more about the research this position will support, we invite you to read about Dr. Sheela Sathyanarayana Lab's lab here: https://www.seattlechildrens.org/research/centers-programs/child-health-behavior-and-development/labs/sathyanarayana-lab/
Provides oversight to research staff and projects in assigned division. Collaborate with members of the research team in the organization, implementation and completion of clinical research trials. Oversee, create and maintain regulatory documents; organize protocol implementation and site initiation visits and conduct routine monitoring of clinical studies. Ensure that research projects are conducted in compliance with federal regulations, institutional policies/departmental guidelines and standards of Good Clinical Practice.
Seattle Children's Employer Highlights:
- Leader in Pediatric Care: Because of our people, Seattle Children’s is recognized as a leading teaching, research and specialty care center at the forefront of pediatric care.
- Competitive Benefits: We support a healthy work–life balance. Our benefits include employee care, paid time off, health insurance and retirement savings.
- Transportation Discounts: Company bike program, on-site zip cars, unlimited ORCA transit pass, daily commute bonus provided to staff who us alternate methods of travel to/from work, company vanpools.
- Diversity/Inclusion: We strive to maintain an atmosphere that reflects our values of inclusion by providing effective and respectful care compatible with each patient and family's beliefs, values, and heritage.
- Bachelor’s Degree in related discipline, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Minimum of four (4) years of research-related experience OR Master’s Degree in related discipline and three (3) years of research-related experience.
- Pediatric research experience working directly with children (ages 4-12).
- Direct experience developing and managing IRB protocols for clinical studies.
- Experience in the collection and management of biospecimens.
- Research or other experience collaborating across multiple organizations.
- Detail oriented and have superior organizational skills.
- Excellent interpersonal skills.
- Master’s Degree in a scientific discipline
- CCRA certification
- Database management skills
Our community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.
The people who work at Seattle Children’s are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels.
Seattle Children’s is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Workplace and Affirmative Action Employer.