Clinical Research Supervisor II
San Francisco, CA 
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Job Description
Job Code and Payroll Title
9547 Clinical Research Supervisor II

Job Summary
The Clinical Research Manager supervises staff responsible for working with departments, staff, patients and families in using clinical research techniques. May assume full responsibility for the research in delegated studies. Receives assignments in the form of objectives with goals and the processes by which to attain them. Supervises daily operations, and performance requirements. Has full oversight for staffing, performance management, and programmatic workflow of project

We are looking to hire a Clinical Research Manager to help develop, shape and grow the clinical research team in our Hematopoietic Malignancies research program. The Hematopoietic Malignancies research program is a fast-paced environment, and the successful candidate will be an independent, detail-oriented individual with drive and focus.

The candidate will be a proven leader with project management skills and mindset, experience in oncology clinical trials, and have the ability to consistently deliver results on a tight timeline. The candidate will have leadership skills and training experience to provide operational leadership to a group of Clinical Research Coordinators (~ six to eight direct reports), while monitoring workload and productivity.

Under the direction of the Associate Director, the Clinical Research Manager is responsible for strategic planning in order to meet program goals, along with ensuring all reporting and study milestones are met including recruitment targets, data entry timelines, budget and sponsor requirements. This position also requires the candidate to be responsive to Principal Investigators (PIs) and scientific oversight committees.

The success of the team is dependent on managing performance, maintaining morale, upholding consistency across disease programs in terms of workload and assignment management, as well as maintaining high quality customer service. To achieve service quality, the Clinical Research Manager will work closely with staff to identify areas in need of training and development, review, and refreshers. The Clinical Research Manager also works closely with the Associate Director to report and interpret performance and metric data.

The UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center (HDFCCC) is a national leader in oncology research. The Hematopoietic Malignancies research program is a fast paced program with a broad portfolio of clinical trials.

The mission of the UCSF HDFCCC Hematopoietic Malignancies Program is to provide patients and their families with streamlined access to cutting-edge cancer therapies. In addition to providing compassionate, patient-centered care, our team of clinicians and researchers is dedicated to improving outcomes for all patients.

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.


Req Number

UCSF Parnassus

Job Title
Clinical Research Manager

Appointment Type


Shift Length
8 Hours


Work Days
Monday - Friday, 8 hours per day

Required Qualifications
* Bachelor's degree in related area, and five+ years of related experience; and / or equivalent combination of experience and training
* Clinical Trial Professional certification from a professional society within one year in position
* Working knowledge of clinical or laboratory research, clinical trial recruitment, eligibility, protocol adherence, quality data submission and adverse event reporting
* Demonstrated skills in employee supervision and Human Resources (HR) administration. Demonstrated experience in training others, particularly in the field of research
* Ability to perform all commonly applicable functions in word processing and spreadsheet software. Effectively uses campus' clinical information and documentation application programs. Proven ability utilizing clinical trial management systems
* Critical thinking skills to evaluate issues and identify a potential solution
* Clear and concise communicator; good verbal and written communication skills; both
* Good interpersonal skills, including but not limited to: problem-solving, teamwork development, leadership, mentorship. Interpersonal skills to effectively motivate others. Works well with others to achieve common goals. Ability to cultivate relationships with multiple stakeholders at various levels of administration
* Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities, prioritize projects and meet the demands of a fast-paced and dynamic work environment. Adaptable to quickly changing priorities

Note: Physical/health screening required.

Preferred Qualifications

* Clinical Trial Professional certification from a professional society within one year in position

Position Type
Full Time

Department Name
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
20+ years
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