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Providence Health & Services Program Manager - Cancer Research in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Program Manager Cancer Research - Program Development Cancer (1.0 FTE, Days) to Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland , OR

We are seeking a Program Manager Cancer Research - Program Development Cancer that will be responsible for the overall coordination of assigned research program(s) within the Providence Cancer Institute. This position will manage a team of research nurses and clinical research associates/assistants who are responsible for the conduct of all clinical trials within their program(s). The Program Manager is responsible for the overall quality of clinical trials conducted within his/her program(s) as well as the ongoing assessment of workloads and resources.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Be responsible for all Human Resources functions for applicable staff including, but not limited to: hiring, training, performance and development evaluations, and disciplinary actions

  • Be responsible for coordinating clinical performance evaluations with the Nurse Manager--Cancer Research Program for all nursing staff within assigned program(s)

  • Be responsible for the coordination and tracking of all study start-up activities from initial feasibility through activation

  • Be responsible for tracking and reporting applicable metrics (e.g., accrual, quality, timelines) for assigned research programs

  • Develops, regularly reviews, and revises as needed all applicable standard operating procedures


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Drivers license

  • Supervisory experience

  • Five (5) years of Clinical research experience

Preferred qualifications for this position includes:

  • SoCRA -OR- ACRP Certification preferred (or willingness to achieve within first year of hire)

  • Oncology research experience

  • Experience in developing standard operating procedures

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Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Non-Clinical Lead/Supervisor/Manager

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 293662