1 in 5 men and 1 in 6 women worldwide develop cancer during their lifetime, and far too many will lose their battle every year. At Navigate we envision a disease free world - our talented and passionate team is at the forefront of enabling drug development by using transformative science to deliver high quality, world class clinical biomarker solutions so we can one day realize that vision. Join us on our journey to turning innovative treatment ideas into reality to improve and extend patient lives across the globe. Navigate Biopharma, a fully owned subsidiary of Novartis, provides assay development, clinical trial testing, and companion diagnostics services to companies in the precision medicine field. At present, Navigate supports 100+ clinical trials from 30+ pharma, biotech, and diagnostic companies, including 8 of the top 15 oncology companies globally.
The Project Coordinator will support the program management team with the day-to-day management of clinical oncology studies sponsored by pharmaceutical companies.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES *Works in a GMP/GCP/GLP/CLIA regulated environment and is responsible for following all applicable regulations *Learn and be familiar with current laboratory offerings/capabilities * Support lead project manager with running ongoing clinical trials: o Monitor and update project deliverables including specimen shipments and clinical trial testing o Document problem/occurrence logs; work with investigator sites and project teams to resolve open issues o Track specimen accessioning, testing and reporting o Manage specimen inventory for shipments, destruction and testing o Identify potential specimen/testing issues; escalate critical problems to lead Project Manager o Assists with drafting of internal study-specific documentation o Assists with development of study-specific training documentation o Prepare agenda & minutes for internal and external project meetings *Keep metrics to evaluate project goals and review trends