Position Details
Reference Number 17653
Position Title Clinical Research Coordinator
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Division Chief Operating Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Managers & Administrative Officers
Classification From: HS4 - Managers / Administrative Workers Grade 4
Classification To: HS4 - Managers / Administrative Workers Grade 4
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


We are seeking an experienced, highly professional Clinical Research Coordinator to join our team. In this role, you will coordinate all aspects of the implementation, conduct and management of Cancer Imaging clinical trials and studies. We conduct a range of imaging and nuclear medicine trials involving novel imaging agents and radionuclide therapy. Collection and management of data housed in the departmental and national Neuroendocrine tumour databases will also be required. You will be highly motivated, with confidence and initiative to liaise and communicate with investigators, patients and a diverse range of clinical and research staff and to foster cooperation and support from colleagues.


The successful candidate must have a degree in a health science field. Good working knowledge of ICH-GCP, the NHMRC National Statement and current ethics requirements are essential.

Applicants must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, attention to detail and highly developed organisational skills to meet strict deadlines. Experience in ethics and governance submission is essential.

Experience in Oncology/Cancer Imaging clinical trials, electronic patient record systems, manipulation and extraction of data using Microsoft Access databases and/or REDCap is highly desirable.

This is an outstanding opportunity to be involved in clinical research in a stimulating work environment.

Applications must include a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria and the requirements outlined in the Position Description. Your CV and the names of two referees must also be included.


Applications must be received by 27th Feb, 2020.


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Essential: Tertiary qualification in Health Sciences, Health Information Management, Clinical Trial Management or a related paramedical field
Essential: Do you have experience in at least one of the following functions? 1. Clinical protocol and CRF development; 2. Clinical trial set-up, coordination and project management; 3. Clinical trial data management and reporting
Essential: Sound knowledge of Office software including Word, Access, Excel and Outlook
Essential: Understanding of medical terminology
Essential: Excellent organisational, problem solving and analytical skills.
Essential: Attention to detail
Essential: Excellent written and oral communication skills
Desirable: Experience using Microsoft Access and REDCap data management software including design of data capture tools and extraction of data
Contact Person Dr Grace Kong
Contact Number 8559 6911
Alternate Contact Person Annette Hogg
Alternate Contact Number 8559 6602
Closing Date 27/02/2020
Position Description
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