Position Details
Reference Number 19431
Position Title Research Governance and Compliance Coordinator
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Division Clinical Governance & Strategic Projects
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Managers & Administrative Officers
Classification From: HS5 - Managers / Administrative Workers Grade 5
Classification To: HS5 - Managers / Administrative Workers Grade 5
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.


The Research Governance and Compliance Co-ordinator is an exciting new role at Peter Mac. The role is responsible for the continuous improvement of key governance and compliance processes related to the conduct of research at Peter Mac, including research ethics and biosafety. The role will provide subject matter expertise and support to the Peter Mac research and professional staff ensuring compliance with relevant codes and regulations and Peter Mac policy and procedure, as well as appropriate reporting.


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: Qualification in Science or relevant discipline
Essential: Experience in quality or risk in a medical research environment
Essential: • Comprehensive understanding research related regulations, codes and guidelines and associated compliance requirements
Essential: Demonstrated understanding of the principles and practices of research governance and ethics along with the related regulatory and policy environment
Essential: Demonstrated experience in systems and processes for achieving continuous quality improvement and audit
Essential: Excellent writing skills including a demonstrated ability to prepare reports using clear, concise language; organise information into a logical sequence and include content fit for purpose
Desirable: Post Graduate qualification in a science related field
Desirable: Experience in developing and implementing research safety and quality initiatives
Contact Person Kylie Thitchener
Contact Number 85598601
Alternate Contact Person Carol Ginns
Alternate Contact Number 85595034
Closing Date 26/11/2020
Position Description
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