Position Details
Reference Number 16791
Position Title Research Project Officer - Cancer 2015
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Division Cancer Research
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Research Technology (Allied Health Professionals)
Classification From: 1RA2 - RESRCH ASST LV A YR2
Classification To: 1RA3 - RESRCH ASST LV A YR3
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.


Cancer 2015 is a large-scale clinical, molecular research consortium initiated in 2011.   We are seeking a Research Project Officer who will be working closely with the Project Manager and play an essential role in the follow-up of participants enrolled in the study.  The position is part time (3 days per week) and fixed term until late November 2019.


The successful applicant will be responsible for collecting clinical and quality of life datasets, communicating with participants where necessary and assisting with data quality control operations.   Attention to detail and meticulous data entry skills are essential and an understanding of clinical oncology terminology is highly desirable.


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: BSc or equivalent in biological / biomedical sciences
Essential: Knowledge of clinical oncology terminology
Essential: Well-developed computer skills in electronic communications, word processing, spreadsheet and database applications
Essential: Good interpersonal and communication skills
Essential: Excellent organizational skills
Essential: Accurate data entry skills and high attention to detail
Essential: The ability to work independently but also to work cohesively within a team-based, multi-site and multi-disciplinary environment
Essential: Proven ability to coordinate and prioritise workflow in a high volume work area
Essential: Proven ability to maintain confidentiality and deal appropriately with sensitive issues
Contact Person So Young Moon
Contact Number 03 8559 6542
Contact Email SoYoung.Moon@petermac.org
Closing Date 28/06/2019
Position Description
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