Associate Specialist, TD Operations
3 days left
- Full Time
Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company leading the way in medical innovation to help patients live longer, better lives. Our purpose as a company is to discover and develop therapies that will change the course of human health. We value our passion for patients, quest for innovation, spirit of independence and love of challenge. With a presence in more than 70 countries - and growing - we look for talented people to grow our business, advance our science and contribute to our unique culture.Summary/Scope This is an entry level position in the Translational Development Operations (TDOps) department at Celgene. Under direct supervision in a fast-moving team-based environment, the Associate Specialist will gain exposure to and develop competency to provide routine biospecimen management and clinical trial support for oncology and inflammation/immunology programs. The ideal candidate is a demonstrated quick learner and team-player who is detail-oriented; able to multi-task, supporting several projects simultaneously; has basic understanding of the broader context and impact of the support that he/she provides; and actively seeks guidance from peers and managers to learn how to identify and resolve problems. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following: The Associate Specialist will participate in activities that support TD and clinical teams in the implementation and maintenance of a biospecimen management system for clinical studies in some of the following areas under direct supervision:
Prerequisites:Bachelors Degree in a life sciences or healthcare related field with 2+ years related professional experience in an academic clinical research setting, clinical/diagnostic laboratory, or pharmaceutical/biotechnology R&D environment. OR
Masters Degree in a life sciences or healthcare related field and 1+ years related professional experience in an academic clinical research setting, clinical/diagnostic laboratory, or pharmaceutical/biotechnology R&D environment.
Skills/Knowledge Required: Familiarity with each of the following areas:
- Clinical Trials : Familiar with FDA regulatory requirements and GCP and clinical trials.
- Scientific/Laboratory Skills : Familiar with laboratory techniques used in the life sciences, principles in clinical research and clinical procedures involving blood/biopsy collection, handling and processing.
- Drug Development : Familiar with the basic drug development process.
- Basic computer skills in Microsoft Office.
- Experience with databases and intermediate-level Excel a plus.
Celgene is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Celgene complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act. All applicants must have authorization to work for Celgene in the U.S.