Clinical Trial Liaison (Oncology) - United States - Home-Based

Location: United States


Requisition Number: 7923

Position Title: Clinical Trial Liaison

External Description:

Who we are


Worldwide Clinical Trials (Worldwide), a leading global contract research organization (CRO), works in partnership with biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies to create customized solutions that advance new medications – from discovery to reality. Anchored in our company’s scientific heritage, our dedicated therapeutic focus on cardiovascular, metabolic, neuroscience, oncology, and rare diseases, is applied to develop flexible plans and solve problems quickly for our customers. Our talented team of 3,500+ professionals spans 60+ countries. We are united in cause with our customers to improve the lives of patients through new and innovative therapies.


Why Worldwide


We believe everyone plays an important role in making a world of difference for patients and their caregivers. From our hands-on, accessible leaders, to our cohesive and supportive teams, we are committed to enabling professionals from all backgrounds and experiences to succeed. We prioritize cultivating a diverse and inclusive environment that continues to promote collaboration and creativity. We are proud to be a workplace where people thrive by being themselves and are inspired to do their best work every day. Join us!


What a Clinical Trial Liaison does at Worldwide

The Clinical Trial Liaison will serve in part as a Strategic Site Relationship Manager, establishing and maintaining strong relationships with clinical investigators and site staff within their therapeutic areas of expertise and providing insights to internal teams and sponsors, with an overall focus on successful trial execution.  The Clinical Trial Liaison will also assist with the overall remit for Scientific Solutions, ensuring quality endpoints are achieved through optimal site selection and assisting sites with understanding of protocols and enrolment of proper trial participants.


What you will do

  • Establish and maintain relationships with key opinion leaders, sites, and their staff. Conduct targeted conversations with the investigators and site staff regarding operational challenges, including but not limited to those related to patient recruitment and retention.
  • Have clinical and scientific discussions with investigators to ensure overall quality of study endpoints, including but not limited to understanding of clinical protocols, study feasibility, and enrolment and retention of appropriate trial participants. Convey KOL and site staff feedback and insight to internal and external teams.
  • Support project teams regarding site performance issues. Work closely with internal study teams and sites to foresee and proactively manage study site issues as they occur to maintain study timelines and quality. Initiate, recommend, and communicate corrective actions as needed. Assist in the identification of possible new sites and upskilling for trial participation as needed.
  • Serve as an alternative contact point for site issue escalations outside the scope of the CRA for internal and external team members as well as to advance Worldwide’s visibility as industry leading in their given therapeutic area.
  • Support business development activities through engagement with existing and prospective clients. Provide scientific and operational input on proposals in development; attend and present at bid defense meetings.
  • Provide scientific and operational input into protocol development and review, as applicable. Plan and conduct internal training to facilitate protocol understanding in assigned therapeutic area.


What you will bring to the role

  • Excellent networking skills to represent Worldwide with key local stakeholders.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills - able to interact with physicians and all levels of internal and external management.
  • Excellent negotiation, influencing and problem-solving skills.
  • Self-motivated with proactive issue monitoring and management including risk assessment and contingency planning. Possess a combination of critical thinking and operational expertise and efficiency.


Your experience

  • A doctoral degree is required, or alternatively, a candidate may possess a bachelor's/master's degree accompanied by experience as an advanced practice provider, such as a Physician’s Assistant, Nurse Practitioner, or another licensed healthcare provider.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in clinical research in academia, Pharma, Biotech or CRO, including background in operational aspects of clinical research.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the therapeutic area/indication assigned
  • Demonstrated experience of working directly with clinical sites and investigators. Demonstrated customer service and relationship building skills with clinical sites (on site and remote).


We love knowing that someone is going to have a better life because of the work we do.


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Employment Type: Regular

Community / Marketing Title: Clinical Trial Liaison (Oncology) - United States - Home-Based

Company Profile:

We’re a global, mid-size CRO that pushes boundaries, innovates and invents — because the path to a cure for the world’s most persist diseases is not paved by those who play it safe, but by those who take pioneering, creative approaches, and implement them with quality and excellence. We are experts, bright thinkers, dreamers and doers and, together, we are changing the way the world experiences CROs, in the best possible way.


CountryEEOText_Description: Worldwide is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to enabling professionals from all backgrounds and experiences to succeed and, to that end, we prioritize attracting diverse talent and cultivating an inclusive environment that encourages collaboration and creativity. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or parental status, disability, military status, or other class protected by applicable law. Worldwide is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace where people thrive by being themselves and are inspired to do their best work every day.

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