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Job ref no.: 511763
The University of Hong Kong

Clinical Study Coordinator

The University of Hong Kong

Clinical Study Coordinator (at the rank/grade of Technical Officer/Research Assistant I/II) in the Clinical Trials Centre (Ref.: 511763) (to commence as soon as possible for one or two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance)

The Clinical Trials Centre (HKU-CTC) is a leading clinical trials management platform established under the LKS Faculty of Medicine and dedicated to managing and facilitating international-standard clinical trials on new drugs, medical devices and medical technologies.  HKU-CTC offers long-term development opportunities to passionate talents who are devoted to a career in the clinical trial profession.

HKU-CTC’s Phase 1 Clinical Trials Centre (Phase 1 Centre) is a professional clinical trials facility located in Queen Mary Hospital and dedicated to conducting phase 1 and early phase clinical trials.  The Phase 1 Centre is seeking talents who have the passion in promoting healthcare advancement through practicing clinical research.

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Biological, Medical or Life Sciences or equivalent.  Relevant experience is not necessary as comprehensive on-job training will be provided, though some experience in clinical research and basic knowledge in Good Clinical Practice (GCP) are added advantages.  They should have good coordination and problem-solving skills, good interpersonal and communication skills, and commitment to quality and compliance.  They should also be detail-minded, able to handle multiple concurrent tasks, and self-motivated. A good command of written and spoken English and Chinese is a must.

The appointee will undertake clinical trial coordination and operations responsibilities, including but not limited to study planning and management, trial volunteers recruitment and screening, performing study procedures, data collection and documents management, facilities management and quality management, as well as communicating with research teams and internal/external collaborators; and perform any other duties as assigned.  Working outside normal business days or hours may be required occasionally. Those who have responded to the previous advertisement (Ref.: 511304) need not re-apply.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits. Appointment on two-year fixed term will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary.

The University only accepts online applications for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University's career site (https://jobs.hku.hk) and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will start from February 9, 2022 and continue until February 25, 2022 or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.