Breast Cancer Australia


Clinical Research Associate

1x 12-month Maternity Relief
1x 24-month fixed term

We are grounded and defined by one simple belief: We can and we will find new and better treatments and prevention strategies for every person affected by breast cancer that saves lives -today, tomorrow and forever.

For almost 40 years, the Australia & New Zealand Breast Cancer Trials Group (ANZBCTG) has conducted a clinical trials research program for the treatment, prevention and cure of breast cancer.

We have vacancies for two Clinical Research Associates – one 12-month maternity relief role and one 24-month fixed term role. By joining our highly respected clinical trials organisation, you will have the opportunity to work on national and international trials at various stages of the trial life cycle.

About The Role
  • Proactively manage the progress of assigned trials.
  • Establish and maintain communication lines with sites to manage expectations and queries.
  • Enter and maintain data using an in-house database, in accordance with protocol. Efficiency and accuracy are essential.
  • Perform site initiation, monitoring and close-out visits, as per protocol design.
  • Support and participate in continuous improvement of processes.
About You
  • Tertiary qualifications in clinical or life sciences, nursing, health, and/or research.
  • Minimum two years’ clinical research trial experience and working knowledge of Good Clinical Practice.
  • High attention to detail and accurate report writing skills.
  • A competent problem solver.
  • A flexible worker with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Able to regularly travel within Australia and perhaps New Zealand.
These roles are located in Newcastle and you may report to more than one Clinical Trial Project Leader depending on your assigned trials.

We offer a competitive compensation package (including health charity salary packaging) and other generous employment conditions. If you are looking for a unique opportunity to join a highly respected research organisation and use your outstanding clinical trials skills to help save and improve the lives of women who have been affected by breast cancer, please apply today.

Please refer to the Position Description and Position Information

Enquiries: Leonie Phillott (02) 49 255 253 or
Applications close: 9.00am Monday, 10 April 2017


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