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Senior Clinical Team Lead

Nashville, TN, United States

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SHIFT: Work From Home

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Senior Clinical Team Lead – Work From Home

Sarah Cannon Development Innovations is a full-service contract research organization (CRO) that is committed to oncology. We offer a strong scientific leadership, access to patients through Sarah Cannon Research Institute’s Site Management Organization (SMO) and relationships with other clinical sites, and experience in drug development and delivery of clinical trials from First-In-Man through registration level studies, making us the partner of choice for oncology.

Our differentiator is strong operational delivery in partnership with our Site Management Organization and physician leaders to deliver your program efficiently.

We work with Sarah Cannon Research Institute strategic and network sites, along with investigators at sites outside of the Sarah Cannon network. We offer sponsors access to a diverse and dynamic patient population, spanning multiple tumor types and disease stages. With these relationships we further improve the depth and breadth of our therapeutic expertise, enabling it to provide focused, strategic operational support.

Sarah Cannon, the global cancer enterprise of Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), offers integrated cancer services with convenient access to state of the art therapies for those facing cancer in communities across the United States and United Kingdom.

**This is a Work from Home position and you can be located anywhere in the United States to be eligible for this role.

Summary of Position:


The Senior Clinical Team Lead will work closely with Clinical Project Managers to facilitate collaboration between Sarah Cannon Development Innovations project teams, research sites and clinical trial sponsors to advance common interests and achieve mutual goals. We ensure that all clinical tasks meet client and Sarah Cannon expectations and are completed in accordance with the contract, protocol, project plans, ICH-GCP guidelines and applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). We provide leadership in the development of clinical trials and related documents.

Your Duties

  • You will report directly to Manager, CTL on general issues
  • You will assist in planning and tracking of all assigned clinical activity in the lifecycle phases of the startup, interim, and close-out
  • You will support in defining and managing project resource needs and establishing contingency plans for key resources
  • You will help the CPM with creation and maintenance of clinical project documents and plans (i.e., Visit Report and Letter Templates, Monitoring Plan, Project Plan, Communication Plan, Recruitment Plan, etc.)
  • You will develop and conduct study team training
  • You will set-up clinical trial monitoring systems and study tools (i.e., CTMS, study trackers for training, protocol deviations, monitoring visits, reports, letters, etc.)
  • You will track performance metrics for the study team (i.e., training, study visits, report and follow-up letter submission, and monitoring)
  • You will review and track enrollment and data entry timelines for sites
  • You may act as CPM depending on trial complexity and/or stage of trial
  • You will craft a variety of reports, documents, training tools, and correspondence as needed to assist participating trial sites and for internal purposes in the ongoing monitoring and evaluation of the projects progress
  • You will conduct CRA, sponsor, and team meetings
  • You will meet with clinical study sponsor representatives
  • You will act as mentor and trainer for less experienced project team members




You should have:
  • Bachelor’s College Degree (4 year program)
  • Previous experience as a Senior CRA, Clinical Team Lead, or equivalent role
  • 3 years oncology experience in Phases I-II
  • Shown leadership experience mentoring and/or training less senior team members

It would be helpful if you had:

  • At least 5 years direct oncology experience in Phase l – ll
  • 3+ years experience in a Senior CRA, Clinical Team Lead, or equivalent role
  • Established experience leading study timelines, deliverables, and/or vendors

Do you find this opportunity compelling? Do you want to be part of something bigger than yourself? If so we encourage you to apply. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today.

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Sarah Cannon Network
Facility: Sarah Cannon Network
Job ID: 25319-5913
Category: Supervisors Team Leaders and Coordinators
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Work From Home
Job Class: Regular

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