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Randstad Research Assistant 1 in West Des Moines, Iowa

Research Assistant 1

job details:

  • location:West Des Moines, IA

  • salary:$30 - $32 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, February 16, 2021

  • experience:1 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:35312

job description

Research Assistant 1

job summary:

A typical Research Assistant performs a variety of administrative tasks in support of clinical trials and assists in the performance of clinical procedures to collect data on patients enrolled and/or seeking enrollment in clinical studies. The Research Assistant will be working onsite in Des Moines, IA

location: West Des Moines, Iowa

job type: Contract

salary: $30 - 32 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelors


  • Verify and/or correct research study information on source documents. Research queries and variances, and provide feedback to the site data collector

  • Input research study data into trial Electronic Data Capture (EDC) system, maintaining quality control for content, accuracy, and completeness

  • Prepare and maintain research study files

  • Compile, collate and submit study information within established deadlines

  • Assist in maintenance of regulatory documentation

  • Schedule subject visits and generate appropriate reports and documents for research subjects prior to visits

  • Input visit data into Clinical Trial Management System (CTMS) to track patient visits and procedures completed against the study budget

  • Processing of required lab specimens, labeling of vials, and accurately filling out requisitions for storage and/or shipment per the study protocol and packaging and shipment regulations

  • Perform various administrative support functions such as reception, office organization, and office supply management


  • BS/BA in life sciences or educational equivalent and/or relevant work experience in a clinical environment or medical setting; e.g. clinical research coordinator, nurse, medical assistant

  • Basic knowledge of clinical trials

  • In-depth knowledge of departmental, protocol and study-specific operating procedures, consent forms, and study schedules

  • Basic knowledge of medical terminology

  • Skilled in using MS Windows and Office applications such as Access, Outlook, Excel, and Word

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

skills: Clinical research

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