Research Assistant

Company

INQUIS Clinical Research

INQUIS Clinical Research is a leading provider of clinical nutrition research services to the global food industry. INQUIS Clinical Research offers a complete spectrum of clinical research services to help structure any or all steps of clinical trials from end to end: protocol development, recruitment, and trial execution, biological sample analysis, biostatistics, to a comprehensive final report and manuscript preparation.

Location

TORONTO

Duties

• Follow ISO processes outlined in INQUIS’ Quality Management System (QMS)
• Plan, and manage delegated study procedures, with minimal direction, as per protocol and GCP guidelines
• Schedule study participants
• Conduct informed consent discussion with study participants
• Screen, and train study participants
• Report any adverse events or protocol deviations to senior clinic staff
• Verify test meal serving size calculation and prepare test meals, as per protocol
• Accurately fill in study case report forms
• Data entry
• Ensure adequate study supplies and inform senior clinic staff if any supplies need to be ordered
• Assist with any study related tasks or general clinic maintenance tasks delegated by the CRC.
• Maintain hygiene in kitchen/test/snack areas
• Maintain valid CPR/First Aid certification, as necessary
• Other duties, as required

Requirements

We are seeking a Research Assistant who has strong problem-solving skills, ability to prioritize and multi-task, collaborative teamwork ethic, and a lively curiosity for research.
Minimum qualifications:
• BSc / BASc
• Strong computer skills
• Demonstrated experience working in a fast-paced team setting
• Relevant experience in clinical research setting (desired, but not essential)

Work Conditions:
• Significant periods of brisk movement throughout clinic and test kitchens, delivering test meals and collecting samples, with careful attention to accuracy
• Periods of fine-motor dexterity (pipetting, operation of centrifuges, food scales)
• Handling of biological products (blood, saliva, etc.), with strict adherence to bio-safety protocols
• INQUIS offers a positive, dynamic work environment, with a team dedicated to excellence in delivery of our clients’ research goals.

Interested qualified applicants please email to Janice Campbell (jcampbell@inquis.com) the following:
• Cover letter
• Resume / CV
• A one-page summary, linking your skills and experiences with the skills and requirements of the role

Start Date

2022-01-03

Hours

Full time. 7:45am-3:45pm, Monday-Friday

Salary

commensurate with experience

Comments

Interested qualified applicants please email to Janice Campbell (jcampbell@inquis.com) the following:
• Cover letter
• Resume / CV
• A one-page summary, linking your skills and experiences with the skills and requirements of the role

Contact

Name

Janice

Display Name

Janice

Title

Associate Director, Clinical Affairs

Address

20 Victoria St., 3rd floor

Telephone

416-861-0506 ext.201

Email

jcampbell@inquis.com

Display Date

2021-11-25

Expiry Date

2021-12-16