Updated: Mar 17, 2023
Department: Cancer Center
Job Opening ID: 47575
Reports To: Clinical Research Business Manager
Working Title: Clinical Research Finance Analyst - Hybrid
Department: Cancer Center
Bargaining Unit: 99
Payroll Job Code: 004627
Job Location: Remote 100%
Percent of Time: 100%
Work Schedule: 8-5, M-F
Employee Class: Career
The NCI-designated Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center (CFCCC) is a campus-wide multidisciplinary matrix organization whose goal is to promote and enhance cancer-relevant research and patient care at UC Irvine. The CFCCC provides research resources to its ~175 members engaged in research and offers multidisciplinary cancer care to its patients. As the CFCCC’s centralized office for cancer clinical research operations, the Stern Center provides high-quality, cost effective and efficient assistance with developing, activating and completing scientifically impactful cancer clinical trials. The Stern Center consolidates the management of cancer clinical research operations and is a visionary and best-practice leader in clinical research operations at the institution, managing the largest portfolio of clinical trials at UCI. At any given time, the CFCCC Stern Center manages approximately 250 active, or in- development, clinical trials. With this large and dynamic clinical trial portfolio, the CFCCC consistently maintains accounts receivable totaling $4.5M for work performed and costs incurred. In order to minimize significant financial risk to the University and ensure the success of the mission of the CFCCC, it is critical for these funds to be paid in timely manner, requiring the highly focused attention of trained and dedicated staff.
Responsible for clinical research financial administration. The primary responsibility is interfacing directly in a professional manner with business partners in the pharmaceutical, medical device and clinical research organization (CRO) industries to administer the accounts receivable for a large clinical trial portfolio under the management of the CFCCC Stern Center for Cancer Clinical Trials and Research. Uses professional financial services concepts. Applies organization policies and procedures to resolve a variety of moderately complicated issues. Works on financial services problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors.
In addition to the salary range listed below, we offer a wealth of benefits to make working at UCI even more rewarding. These benefits may include medical insurance, sick and vacation time, retirement savings plans, and access to a number of discounts and perks. Please utilize the links listed here to learn more about our compensation practices and benefits.
$25.57 - $45.02 (hourly)
3-5 years of related work experience in clinical research and/or financial administration responsibilities.
Bachelor's degree in related area and / or equivalent experience / training.
Ability to multitask and meet deadlines, despite interruptions Demonstrated high-level communication skills to convey information in a clear, concise and persuasive way, synthesizing information and presenting it to others Working knowledge of financial processes, policies and procedures. Strong knowledge of financial data management and reporting systems. Demonstrated financial acumen and experience with complex business processes Willingness to work as a supportive, cooperative member of an interdisciplinary team Intermediate knowledge and understanding of internal control practices and their impact on protecting University resources. Ability to function effectively as a member of a team. Demonstrated ability to apply and implement creative solutions to complex problems Proficiency in the use of spreadsheet and database software. Ability to adapt to changing priorities. Strong interpersonal skills, analytical skills, service orientation, active listening, critical thinking, attention to detail, ability to multi-task in a high-volume environment, organizational skills, effective verbal and written communication skills, sound judgment and decision making. Ability to establish and maintain detailed and accurate files and records Skills to provide coaching and mentoring to support staff. Ability to independently exercise discretion and sound judgment.
Special Conditions Required:
Must pass a background check.
Conditions of Employment:
The University of California, Irvine (UCI) seeks to provide a safe and healthy environment for the entire UCI community. As part of this commitment, all applicants who accept an offer of employment must comply with the following conditions of employment:
Background Check and Live Scan
Legal Right to work in the United States
Smoking and Tobacco Policy
Drug Free Environment
The following additional conditions may apply, some of which are dependent upon business unit or job specific requirements.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
We are committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce along with honoring unique experiences, perspectives, and identities. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable, and welcoming.
UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500 or [email protected].