Clinical Research Coordinator
Scripps Health Corp
 La Jolla, CA

At Scripps Health, you will

experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as

one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.

You’ll be surrounded by people

committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their

teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.


Health is committed to providing the best possible patient care,

and research is a critical part of that mission. In addition to

bringing the latest treatments to our patients, the knowledge gained

from these research studies advances the quality of care for people

around the world. The Clinical Research Associate will join the team focusing on various specialties including orthopedic, hepatology, transplant medicine and more.

The Clinical Research Coordinator functions as a liaison between the organization, investigators, and the

research sponsors. Responsible for planning, implementation and

oversight of a variety of clinical trials, maintains compliance with all

applicable institutional, state and federal regulations in

collaboration with investigator. Performs independently as a project

manager to coordinate all aspects of clinical research projects

including administrative functions and clinical functions per scope of

practice. Other responsibilities include recruiting, retaining,

motivating and educating research patients in clinical trials, training

other research personnel in research procedures, oversees research

finances and tracking patient enrollment. Works with other disciplines

to execute trials, and acts as patient advocate to contribute to the

overall research objectives of the program.

This is a full time position, Monday through Friday, generally 8-5pm at Scripps Green. The internal job title at Scripps is “Clinical Research Associate.“


  • 2 years clinical trials or healthcare experience
  • Advanced written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong prioritization, organizational, and problem solving skills
  • Strong motivator/communicator in a compact clinical team working with aggressive timelines
  • Strong computer skills with Microsoft Office software
  • CCRP or CCRC required within 1 years of date of hire


  • BS or BA
  • 3 years clinical trials experience with an Associate's degree
  • 4 years clinical trials experience as Medical Assistant or Lab technician
  • Proficiency in medical terminology