Swedish Medical Center Manager Cancer Research - Cancer Research in Seattle, Washington


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Swedish is looking for a Manager, Cancer Research (1.0 FTE, Days) to work for Cancer Research Department at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

You will o versee and manage all activities associated with research in a specific specialty area of Swedish Medical Center including overall fiscal staffing responsibilities, development and growth of the program, allocation of resources (physical and human) to meet objectives of research goals, and compliance with all applicable rules, regulations, policies and procedures of funding agencies and institution.

In this position you will:

  • Manage budget(s) and overall financial responsibility for assigned operations.

  • Be responsible for institutional and departmental compliance with federal, state and local regulations as well as departmental compliance with institutional policies and procedures.

  • Be responsible for oversight and management of all operational aspects of department, including high level coordination and allocation of resources to meet the goals and objectives of the department.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in field of science, nursing, business management, healthcare or related field

  • Minimum of 2 years in field of healthcare, science or related field including research experience and a broad range of administrative responsibilities

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience in clinical environment

About the Swedish Center for Research and Innovation (SCRI)

SCRI supports and administers research activities throughout the six Swedish campus locations. SCRI is one of the leading clinical trial sites in the western United States, and at any given time, there are more than 600 research studies being conducted by Swedish-affiliated clinicians and other investigators. In addition to participating in major federally funded programs Swedish physicians are involved in research studies of new treatment approaches for everything from Coronary-Artery disease to Cancer to Multiple Sclerosis. To support this work, Swedish employs numerous research staff including coordinators, scientists, and research nurses. Below are a few highlights of our research.

Through our centralized oversight mechanism we support the core research functions of study coordination, financial oversight, risk management, federal grant administration (pre- and post-award),contract negotiation, feasibility and ethics review, clinical trial tracking and billing integration, regulatory compliance, investigator development and training.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Supervisory / Management

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Arnold Bldg (WA181) 1221 Madison Seattle, 98104

Req ID: 191897