Senior clinical research coordinator

The incumbent will be responsible for coordinating all projects resulting from the research program on cannabis and its health effects. He/she will work in close collaboration with Dr Didier Jutras-Aswad, his research team and their various partners.



  • Management of requests and communications with Health Canada and other institutions regulating clinical research
  • Responsible for setting up and managing the team recruiting participants and collecting data for all projects
  • Establish and maintain effective communications with individuals and groups directly or indirectly involved in projects
  • Conduct methodical and systematic monitoring at all stages of projects
  • Responsible for data management and quality
  • Prepare information and other written documents to ensure the implementation of activities and projects
  • Management of requests and communications with the research ethics committee
  • Organize and coordinate the consultations and meetings required
  • Research, write and analyze relevant documents, working documents and data from consultations / meetings
  • Take on other tasks necessary for carrying out projects



  • Minimum 5 years of clinical research experience
  • Hold a university degree in a field of humanities and/or health
  • Relevant work experience in the academic research environment and experience in the hospital/university research environment
  • Knowledge of good clinical research practices and research ethics
  • Expert level in English and French, both oral and written, is required
  • Relevant work experience in project management
  • Knowledge of scientific disciplines related to psychoactive substances, and specifically cannabis an asset
  • Knowledge of MS Office, Adobe, reprography and office automation
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize tasks
  • Ease in finding effective solutions to identified problems
  • Excellent ability to work independently and in a team
  • Excellent organizational skills



  • Full-time position, 35 hours per week (negotiable)
  • Salary and benefits according to CRCHUM policies
  • Start date: June 2020 (negotiable)


To apply:

Application deadline: April 30, 2020

Those interested are asked to send their curriculum vitae as well as a cover letter to the following address:

The CRCHUM invites women, Aboriginals, visible minorities, ethnic minorities and people with disabilities to apply. The CRCHUM adopts a broad and inclusive definition of diversity which goes beyond the applicable laws.

The CRCHUM thus encourages all people, regardless of their characteristics, to apply. In accordance with the requirements for immigration to Canada, please note that priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.