Posted on :
26 Jan, 2021
26 Jan, 2021
The Aurum Institute is offering a great opportunity to suitably qualified and experienced staff to contribute towards our mission to improve the health of people and communities through research in the natural progression of COVID 19.
Job Title: Medical Officer Doctor
Location: Parktown North, Gauteng, South Africa
Reference #: MOD/Parktown/PS/08012021
Contract Type: Temporary 12 Months
Salary: Market Related
This role will be based in at Parktown/Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital
YOUR JOB WILL BE TO:
Responsible for project coordination and management through:
Assess potential study participants to determine eligibility for study participation according to protocol requirements
Take medical histories and conduct physical examinations on study participants according to protocol
Follow up participants according to protocol requirements, including safety management and reporting
Manage study participants that develop medical complications arising from, or during, study procedures.
Report on study participants according to regulatory and sponsor requirements
Refer participants for further management
Apply medical judgment related to adverse event reporting; and follow up thereof
Research study-related tasks:
Conduct procedures related to the enrollment and follow up of study participants
Complete, compile and submit study case report forms (CRFs) and source documentation accurately, comprehensively, timeously and according to GCP standards
Respond timeously and accurately in keeping with GCP to data queries from Lab, QA and Data staff
Monitor and report on the safety of participants
Process and store study documents with strict adherence to documentation handling procedures.
Evaluate and ensure appropriate follow up of, laboratory findings in accordance with research findings.
Bachelor’s degree in medicine – MBCHB
Registered Medical Practitioner with the HPCSA
Valid driver’s licence and own car
Previous experience in clinical research will be an advantage
Well-developed problem solving skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Ability to meet objectives against tight deadlines
Meticulous attention to detail
Word processing, spreadsheet and database skills
NB: Non – South African citizens must have a valid work-permit
Please provide current relevant references for background checks:
Please note that if you didn’t apply through skillsMap your application won’t be considered.
These appointments are subject to the preferred candidates obtaining the necessary security clearance, reference checking and competency assessment. We embrace employment equity and are committed to achievement of fair and equal representation of our workforce. Preference will be given to internal applicants and candidates from previously disadvantaged backgrounds.
Aurum welcomes applications from all persons with disabilities
Whilst all applications will be carefully considered, only short-listed applicants will be interviewed. If you do not hear from us within 21 days of the closing date, this will mean that your application has been unsuccessful. All interviewed applicants will receive feedback as part of our continued drive towards people development.
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Application Deadline: 27/01/2021