Research & Development Institute, Inc.
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Based on experience
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Competitive benefits

The Clinical Trial Project Lead will be responsible for the planning, implementation and management of In-Vitro Diagnostic clinical trials for RDI. This role will have broad responsibilities in project management and site management as well as physician and client relationship management.

About the Role

RDI is seeking a Clinical Trial Project Lead to manage our IVD sample collection clinical trials with our network of physicians and labs with the need to be both on-time and on-budget. This is a long term career position with significant room for growth as our company expands nationwide. 


  • Manage multi-site, multiple clinical trials on daily basis focusing on scope, budget, schedule, risks, issues and resources
  • Develop overall clinical trial and site budget based on project trial complexity, number of study participants, study visits and procedures
  • Plan project, defining and refining tasks, milestones, deliverables, resource assignments, estimates, and developing contingency plans
  • Responsible for all project timelines and deliverables.
  • Evaluate and communicate the impact of risks, develops project quality and risk management plans for performance.
  • Manage staff and overcome challenges to ensure proper monitoring of studies and completion of project deliverables in accordance with project plan
  • Manage cross-functional project team including protocol development team, regulatory team, physicians/investigators, study coordinators, study nurses, study recruiters, clinical research managers and research associates.
  • Develop and manage key relationships with multiple sponsors, investigative sites, labs, vendors, and Institutional Review Boards (IRB).
  • Assist in identification, evaluation, and selection of investigative sites
  • Provide leadership to develop new study-related documents, including protocols and SOPs, Informed Consents, and programming of eCRF 
  • Communicate the status of the projects on a regular basis to the sponsors, principal investigator and stakeholder teams using graphic illustrations and concise reports
  • Ensure the scientific integrity of clinical studies and oversee clinical and research laboratory data QA/QC processes at the clinical trial sites
  • Manage the staffing of project teams including recruiting and employee appraisals and disciplinary actions, if needed.


  • A minimum of 7 years of work experience, with a minimum of 3 years leading a team of direct reports
  • Willingness to learn Clinical Trial process in the In Vitro Diagnostics industry
  • Demonstrated leadership skills

About RDI

Research & Development Institute (RDI) is a leader in the clinical research industry, with over 110 clinical trials completed since its establishment in 2008. The company boasts a national network of physicians & labs and supplies the largest In Vitro Diagnostic companies with the research data they need to improve healthcare worldwide. 



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