Title:  Financial Analyst - Clinical Trials

Division:  Office of Research
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $56,895 - $67,000
FLSA Status:  Exempt
Requisition ID:  8216


This position develops and reviews clinical trial budgets for Office of Clinical Research managed studies. Post award financial management is also a large part of this position's responsibility.  This position aligns with departmental and institutional deadline and metrics driven goals. The ability to work independently, and efficiently with different teams is key.

Job Duties

  • Pre and post award clinical trial budget management for specified portfolio. 
  • Budget development, Clinical trial financial reconciliation, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable, financial review/set-up, contract financial review, study financial analysis. 
  • Detailed financial analysis required budget development, ability to identify financial risks, research portfolio/disease type standard of care via local and national coverage determinations. 
  • Communicate internally with study team and externally to resolve outstanding issues/financial risks that may arise. 
  • Budget Development: Development to finalization. Ability to review portfolio and institutional financial standards.
  • Financial Reconciliation: Financial recovery, transparency, and institutional audit standards.
  • Study financial analysis: Ability to review and identify patterns, deficits, areas of improvement.
  • Ability to transition varying departmental and institutional demands. Ad hoc reporting, based on department and institutional requests.
  • Departmental/Institutional Demands: High priority studies and projects, efficient turnaround standards, and workflow. process/education/standards.
  • Ad hoc reporting: Reports to implement: foundation, improvements, and data for decision making by leadership.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or a related field.
  • Two years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability or previous experience in reviewing clinical trials, detailed-oriented, and team-oriented.
  • Ability to problem solve as every trial has their own unique issues. 
  • The individual must be organized to manage a large portfolio. 
  • Ability to adjust to new department protocols and procedures as they arise. 
  • The individual must have good communication skills with the study team to successfully financially manage the trial. 
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, constant changing environment. 
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills (ability to multitask and prioritize workload).





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