Clinical Operations Manager

Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Jul 01, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Recursion is a clinical-stage biotechnology company decoding biology by integrating technological innovations across biology, chemistry, automation, data science and engineering to radically improve the lives of patients and industrialize drug discovery. Our team is working to solve some of the hardest, most meaningful problems facing human health today. Come join us in our mission to decode biology to radically improve lives, while doing the most impactful work of your life.

The Impact You’ll Make

  • Lead the execution of clinical studies across diverse therapeutic areas to deliver transformative new medicines to patients
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with CROs, clinical investigators and clinical site staff  
  • Manage clinical operations, including CROs and reporting of start-up, conduct and close-out activities
  • Ensure compliance with study protocol and applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Good Clinical Practices (GCP), ICHs and local regulations
  • Plan and oversee project budgets, financial reporting and forecasting
  • Manage diverse internal and external stakeholders relationships

The Team You’ll Join
As a Clinical Operations Manager, you will report to the Senior Director of Clinical Operations. In this role, you will contribute to the planning and execution of Phase 1, proof-of-concept, and pivotal studies for a portfolio of diverse therapeutic programs in an exciting startup environment. You will be joining a dynamic team of four and looking to grow considerably in 2021. You will make significant contributions to the clinical development portfolio, and play a key role in the strategic planning for all clinical programs.

The Experience You’ll Need

  • 6+ years of experience in a clinical operations role in the biopharmaceutical industry, with at least 2+ years at a small or midsize biotech
  • Minimum Bachelors degree
  • Demonstrated experience initiating and managing Phase 1 - 3 studies
  • Experience in vendor selection and CRO management
  • Experience in data collection, monitoring, cleaning and analysis throughout clinical development (phase 1-3)
  • Strong working knowledge of FDA & ICH GCP regulations and guidelines
  • Experience in rare disease drug development and an understanding of unique considerations for small patient populations

The Benefits/Perks You’ll Enjoy

  • 100% Coverage of health, vision, and dental insurance premiums 
  • 401(k) with generous matching (immediate vesting)
  • Stock option, restricted stock unit (RSUs) and employee stock purchase plan (ESPP) programs**
  • Two one-week paid company closures (summer and winter) 
  • Flexible vacation/sick leave
  • Generous paid parental leave (including adoptive)
  • Onsite daycare facility** (Salt Lake City)
  • Commuter benefit and vehicle parking to ease your commute** 
  • Complimentary chef-prepared lunches and well-stocked snack bars** (Salt Lake City)
  • Monthly fitness/wellness stipend 
  • One-of-a-kind 100,000 square foot headquarters complete with a 70-foot climbing wall, showers, lockers, and bike parking** (Salt Lake City)

**United States based employees

More About Us 

Recursion is a clinical-stage biotechnology company decoding biology by integrating technological innovations across biology, chemistry, automation, data science, and engineering, with the goal of radically improving the lives of patients and industrializing drug discovery. Central to our mission is the Recursion Operating System, or Recursion OS, that combines an advanced infrastructure layer to generate what we believe is one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing proprietary biological and chemical datasets and the Recursion Map, a suite of custom software, algorithms, and machine learning tools that we use to explore foundational biology unconstrained by human bias and navigate to new biological insights which may accelerate our programs. We are a biotechnology company scaling more like a technology company. Recursion is proudly headquartered in Salt Lake City. 

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Recursion is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity and inclusion.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, local, or provincial human rights legislation.