Field Clinical Manager - Central US

New
  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Medical & Science - Pharmaceutical - Clinical

THIS POSITION CAN BE LOCATED IN ANY CENTRAL US CITY WITH A MAJOR METROPOLITAN AIRPORT.

Adecco Executive Recruitment is currently looking for a Field Clinical Manager on behalf of our client. Your job is to provide in-house and field-based clinical and technical training/support for medical devices ranging from feasibility trials through commercialization. You will be training health care professionals in the use of pre and post market medical devices and associated surgical procedures; installing, upgrading,and troubleshooting the Company's products in the field; programming devices and providing technical expertise in the clinical development of new products. You will perform these duties and develop the necessary training materials in compliance with FDA regulations, Good Clinical Practices (GCPs),and the Company’s investigational and commercialization plans.

The responsibilities include:

Surgical case coverage, follow-up support and troubleshooting of company's products.
Conducting patient in-services for products
Conducting required training for new and existing investigative centers.
Conducting employee training
Develops, implements, and manages product and system training for all commercial personnel, including new hire training, systems training, product launch and ancillary follow-up trainings.
Identifying, strategizing and implementing ongoing training needs


Key Responsibilities

Clinical and Technical Support

Represents company during surgeries, implants, and device programming.
Demonstrates expertise in all aspects of implanted medical devices and troubleshooting techniques.
Provides support and follow-ups in hospitals and clinics,as specified in study protocols or through commercialization efforts.
Provides support with clinical investigations at clinical centers, including ensuring completion of necessary documentation in accordance with all Company and regulatory standards.
Receives technical inquiries by telephone. Researches solutions to questions or problems.
Provides on-call support as needed for surgeries, reprogramming, troubleshooting, follow-up, etc.


Educational/Research Support

Educates and trains physicians, hospital personnel and office staff on technical matters relating to company's products.
Builds professional and technical knowledge by engaging with customers, attending scientific conferences, educational workshops, delivering presentations and training to field personnel and reviewing professional publications
Regularly educates and updates physicians/clinicians and clinic follow-up staff on new product releases of device systems and features, including both hardware and software modifications.
Liaison between R&D and physicians to coordinate beta testing and feasibility studies – develop protocols and recruit centers.
Facilitate submission of research for presentations; work with internal contacts and physicians to prepare scripts, slides, overheads, PowerPoint presentations and manuscripts.
Aid physicians with technology – literature searches, engineering, technology.


Internal Support

Educates and trains internal team members on product related technical and clinical matters
Create and update instructions for use, physician and patient manuals,and other system documentationas required.
Generate literature/training materials – create tech memos, facilitate Sales and Marketing personnel with Marketing literature review.
Assist sales to identify and target physicians.
Perform other related dutiesasassigned or requested.
Must be able to work autonomously.
Must be available for heavy travel - up to 70% two – three overnights a week.


EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree in health care related field or a four-year degree with health care/clinical experience.
Advanced degree in health sciences or engineering preferred.


EXPERIENCE:
Prefer prior experience as a field clinical engineer, technical representative, technology trainer or clinical trainer in medical device field.

Email resume to karen.newell@adeccona.com for immediate consideration.


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