Project Coordinator "Trainee"

Cato Research Ltd. - Durham, NC (30+ days ago)5.0

Cato Research is a full-service contract research and development organization with international resources dedicated to helping pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies efficiently and expeditiously navigate the regulatory approval process in order to bring new drugs, biologics, and medical devices to the people who need them. Cato is a non-laboratory environment.


This position is consider an entry level position, suited to those who have completed a bachelor's degree with some working experience. The Trainee works with the project manager coordinating all aspects of communication and activities related to a project. Prepares for, attends, and does follow-up for sponsor meetings; compiles documents for submission to the regulatory agencies or to the sponsor; coordinates the document review process; works with the clinical trial manager on the conduct of a clinical trial; creates and monitors project budgets; manages the project files; prepares project activity tracking reports and attends project review.


  • Bachelor's degree required - scientific field preferred

  • Strong knowledge of MS Office Suite - Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Exceptional communication in English -verbal and written
  • Good organizational and planning skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Interest and functionality in team and autonomous settings
  • Detail oriented
  • Project coordination experience an asset
Type of Work: Full time

Please note that no acknowledgment of receipt will be sent and only selected candidates will be contacted.

Only resumes from candidates that fit the profile for this position will be kept for a period of 6 months.

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