CancerCare Manitoba located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders. We invite applications for the position of:

151 - Clinical Research Professional

Research Institute – MacCharles

Competition #: 151-21-761020306

Closing Date: May 6, 2021

  • Grant Funded
  • Term
  • Full-Time
  • (1.0 EFT)

ASAP – Anticipated 1 year with possible renewal (may expire with two weeks’ notice)


Reporting to the Director of the Manitoba Tumor Bank, the Clinical Research Professional functions as a member of the Manitoba Tumor bank team and is responsible for obtaining informed consent from eligible patients, maintaining the biospecimen and associated patient databases. Patients are recruited at CCMB (outpatient) and /or the Health Sciences Centre (inpatient).



  • Health Information Technologist/Health Information Management Diploma or an equivalent combination of post-secondary education in a health care field plus clinical research experience may be considered
  • Must have a satisfactory employment record
  • Must be able to work legally in Canada

Will be assessed during the interview process:

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively, both independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work under pressure while meeting multiple deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and problem-solve
  • Excellent communication skills in English (oral and listening)
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Demonstrated attention to accuracy and detail
  • Demonstrated professional and ethical behavior in the workplace

Will be assessed during the testing process:

  • Written communication skills
  • Grammar
  • Attention to detail


  • Previous experience working in a research healthcare environment
  • Previous clinical trials coordination experience
  • Previous experience in a multi-user research biobank


  • Certification in clinical research (e.g. SoCRA, ACRP)
  • Experience working or volunteering in a health-care environment
  • Bachelor’s degree in a research-related field
  • Ability to speak French

Salary: As per CUPE Collective Agreement


This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

CancerCare Manitoba is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment processes and work environment. If you are contacted by CancerCare Manitoba regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if accommodation measures must be taken to enable you to apply and be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

We thank all that apply and advise that only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number to:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9