Job Posting: Clinical Research Coordinator

The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF) is seeking two Clinical Research Coordinators to join its outstanding research team and lead research studies across multiple cardiovascular specialties. With one role primary working from the MHIF St. Paul campus, there will be a strong interface and collaboration between the two research teams at MHIF Minneapolis and MHIF St. Paul for the conduct of clinical research trials in areas such as heart failure, electrophysiology, and endovascular. The second role will primarily work from the MHIF Minneapolis campus, focusing on research studies in the area of cardiovascular disease prevention. The Clinical Research Coordinator role is a good position for someone who enjoys working directly with patients while supporting the research endeavors of our busy physicians.

Now in its 40th year, MHIF is one of the leading non-profit cardiovascular and vascular research and education institutions in the country. We exist to create a world without heart disease and our mission is to improve people’s lives through the highest quality cardiovascular research and education. Staffed with over 80 high caliber employees, we conduct cutting-edge clinical research and transformative community research. 

As a Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC), you will provide support, coordination and leadership for research studies that may involve industry sponsored Phase I, II, III and IV clinical trials, drug, biologic, device, government-funded clinical research, and investigator-initiated clinical research. You will be responsible for ensuring smooth, accurate progress of studies from the planning and approval stages through study completion and post-study closure. You will also recruit and screen study participants; help facilitate continued participation; abstract data from medical records and other sources; identify, document, and assist with Institutional Review Board (IRB) mandated reporting; develop and ensure compliance with study protocols; and participate in the planning, development, and budgeting for clinical trials.

Successful candidates must have an associate or bachelor’s degree in healthcare-related field (RN preferred), biomedical science and a minimum of two years clinical experience (cardiovascular experience preferred).  All applicants should have proficiency in MS Office, Outlook, and electronic medical record systems e.g., Epic. We are looking for individuals with strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills with a history of working collaboratively as part of a team, strong attention to detail, demonstrated critical thinking, and problem solving and decision-making abilities. Candidates must also possess the ability to handle multiple priorities and be results oriented. Preference will be given to candidates with Certified Clinical Research Coordinator/Professional (CCRC or CCRP) certification. 


We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Join our talented 80+ person team:

Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer.

Date posted: January 6, 2022