Keep the discussion going--join our JobWatch Group on LinkedIn!

Sign In
 [New User? Sign Up]
Mobile Version

Surgical Device Liaison

Kelly Services

South San Francisco, CA
Job Code:
  • Healthcare
  • Clinical Operations
  • Medical Affairs
Kelly Services
  • Save Ad
  • Email Friend
  • Print
  • Research Salary

Job Details

Job Title Surgical Device Liaison

Jobid US15TPCT_BH1435736

Location: South San Francisco, CA, 94080, USA

Description Kelly Scientific Resources is the world's most recognized brand in Scientific Staffing with more than 100 locations in the North America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. Our scientists contribute to the research and development of products that are used daily in the home, such as medical devices or pharmaceutical products. We employ more than 700 clinical research professionals and 4,500 scientists on an average workday on a temporary, project and full-time basis in a broad spectrum of industries and disciplines. We currently have an exciting opportunity in the San Francisco area as a Surgical Device Liaison.

**MINIMUM REQUIREMENT: Five years experience in ophthalmic Surgical and/or clinical setting**


Individual will be a member of an outstanding technical team and be the primary conduit for surgical technical information to and from the clinical environment including the operating room and clinic. Individual will be responsible for all aspects of Investigator and clinical staff training, certification and product device technical support to ensure optimal patient outcomes. Individual may contribute to clinical development programs on multiple levels as an integral member.

**Key Accountabilities:**

In this position, you will be primarily accountable to consistently and effectively:

+ Provide master level device and surgical training, education and ongoing support to investigators and clinical staff on the use and application of company technology to the highest ethical and professional standards and in accordance with guidelines and direction.
+ Work with company and clinical sites to support clinical trials involving drug delivery device(s).
+ Work with engineering, clinical and device teams to develop quality resources and knowledge assessment tools for the training of physicians and clinical support staff.
+ Collect and internally communicate technical surgical information and feedback from clinical investigators.
+ Continuously increase knowledge of new developments within the assigned market as well as company developments in order to function as a subject matter expert
Operational activities:

+ Attend implantation/refill/explanation of the surgical device, meaning you are present in the Operating Room and clinic to support and instruct the Investigator, operating and clinic staff.
+ Provide remote and on-site support and training of surgical staff during the use of the device/system.
+ Prepare and communicate to manager on a timely and regular basis:
Summary of field activities.

Input on travel, budget and other resource requirements.

+ Manage busy travel schedule and remote support capabilities
+ Identify needs as they arise, propose solutions and complete special projects.

+ Build and cultivate important working relationships:
Externally with assigned clinical sites and staff in order to support Phase I, II, III & IIIb studies Internally, with cross-functional partners, such as Medical Science Liaisons, Product Development, Clinical Operations, Device Development, Research and Early Development teams, or other Medical Affairs groups.

Skills: ? Five years experience in ophthalmic Surgical and/or clinical setting

? Outstanding ability and desire to teach, demonstrated by possessing self-confidence and effectiveness with a wide variety of student types

? Able to travel 70-80% of the time (may be 3-4 days/week within US)

? Be proficient in GCP (Good Clinical Practice), Adverse Event reporting and ICH (International Conference on Harmonization of Technical Requirements for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use).

? Maintain all necessary certifications and hospital vendor credentialing including, but not limited to:

HIPAA Certification

Blood Bourne pathogen

Infection Control and Aseptic Technique

Fire Safety

Individual Institutional Requirements

? Able to interact professionally and effectively with customers, physicians, nurses and other medical staff

? Able to work independently from a remote environment

? Excellent attention to detail, possessing good organizational and time management skills

? Computer skills necessary to generate reports, presentations, spreadsheets, etc.

? Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in written and verbal communications

? Highly motivated and flexible team player with focus on the success of others.

? In addition to passing Genentech's background screening, the employee must submit to and pass additional background screening as required by some institutions and health facility sales accounts (additional screening requests may include but are not limited to background checks, immunization, TB, HIV, hepatitis, and drug screening).

**Education:** Bachelor's Degree in a clinical/science concentration, education, communications, or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred

17 month contract

Please apply now for immediate consideration!

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevantprojects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to helpadvance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the worlda better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connectwith us on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

Powered ByLogo