Clinical Specialist West/South West and South Central/Mid-South (1 of 2) Job

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Clinical Specialist West/South West and South Central/Mid-South (1 of 2
DePuy Synthes, a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Clinical Specialist for the West/South West and South Central/Mid South.
DePuy Synthes is a Johnson & Johnson company that is one of the leaders in the medical device industry. Our implants and instruments are used by orthopaedic surgeons to treat patients with conditions resulting from traumatic injuries, degenerative diseases, deformities, and sports related injuries. Our environment is entrepreneurial, learning-driven, and is as challenging as it is rewarding.
DePuy Synthes Companies of Johnson & Johnson is the largest, most innovative and comprehensive orthopaedic and neurological business in the world. DePuy Synthes Companies will offer an unparalleled breadth and depth of products, services and programs in the areas of joint reconstruction, trauma, spine, sports medicine, neurological, craniomaxillofacial, power tools and biomaterials. Building on the legacy and strengths of two great companies, we are creating one organization that will be agile and better equipped in today's evolving health care environment. With a focus on activating insights to develop innovative, comprehensive solutions, we are inspired to advance patient care in greater ways than either company could accomplish on its own.
Reports to Manager, Clinical Specialists
The Clinical Specialist will assist in planning and be responsible for executing practical courses using cadaveric tissue and other training mediums at off-site training locations. These events are primarily centered around, surgeon training, new product development launches, as well as sales training programs.
The candidate's main focus will be to ensure a consistent lab experience for participants by following all established safety and lab procedures so that labs are orderly and provide a clean, OR type setting for participants.
They will be primarily responsible for ordering resources, lab execution and coordination, and for facilitating shipping of tissue back to provider.
The individual will interact with other colleagues within Professional Education, Sales Training and Market Development, Clinical Research, Research and Development and Convention Services to coordinate program development and ensure requirements are met.
The individual will assist with ordering of specimens for field based courses. They will ensure lab readiness which includes; on-site compliance assessments, equipment/lab personnel are scheduled, perform and document a review of Serology reports, and confirm Facility Agreements and Quality Documents are complete prior to each external lab.
On-site he/she will assist with the smooth operation of entrance into the lab, including waiver signatures, and donning of proper safety equipment. Individual will also oversee associated lab instrumentation and fluoroscopy equipment and the run fluoroscopy (c-arm) unit when required. The candidate shall have experience with creating cadaveric exposures and positioning for different training pathologies. Work with vendors and outside companies to ensure all aspects for each event is well executed. Be attentive during lab and assist in resolving any issues or problems that may arise. He/she will be responsible for cleaning and sterilizing equipment, assisting with putting the equipment away and ensuring the equipment is shipped out following a lab.
The candidate will be responsible for monthly lab cost review and bill reconciliation.
Internal Partner Collaboration - Collaborates with Professional Education Managers and other internal partners to enhance the effectiveness of education events and ensure a consistent lab experience for participants by following all established safety and lab procedures so that labs are orderly and provide a clean, OR type setting for participants.
Product, Clinical and Disease State Knowledge - Understands product, clinical, and disease state knowledge for lab coordination and execution.
Program Execution - Participates in program execution, under the supervision of an experienced Prof Ed associate; helps to ensure program efficiency and effectiveness including onsite facilitation and coordination of faculty, learners, facilities, logistics, and vendors.
A college degree in the Scientific or Medical field is preferred with 1 to 2 years of experience in a medical field.
This individual shall have experience with operating a fluoroscopy unit (C-arm) in a clinical type setting.
This individual must be comfortable lifting and transporting heavy equipment and working in an environment that requires handling and positioning cadaveric tissue.
Experience in auditing in a compliance environment is preferred.
Experience with coordinating multiple events at once while maintaining a high degree of professionalism is required.
Strong communication skills, flexible attitude and ability to function as a member of a team are required.
Must be highly motivated, well organized, creative, insightful, and diplomatic.
Ability to think on your feet and problems solve in high stress situations.
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word and Agile is preferred.
Must have ability to work evenings and weekends when necessary.
This position will require up to 80% travel in North America
Primary Location: North America-United States-Massachusetts-Raynham
Organization: DePuy Synthes Sales, Inc. (6032)
Job Function: Medical Affairs
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Date: Tue, 12 08 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Country: US
State: MA
City: Raynham
Postal Code: 02767
Locale: en_US

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