Nurse Practitioner (NP)/Clinical Research Coordinator

Clinical Research Albuquerque, New Mexico


IMA Clinical Research is seeking to hire a Clinical Research Coordinator/Nurse Practitioner in Albuquerque, NM!

The CRC/Nurse Practitioner (NP) serves in a key leadership role as part of the site clinical research team. Responsible for engaging with clinical trial participants, ensuring a meaningful ongoing informed consent process, and completing study exams and visit procedures.   Function in the role of Sub-I and/CRC, as required per business needs.

Duties Include but are not limited to:

  • Ensure all clinical research activities are conducted in compliance with all applicable regulations and guidelines.
  • Observe and uphold a standard of strict confidentiality.
  • Provide oversight and ensures proper delegation of duties to appropriate staff.
  • Provide Sponsor and IRB with documentation of credentials as required.
  • Evaluate and screen potential subjects based on study eligibility criteria.
  • Perform and review ratings performed by raters in accordance with the clinical study protocol.
  • Complete all documentation, paper and electronic, as required per protocol.
  • Evaluate and report safety reports, protocol noncompliance and any other protocol specific reports.
  • Follow requirements for FDA form 1572.
  • Oversee and directly participate in the day-to-day operations of all clinical research activities under the direction of the Regional Director, Site Director / designee, ensuring an efficient daily workflow with quality services are delivered in a coordinated, integrated manner.
  • Function in the role of Sub-I and/CRC, as required per business needs.
  • Serve as a direct point of contact for internal and external customers and stakeholders, including study sponsors.
  • Direct and facilitate the timely completion of all operational aspects of clinical research studies at the site in relation to:
    • Study Participant screening, consenting, enrollment, payment, and retention.
    • Coordinates all aspects of study visit as delegated by the Principal Investigator, always ensuring study participant safety.
    • Data collection and maintenance of study records, including electronic and paper documentation.
    • Facilitate the timely completion and quality assurance of regulatory documents related to each study.
    • Collaborate with leadership and principal investigators on evaluation and implementation of new initiatives and studies.
    • Completing study participant study-related examinations and assessments as appropriate per protocol.
  • Must be licensed with approved state panel application where indicated. All credentials must be maintained in good standing.  Advise IMA immediately of any change in professional status.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned (and work hours necessary for completion)

Education and Experience

  • Clinical experience involving patient care in a healthcare environment required. 
  • Ability to interpret and perform clinical, laboratory and diagnostic tests (such as vital signs, height, weight, temperature, etc.) required. 
  • Ability to start IVs/infusions, required. 
  • Ability to function independently with minimal supervision, lead clinical research studies and complete tasks and to exercise discretion and a high level of good clinical and other professional judgement.
  • A team player who is an effective participant as a team member and can demonstrate significant positive participation on successful teams.
  • Possesses strong follow through skills and ability to proactively identify and solve problems, demonstrated initiative is imperative.
  • Exceptional listening, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Calm, friendly, approachable, and presents a professional image.
  • Committed, highly energetic, self- motivated and highly organized.
  • Comfortable with utilizing technology and proficient in Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • Professional and highly motivated self-starter with the ability to exercise initiative.


  • Bachelors degree required.
  • Nurse Practitioner license required.
  • 1+ years of Clinical Research experience preferred. 
  • Preferred: CCRC and/or CCRP certification
  • Additional languages encouraged.



IMA Clinical Research offers a fantastic benefits package which includes Health, Dental and Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, 401k with employer contributions, LTD, Flexible Spending Account, Life Insurance and ADD.  We offer a market competitive salary with a flexible schedule and limited weekend hours. Employees will also receive an Annual Performance Review at the end of each calendar year.


Our Government Services Division supports local, state, and federal agencies and delivers professional and objective medical and psychological examinations as well as ancillary services. Our Payer Services Division meets the evaluation and screening needs of Carriers, TPAs, Public Entities and Employers and includes behavioral health and physical medicine specialty services, working with a wide range of organizations within the workers' compensation, disability, liability, and auto markets. Our Clinical Research Division performs all types of Phase II-IV clinical trials in multiple therapeutic areas through a flexible nationwide network of site locations and virtual capabilities.