General Information

Location: Cary, NC

Organization: WCG IRB

Description and Requirements

Please note: Post initial training in office, you must come into the office 3 days per month, so we are only seeking candidates who live within a commutable distance to our offices.

An opportunity to make a difference!

As a Research Data Specialist on our team, you will play a major role in helping to advance clinical research. Specifically, you will process clinical trial documents and prepare them for regulatory and medical review. This entails a high volume of data entry plus proofing, analyzing, and modifying documents using word processing systems and databases.

Ideal candidates will bring 2+ years of experience working in an administrative support and data entry role where attention to detail is of utmost importance. You will have prior experience working in a metrics driven environment. If this sounds like you, then we would love to speak with you!


  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Databases and Adobe Acrobat
  • Strong writing and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge and ability to utilize computers and related technology efficiently
  • Ability to work independently while being part of a dynamic team
  • Driven by curiosity and willingness to learn and receive feedback to incorporate in future processing
  • Demonstrated team player who is self-initiated to take on different roles/responsibilities and can work well in groups
  • Ability to problem solve and help identify ways to continuously improve processes to exceed customer needs
  • Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Be able to thrive and learn in a remote environment
  • Attention to detail skills required. Must take pride in work product results
  • Has been accountable to meet individual performance metrics
  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills required

Not only will you learn and grow in this role, but you will enjoy the rewards of being a WCG IRB team member, including:

  • Being a part of a collaborative team in a mission-driven organization
  • Working remote (except for initial training on-site) and then on-site 3 days per month for team meetings and collaboration as determined by leader
  • Competitive salary of $25/hour with step rate increases based on achieving training objectives
  • Robust medical, dental and vision plans within 30 days of employment
  • Up to 20 PTO days and 12 paid holidays annually
  • Matching 401K program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Much, much more!!!

Interested? Please apply today and one of our Talent associates will be in touch.



Covid-19 Vaccination

Please note that, to be considered for U.S.-based positions unless currently employed by WCG, where permitted by applicable law (including any applicable reasonable accommodation, medical or religious exemption), candidates must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by start date.