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Clinical Trial Associate

Location: San Francisco, CA

About the position

Enliven is dedicated to advancing small molecule drug development programs in oncology. The Clinical Trial Associate is accountable for supporting the planning and execution of assigned clinical trials under the direction of the Associate Director of Clinical Operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist with managing defined aspects of clinical trials to ensure trials are initiated efficiently and completed on time, within budget and in compliance with SOPs, FDA regulations, and ICH/GCP guidelines.
  • Assist in the creation, maintenance, and ongoing quality review of the trial master file (eTMF) to ensure files are properly maintained and up to date, archived and stored under the direction of the Associate Director of Clinical Operations.
  • Assist with planning investigator meetings and preparing site training materials
  • Assist with training internal and external CRAs, CRO team members, and investigative site staff. 
  • Participate in the preparation of study-specific documentation, e.g. study reference manuals
  • Provide logistical support for the study team, scheduling meetings, distributing agendas, and writing minutes
  • Track key study activities using tracking tools 
  • Assist with tracking and analyzing study metrics under the direction of the Associate Director of Clinical Operations
  • Maintain study team files
  • Ensure that supportive study supplies, and documents are available (e.g., contracts, IXRS, lab kits, non-clinical supply materials)
  • Participate in department process improvement initiatives 
  • Assist in the review of vendor invoices
  • Other projects when assigned


  • BS/BA in Life Science or related discipline
  • 2+ years industry experience in drug development
  • Effective team player and strong interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Proficient with word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software and with filing systems.  
  • Working knowledge of FDA & ICH/GCP regulations and guidelines 
  • Proven track record of being a strategic thinker and a tactical implementer. 
  • Ability to think critically and solve problems, possesses a quick and analytical mind, is a fast-learner and works well in an organization that places a high value on intellectual capacity. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.  
  • Comfortable in an entrepreneurial organization wherein the environment is fast-paced and challenging.

Interested applicants, please send resume to:

Enliven Therapeutics is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All employment offers are contingent upon the applicant successfully completing a background screen.

Enliven Therapeutics does not accept resumes from recruitment agencies for this position. Recruiters, please do not send resumes to Enliven employees or to the company location. Enliven is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.