Calm · Apr 23rd 2019
We have a simple mission at Calm: To make the world a happier and healthier place.
The heart of Calm is digital but the brand is expanding offline into a variety of products and services that bring more peace, clarity and perspective into people’s busy lives. We are building Calm into the Nike of the Mind. We believe Calm can become one of the most valuable and meaningful brands in the world.
Over 45 Million people have downloaded the app and we are growing by 85,000 new downloads a day. The company is profitable and headquartered in San Francisco, CA.
Calm was co-founded by Alex Tew (Million Dollar Homepage) and Michael Acton Smith (Mind Candy, Moshi Monsters, Firebox).
The purpose of this position is to work closely with the Director of Calm Science to coordinate and manage the research activities and provide support to the Director and the Scientific Advisory Board to facilitate the achievement of Calm Science goals and objectives.
Calm is looking for an experienced Research Coordinator to manage research conducted using the Calm app. The Research Coordinator will be responsible for carrying out the day-to-day research activities for interventions (development, implementation, data collection) working directly with Dr. Huberty, the Scientific Advisory Board, and Calm team members.
This position requires substantial capacity to work effectively within a fast paced team. You must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, data skills, strong time management skills, and the ability to use good judgment in daily tasks. You will also need to implement approved study protocols with high fidelity to ensure that we meet study accrual, retention, and data quality targets.
Experience identifying, recruiting, and retaining patients in behavioral research is critical, as is experience working within a study team and interacting and working with diverse patient populations. Specific responsibilities will include working with clinical and community collaborators to identify potential research participants, completing screening and enrollment procedures, administering measurement protocols, ensuring participant retention, monitoring the well-being of research participants, reporting on accrual and retention, helping identify and solve problems to ensure study goals are met, helping prepare reports for study meetings and regulatory requirements, completing administrative tasks, and participating in writing manuscripts and grant applications.
NOTE: This is a contract role and ineligible for benefits.