Patient Recruitment Specialist

Full-time Patient Recruitment Specialists at each of our research sites: Minneapolis, MN or Plymouth, MN. Looking for friendly and dependable professionals with a great personality who will recruit research patients by phone interview.

Join our team and be at the forefront of testing new drug therapies for respiratory diseases and migraine headaches!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Phone screen, recruit, and schedule qualified patients for clinical research studies
  • Database mining to identify potential research patients
  • Manage on-site lab and exam rooms, to include ordering of supplies and maintaining inventory of supplies and study-specific materials.
  • Assist Research Coordinators with study related visits, including ECG, vital signs, phlebotomy, lab processing and shipping
  • Manage on-site medical equipment, including required calibrations and daily logs


  • Must be comfortable interviewing potential patients over the phone
  • Excellent communication skills and critical attention to detail are essential
  • Knowledge of basic medical terminology and ability to review medical chart data required
  • Previous medical assistant or research assistant experience preferred. Previous experience in clinical veterinary field acceptable
  • Phlebotomy and lab specimen collection/processing skills preferred, but we will train
  • Computer skills – working knowledge of Office, comfortable with data entry

What we offer:

  • Office hours 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday, with rotating Friday afternoons off
  • Excellent compensation package including paid time-off, health insurance, 401K/profit sharing, etc.

To apply, please submit resume and cover letter along with salary requirements.

Clinical Research Institute, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
825 Nicollet Mall Suite 1135
Minneapolis, MN 55402