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Sanofi Group Clinical Sample Coordinator in Framingham, Massachusetts

Jo b overview

The Clinical Sample Coordinator works as part of a multidisciplinary team to assist with the management of biological samples in support of Sanofi’s nonclinical and clinical studies. Manage the lifecycle of samples and carry out laboratory maintenance activities to ensure samples are handled with the highest degree of quality in the laboratory following GLP/GCLP standards, regulatory requirements, standard operating procedures, and safety practices.


  • Receive sample shipments, document any sample issues or discrepancies, and notify appropriate internal and external colleagues as needed

  • Accession samples in Watson LIMS and organize samples for pickup by bioanalysts

  • Maintain lab equipment and perform routine operational/administrative tasks

  • Coordinate sample shipments to external laboratories and biorepositories upon request

  • Work with Biosample Managers and study teams to retain and discard samples in compliance with subject informed consent and applicable regulatory requirements

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Associate or Bachelor or higher in a scientific discipline or an equivalent combination of education and 0-3 years of experience

  • Previous LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System)/data entry experience

  • Biological sample handling experience preferred

  • Detail oriented and comfortable with repetitive tasks

Terms of employment

  • Monday to Friday

  • Day shift (e.g., 7:30 AM to 4 PM – flexibility in start/end times possible)

  • Minimal to no travel anticipated

  • Start date as soon as possible

  • May assist with training new staff on sample management procedures

What makes this position unique?

The Biological Sample Management team supports non-clinical and clinical development through operationalization of sampling plans, plays a critical role in maintaining the quality of samples for analysis, and contributes to sample management processes to help drive continuous improvement.

Benefits of working in this role

  • Opportunities to engage with internal and external partners in a global environment

  • Tuition reimbursement available to enhance development in current organization or in preparation for future roles

Location information

This position is currently located in Framingham, Massachusetts with a move to Cambridge, Massachusetts planned approximately June 2021.

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