Oncology Field Nurse Manager

Updated: July 1, 2020
Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Job ID: 125698


There’s one thing you do that’s exceptional: lead.

You formulate a plan and empower your team to provide clinical expertise to health care providers helping them to improve patient outcomes. Your capacity to creatively strategize, motivate clinicians, and elicit achievement makes you the right fit for a Field Clinical Manager role with Syneos Health.


The Field Nurse Manager is primarily responsible for leading, directing and managing all activities associated with the clinical education, training and field activities for the Flex Oncology Clinical specialists. The Field Manager will work closely with the National Program Director and the operations team to manage the flex nurses effectively to meet the contract deliverables. Additionally, the Field Manager is responsible for contributing to the coaching and development of nurses to assure that all contractual metrics are met. The Field Manager will participate and contribute in meetings with the client and the National Program Director. The Field Manager serves as the vehicle between the field and the National Program Director and Operations to implement positive solutions.

Duties may include, but are not limited to, any of the following:

  • Achieve all contract performance goals and objectives as established in the client agreement.
  • Manage and approve field expenses.
  • Ensure that administrative activities are thorough, accurate and timely.
  • Participate, as requested, in client meetings.
  • Provide communication to insure that members of the field and leadership teams are focused on delivering the expectations of the customer. Reinforce customer-focused values.
  • Conduct regularly scheduled meetings with all direct reports. (Virtual)
  • Perform field rides for coaching and development if needed. reports summarizing all activity
  • Participate, as requested, in internal meetings to update progress and suggest positive solutions to specific issues and/or opportunities.
  • Oversee recruiting, staffing, hiring, and training of field flex nurse specialists. Minimize turnover through selection process.
  • Provide performance feedback to all direct reports. Conduct ongoing discussions and documentation. Prepare annual performance appraisal.
  • Participate in company programs, which focus on individual development.

Job Requirements

Along with a results-oriented mindset, self-assurance and an engaging manner, the ideal candidate has:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Clinical/Nursing experience strongly preferred
  • Minimum of 5 plus years clinical experience in Oncology
  • Minimum of 5 years of pharmaceutical experience
  • Minimum of 2 years in management
  • Operations experience, preferred

At Syneos Health, we believe in providing an environment and culture in which our people can thrive, develop and advance. We reward and recognize our people by providing valuable benefits and a quality of life balance.

Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing global company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Here, each day brings an opportunity to take ownership of a new challenge. Teaming with some of the most talented clinicians in the industry, you'll improve patient outcomes and work in a dynamic environment to create better, smarter, faster ways to get biopharmaceutical therapies to patients. By joining Syneos Health, you’ll be connected to our multitude of career paths and pipeline of employment opportunities.

WORK HERE MATTERS EVERYWHERE | How will you accelerate improving patient outcomes?

Syneos Health companies are affirmative action/equal opportunity employers (Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled)

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