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Clinical Project Coordinator

COMPASS Pathways

COMPASS Pathways

San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, January 13, 2024

Company introduction:

Compass Pathways plc (Nasdaq: CMPS) is a biotechnology company dedicated to accelerating patient access to evidence-based innovation in mental health. The Company is headquartered in London, UK, and has offices in New York City and San Francisco in the US. We focus on developing innovations that can improve the lives of those who are suffering with mental health challenges and who are not helped by current treatments.

We are pioneering the development of a new model of psilocybin treatment, in which our proprietary formulation of synthetic psilocybin (which has received breakthrough therapy designation from the FDA) is administered with psychological support. We are currently in phase 3 study for treatment-resistant depression (TRD), and phase 2 for both post-traumatic stress disorder and anorexia nervosa. Our vision is a world of mental wellbeing - Compass Pathways.

Job overview:

The Clinical Project Coordinator will be responsible for supporting the planning, coordination, and implementation of clinical research projects. They will also monitor and present project updates to relevant stakeholders, clients, or project team members.

Location: United States (Hybrid Office based in New York or San Francisco).

Reports to: The Clinical Project Manager will report to the Manager, Clinical Project Coordination.

Roles and responsibilities

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Supports members of the Clinical Operations and Therapist Training team in the planning and conduct of cross-functional clinical research projects
  • Provides day-to-day operational support for all COMPASS Pathways clinical trials
  • Liaises with clinical trial sites to develop and implement creative solutions to address recruitment barriers/challenges
  • Works closely with external collaborators, including CROs and clinical vendors, to provide robust support to clinical trial sites
  • Monitors project deliverables and updates relevant stakeholders or team members on project progress, where appropriate


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience in a clinical research setting
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and, written communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and tight deadlines
  • Working knowledge of the key elements of clinical trial operations
  • Experience in Pharma/Biotech, CRO and/or academic research is essential
  • An inquiring mind and great enthusiasm to work in an exciting and fast-moving environment
  • Aligned to our company mission and values of Compassionate, Bold, Rigorous and Inclusive

Please note that the base salary range is a guideline, and individual total compensation will vary based on factors such as qualifications, skill level, competencies, and work location.

Base pay is one part of the Total Package that is provided to compensate and recognise employees for their work and any role at Compass, regardless of the location, is eligible for additional discretionary bonuses and equity.

【For NYC】Compensation Description (annually):
$80,000$105,000 USD

Benefits & Compensation:

For an overview of our benefits package and compensation information, please visit "Working at Compass".

Equal opportunities:

UK applicants

We are proud of our commitment to diversity and equality (pursuant to the Equality Act 2010). We do not discriminate based upon race, religion or belief, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, pregnancy or maternity, marital or civil partner status, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, age or disability.

US applicants

Compass Pathways is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, military service, genetic information, familial or marital status, or any other status, category, or characteristic protected by applicable law.