Research Training Specialist JobHouston, TX

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Retina Consultants of Texas (RCTX) is currently looking for an Accounting Assistant. The Accounting Assistant is responsible for providing direct support to the Accounting Team.  


RCTX offers the following competitive benefits for full-time eligible employees after the introductory period:

  • Medical Insurance Plans
  • Vision Insurance Plan
  • Dental Insurance Plan
  • 401K Contribution
  • Life Insurance
  • PTO and Holiday Pay

RCTX is one of the largest and most respected retina-only ophthalmology practices in the United States, dedicated to preserving vision for patients throughout the state. RCTX has three certified research centers and is one of the leading sites for retinal research in the country. All Retina Consultants of Texas physicians are board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and specialize exclusively in diseases and surgery of the retina, vitreous and macula. In addition, RCTX has both uveitis and ocular oncology specialty divisions, which focus on inflammation and cancer treatments of the eye. Our surgeons have studied at some of the most renowned institutions in the nation and all have graduated at the top of their classes.


RCTX follows all CDC and local authority protocols to ensure the safety and well-being of the patients, providers, employees and communities. 


RCTX is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and an Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment that celebrates diversity


Job Summary: The training specialist is primarily responsible for assisting in the coordination of various research specific trainings and projects. Day-to-day activities may include all or some of the essential functions listed below, depending upon individual experience / knowledge and the needs of the organization which are subject to change from time to time. 


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides technical assistance, troubleshoot, and provide solutions associated with issues related to delivery of content
  • Inventories and maintains a resource library with information and documentation needed to educate and train the department
  • Demonstrates accountability for customer service and professional behavior through personal work ethic, teamwork, and effective communication skills
  • Prepares training documentation, such as training manuals, notes, questionnaires, and other support materials.
  • Distributes course catalogs, processes registration, and answers routine inquiries regarding courses and schedules.
  • Obtains, assembles, and distributes course materials and teaching aides as required for each type of program.
  • Coordinates and arranges for the use of audio visual and other necessary equipment, finds and arranges for appropriate space and facilities for training, makes catering arrangements for meals and refreshments, and ensures housekeeping, maintenance, and repairs are taken care of.
  • Sends training notifications to participants, informing them about training demands and other important aspects.
  • Prepares appropriate forms, correspondence, memoranda, and records regarding course attendance, feedback on programs, instructors, etc.
  • Keeps records about each training course and prepares reports and statistical summaries.
  • Prepares and distributes training certificates for participants or attendees when appropriate.
  • Maintains and may reorder training material, teaching aides, and information on outside programs.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by direct supervisor and/or Research Leadership
  • Hosts other Retina Consultants of America practices. This can include assisting in creating the agenda for the trip, ensuring travel is booked, hotels are booked, training materials are printed, meals are ordered and ready for the site visit.
  • Required to travel within the Region and possibly outside of the Region on rare occasions for events
  • Performs other duties as assigned by direct supervisor and/or Research Leadership


  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Ability to multitask in a high volume, fast-paced environment.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access) adobe, Camtasia, and similar solutions
  • Task and detail oriented.
  • Experience creating training material to include presentations both in-person and virtually
  • Technology skills with Smartphones, iPads, and any required apps for training



Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or one to two years of experience in a related field.


Experience Requirements:

  • 1-3 years progressive experience in training program design and delivery


Physical Abilities:

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time 
  • Must be able to write 
  • Must be able to travel to and from different office locations (RCTX and RCA)
  • Must be able to communicate via telephone 
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Job ID:2023-1671

Research Training Specialist JobHouston, TX

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