Manager, Cancer Registry

Moffitt McKinley Campus, 10920 N McKinley Drive, Tampa, FL 3

Cancer Registry

Full Time


Day Shift

Monday through Friday 8a-4:30p

Bachelor Degree

Moffitt Cancer Center is internationally recognized for our focus on personalized cancer care and translational research. The mission of Moffitt is clear, focused, and fully stated in nine words, "To contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer." With a tradition of excellence that began with the first patient admission in 1986, dedicated Moffitt physicians, scientists, and staff members have remained committed to excellence in an atmosphere characterized by kindness, caring, and hope.

5 years experience


Moffitt Cancer Center is recruiting for the Manager of the Cancer Registry in Tampa, FL.  


Position Highlights:

  • The Manager of the Cancer Registry will provide day-to-day support for the Abstractors and Data Abstraction Specialist team while keeping with department benchmarks for both productivity and accuracy of work.  
  • The Manager will maintain a culture and work environment of trust, respect and collaboration and will ensure that team members adhere to the policies and procedures of the department.
  • Management expectations include recruiting top talent, employee development, performance management and evaluation – inclusive of hiring and terminating, coaching, mentoring, monitoring workloads and determining appropriate staffing levels for the Director.
  • Leads the team to support compliance with Chapter 5 of the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer program standards relating to abstracting timeliness and data quality.  

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Open to change
  • Extensive Cancer Registry experience in a CoC accredited facility
  • Team player and enjoys a team based environment
  • Likes to innovate and come up with new ideas
  • Has Cancer Registry management experience
  • Experience leading a remote team while maintaining team cohesiveness/connectivity
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment
  • Can lend expertise on a daily basis  


  • Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: management of abstracting staff/contracting staff, active participation with budget justifications, advisor to work group leaders.
  • Responsible for working cohesively with the Director to ensure that the team's work aligns with the goals of the department contributing to the Moffitt strategic plan.
  • Responsible for monitoring process workflows and employee productivity. Identifies opportunities for improvement and effectively manages change through authentic dialogue with the team.
  • Demonstrated management, leadership and inter-personal skills with ability to interact effectively and professionally with both internal and external end users. 

Credentials and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Life Science's or related field. Master's degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience as Cancer Registrar in an academic/research or central registry setting.
  • CTR required.
  • Experience working with a computerized cancer registry database.


Moffitt Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran or disabled status. We seek candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.