Clinical Project Director

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Program Manager / Director
  3. China
Shanghai, China
Posting date: 18 Dec 2019
This vacancy has now expired

A leading biopharmaceutical company is seeking to recruit a Clinical Project Director to their office in Shanghai. The organisation is devoted to the development of a new generation of innovative drugs and prides itself on its broad immune-oncology pipeline. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading organisation.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for the implementation, management and reporting of assigned clinical trials.
  • Leading the execution of the clinical studies in conformance with Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and in accordance with the International Conference of Harmonization (ICH) Guidelines.
  • Key member of the clinical project team working closely with the Medical Leader and other key functions.
  • Accountable for all aspects of assigned study execution including where applicable, CRO selection, study plan design, execution, study start-up, CRO and vendor management and performance, study budget and timelines.
  • Developing all study plans in collaboration with the CRO.
  • Managing all aspects of clinical operational plan.
  • Ensuring the successful completion of clinical studies that are on time and within budget.
  • Accountable for ensuring all needed aspects of clinical operations are identified (drug, resources, contracts, budgets, etc) and planned in timely manner.
  • Generating contingency plans where necessary, proactively identify potential issues/risks and mitigate.
  • Managing and monitoring the performance of all CROs and vendors to ensure the successful completion of program regarding timelines and budget.
  • Managing the budget, contract requirements, and performance metrics for the team to ensure that trials/development program plans are on target.
  • Working with DM to develop data capture tools that reflect the requirements of the protocol.
  • Reviewing clinical data and metrics to identify trends.
  • Developing mitigation plans as necessary.
  • Reviewing and approving clinical supply and dispensing design and drug labels.
  • Liaising with CRO on Investigational Review Boards (IRBs) and Ethics Committees (ECs) requirements and questions.
  • Reviewing and contributing to key study documents including protocols, case report forms (CRFs) and informed consent templates.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Life Sciences, Pharmacy or Life Sciences. Advanced degree preferred.
  • At least 10 years of experience working in industry and/ or with a CRO is required -managing clinical studies.
  • Must be able to work collaboratively with others both internally and externally. Oncology experience preferred.
  • Good working knowledge of GCP and ICH guidelines.
  • Title and compensation commensurate with qualifications and experience.
  • Proactive and organised with exceptional follow-up.
  • Anticipate/ identify problems and takes appropriate action to correct.
  • High degree of accuracy with attention to details.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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