Clinical Trials Manager - I

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Clinical Trial Assistant (CTA), Program Manager / Director
  3. United Kingdom
Hillingdon, England
Posting date: 26 Nov 2019
This vacancy has now expired

A vacancy has arisen for a Clinical Trials Manager - I with an internationally renowned pharmaceutical company, based in their UK office. This organisation is known for its solid commercial portfolio of life-saving drugs within a number of therapy areas, along with a growing pipeline of investigational drugs and an unmatched patient access program. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading pharmaceutical organization and support their innovative impact on the healthcare field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support and oversee Investigator Sponsored Trials, including Fair Market Value and feasibility assessments, contract milestone advice, and tracking and publishing follow-up as required.
  • Provide operational management of Post-Authorisation Studies.
  • Manage aspects of assigned international post-authorisation studies within designated program budgets and timelines.
  • Develop and maintain study budgets.
  • Contribute to the development of RFPs and participate in selection of CROs/vendors.
  • Manage CROs/vendors for assigned post-authorisation studies.
  • Communicate project status and issues and ensure project team goals are met.
  • Contribute to the writing of and coordinate reviews of relevant documents, including protocols, informed consents, case report forms, monitoring plans, and clinical study reports.
  • Maintain study timelines and communicate adjustments where necessary.
  • Develop good working relationships with the company's US late phase operational team and cross-functional staff internationally as required.
  • Participate in the preparation of interim/final clinical study reports.
  • Contribute to development of abstracts, presentations, and manuscripts.
  • Keep study status in Clinical Trial Management System up to date for assigned studies.
  • Under supervision, may participate in or lead departmental strategic initiatives.
  • Conduct study feasibility in conjunction with internal Medical Affairs and Clinical Operations staff and/or external collaborators or CROs.
  • Participate in CRO calls as necessary.
  • Conduct Monitoring/co-monitoring as required.
  • Contribute to Clinical Operations International team activities & initiatives.
  • Serve as a resource for others within the company for clinical trials management expertise.
  • Works with Clinical Program Managers to manage the European component of global post-authorisation studies and/or the entire process of an EU post-authorisation study, with the ability to identify issues and adapt to changes.
  • Interact with cross-functional teams internally and externally to ensure study progress.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for CROs, addressing questions and applying knowledge to resolve problems.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Typically requires a BSc in a relevant scientific discipline.
  • Typically requires relevant clinical experience in the pharmaceutical or health care industry or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in the management of Phase IV and Non-Interventional studies is essential.
  • Experience in the review and oversight of Investigator Sponsored Trials desirable.
  • Knowledge of post-marketing requirements and different types of post-authorisation safety and efficacy studies.
  • Must be able to generally understand, interpret, and explain protocol requirements to others.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of ICH GCP, GVP, FDA, and EMEA regulations and guidelines applicable to post-authorization studies.
  • Must be able to participate in multiple departmental or interdepartmental strategic initiatives under limited supervision.
  • Must be able to resolve problems using national and international regulations, guidelines, and investigator interaction.
  • 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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