Contract Clinical Program Director

Up to £750 per day
  1. Contract
  2. Program Manager / Director
  3. United Kingdom
London, England
Posting date: 10 Jun 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a contract Clinical Program Director to lead a Global Project Team. You will work with the development team to design operational inputs but also develop programme strategy.

Job Responsibilities

  • Plans, directs and delivers the operational components of assigned clinical programs from design concept to final CSR, through to study closed and archived within agreed budget, time, quality and aligned KPIs
  • Leads and delivers differentiated and robust operational options for review at Investment Decision Governance interactions
  • Leads operational discussions with external entities including regulatory agencies, preferred partners/suppliers and external collaborators
  • Develops and maintains effective program level risk management/mitigation plans to ensure timely delivery to quality and budget
  • Accountable for planning and leading issue escalation and resolution
  • Accountable for the acquisition of clinical trial data from internal and external sources
  • Input to the study delivery related activities associated with regulatory inspections/audits in liaison with Clinical Quality Assurance
  • Accountable for the quality of study delivery planning information into relevant planning systems
  • Accountable for coordination of selection of external providers for programme/study specific tasks
  • Provision to procurement of clear specifications for program/study specific outsourcing
  • Review and operational approval of program/study specific contracts or work orders
  • Operational management and oversight of external providers at program/study level
  • Engagement with preclinical and translational science as well as statistics and regulatory in order to design and deliver robust clinical development plans.

Skills and Requirements

  • Minimum BA/BSc
  • At least three years' relevant experience in clinical development including team leadership.
  • Experience or capability to manage in-house and/or outsourced regional or global Phase 1, 2 or 3 studies from study start-up to study report completion.
  • A SrCPM must have substantial experience in study management in different indications and proven ability to manage complex multinational studies or multiple simultaneous studies from start to end.

To Apply

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