Contract Senior Manager, Global Trial Optimisation

£600 - £650 per day
  1. Contract
  2. Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
  3. United Kingdom
London, England
Posting date: 15 May 2024

Proclinical is seeking a dedicated Manager of Global Trial Optimisation. This role involves overseeing the clinical development strategy, clinical study concepts and protocols as well as operational plans. The successful candidate will play a crucial part in maintaining relationships with external experts to facilitate a wide source of country and disease area intelligence that can be utilised in study design and operational planning.


- Lead study level feasibility processes to inform study design, optimal geographical placement, and operational planning.

- Partner with teams during CRO led feasibility activities to support validation of study and country level enrolment rates and study start-up timelines.

- Support the development and implementation of the Global Trial Optimization function through process initiatives and change management activities.

- Partner with Data and Analytics function to review and identify appropriate central data sources.

- Lead study level engagements to obtain, analyze and deliver high-quality targeted information from external stakeholders.

- Lead study level activities to generate and deliver patient level insights.

- Provide input into a range of continuous improvement activities to ensure consistency of Global Trial Optimization process execution.

- Partner with study teams to develop and implement patient recruitment and retention tactics aligned with defined study strategy.

Key Skills and Requirements:

- Exceptional interpersonal & leadership skills.

- Expert knowledge and a data-driven approach to planning, executing, and problem-solving.

- Advanced communication skills via verbal, written, and presentation abilities.

- Proactive and self-disciplined, ability to meet deadlines, effective use of time, and prioritization.

- Ability to influence and negotiate across a wide range of collaborators.

- Knowledge of ICH/GCP and regulatory guidelines/directives.

- Advanced project management skills, cross-functional team leadership, and organizational skills.

- A minimum of a Bachelor's degree and relevant industry experience.

- Direct experience managing global clinical trial operations, including experience developing protocols and key study documents.

- Technical proficiency in trial management software and MS applications.

Interested or know someone who might be? Reach out to ­­­­Matthew Pike using the following:


📞 +44 207 4400 639 (5342)

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