Sr. Clinical Trial Leader

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Clinical Research Associate (CRA), Program Manager / Director, VP/Head of Clinical Operations
  3. United States
Irvine, USA
Posting date: 31 Jan 2020
This vacancy has now expired

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Senior Clinical Trial Leader with our client located in Irvine, CA. Successful candidate will be responsible for leading and supporting one or several clinical trials within the Clinical R&D Department while fostering strong, productive relationships with colleagues across the organization.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Under general direction and in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws/regulations and Corporate, procedures and guidelines.
  • Serve as a Clinical Research Leader within the Clinical R&D Department to execute and manage company sponsored clinical trials, ensuring compliance with timelines and study milestones.
  • Oversight/execution of feasibility, selection, set up, conduct and closure of a clinical trial within the allocated countries, in accordance with the ICH-GCP, applicable legislation and Company Standard Operating Procedures.
  • May serve as the primary contact for clinical trial sites (e.g. site management).
  • Develop clinical trial documents (e.g. study protocol, informed consents, CRF, monitoring plan, study manual, investigator brochure, annual reports) with minimal supervision.
  • Ensure applicable trial registration from study initiation through posting of results and support publications as needed; (e.g. on
  • Management/oversight of ordering, tracking, and accountability of investigational products and trial materials.
  • Interface and collaborate with site personnel, IRBs/ECs, contractors/vendors, and company personnel.
  • Oversee the development and execution of Investigator agreements and trial payments.
  • Responsible for clinical data review to prepare data for statistical analyses and publications.
  • If applicable, may perform monitoring activities including site qualification visits, site initiation visits, interim monitoring visits or close out visits based on study need.
  • Responsible for communicating business related issues or opportunities to next management level. Function as a reliable, trusted resource of accurate, up-to-date project knowledge as requested by key stakeholders.
  • Track and manage assigned project budgets to ensure adherence to business plans.
  • Support clinical scientific discussions with regulatory agencies/ notified bodies to drive support of the clinical and regulatory strategy.
  • Develop a strong understanding of the pipeline, product portfolio and business needs.
  • May serve as the clinical representative on a New Product Development team.
  • May be responsible for development of Post-Market Clinical Follow-up (PMCF) Plans and Reports.

Skills and Requirements:

  • BS with at least 6 years, MS with at least 5 years, PhD with at least 3 years of relevant experience preferred.
  • Previous experience in clinical research or equivalent is required.
  • Experience working well with cross-functional teams is required.
  • Relevant industry certifications preferred (i.e., CCRA, CCRC, CCRP, RAC, CDE, GCP, ISO 14155, MDR, MEDDEV,…).
  • Clinical/medical background a plus.
  • Experience managing projects a plus.
  • Medical device experience highly preferred.

To Apply:

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Samantha Reader at (+1) 267-983-0134 or upload your resume on our website -

A full job description is available on request.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.