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Global Project Manager - Oncology Biotech - Edinburgh

pension, healthcare, car allowance, stock option - Clinical Operations - Clinical Research General
Ref: 1054 Date Posted: Monday 16 Jul 2018
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Entrust people are working with an exciting growing oncology biotech business who are developing their offering within some of the key oncology areas, at this time we are working closely with their VP of Clinical development to build out their clinical group as they move forward with their phase III program launches.

This requirement is looking for experienced project managers from either a biotech or CRO type business, who can demonstrate all the components of a competent Global Project Manager from within the oncology space

This Biotech business has developed some extremely credible results to date and therefore offers and excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, entrepreneurial structure with a very close working link with the board and leadership team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all clinical studies conducted are in accordance with Good Clinical Practice guidelines (GCP) and are completed on time 
  • Work closely with internal team and external CRO partners globally
  • Generate clinical project plans and oversee adherence to ensure business objectives and key deliverables are met
  • Contribute to the clinical trial design and the identification of potential study sites where necessary
  • Oversee and manage the development and approval of clinical trial documentation
  • Oversee and manage timely clinical trial submissions to ethics authority and assist where possible in regulatory applications in order to proceed with clinical studies
  • Management of any specialist vendors contracted by in relation to day to day operations of assigned clinical trials and to ensure that study timelines and deliverables are being achieved as contracted
  • Develop ongoing relationships with sites and centres
  • Ongoing risk assessment and management
  • Ongoing evaluation of project strengths, weaknesses and potential areas for improvement

Key skills required:

  • Excellent project management and personnel management skills
  • Fluent written and oral English language including familiarity with medical terminology
  • Professional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and to prioritise tasks
  • Ability to multitask 
  • Ability to contribute to developing the programs 
  • A flexible and adaptable attitude
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Numeracy and good attention to detail
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Self-motivation and enthusiasm

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