Pharmiweb ChannelsAll | PharmaCo | Clinical Research | R&D/BioTech | Sales/Mktg | Healthcare | Recruitment | Pharmacy | Medical Comms RSS Feed RSS Feeds RSS Feed PharmiWeb Candidate Blog RSS Feed PharmiWeb Client Blog

Job Details

PW 6740 Senior Manager, Clinical Operations Oncology

Company: AXESS
Location: Hertfordshire
Reference: PW 6740
Closing Date: 10 Nov 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Full Corporate Benefits package

Job Summary:

This is a high profile, global clinical ops lead role within the Oncology Group of this global pharma company. You will lead a cross-functional study team across a number of oncology studies in both early phase II as well a pivotal Phase III study, ensuring study milestones and deliverables are achieved according and executed according to ICH/GCP guidelines and company SOPs.



Top Global Pharma

Innovative, ethical and supportive working environment

Excellent transport links and onsite parking

1-2 direct reports


The Senior Manager Clinical Operations will be responsible for but not limited to the following:

Clinical Trial Management

Has primary accountability for operational study level time, cost and quality deliverables

Manages overall study budget – for large, global or multiple regional studies

Clinical Trial Execution

Coordinates all operational clinical research activities for regional / global studies
Manages all aspects of study progress from start-up to close-out activities in accordance with ICH/ GCP guidelines
Contributes to preparation of teams and documents for inspections

Document Creation and Management

Contributes to the development and/ or review of high level study related documents (e.g., PCS, Protocol, CRF etc.)
Oversees the development of study manuals and monitoring manuals

CRO / Vendor Management

Serves as primary interface with CROs to ensure appropriate study/operational strategy is followed

Selects  / approves monitoring CROs and study sites
Evaluates vendor proposals against company’s terms and critical needs and partners with internal functions to define scope of work
Manages CROs for successful conduct of the clinical trial and assesses contractual


·         Science graduate

·         Proven track record as a clinical study manager leading international study teams, including CRO and vendor management and internal cross-functional collaborations to deliver high quality Oncology studies to time and budget.

·         Previous pharma industry experience in Oncology including awareness of current anti-tumour therapies, and be at ease with tools such as RECIST criteria for tumour assessment, NCI Common Toxicity Criteria.

·         Proven track record of line management and leading cross-functional teams, people coordination, mentoring of junior colleagues.

·         Experience in budget management

·         Full understanding of current ICH/GCP guidelines.


For a confidential discussion please telephone Andrea Litovszky at AXESS Limited on 020 8560 2300. To apply, please click the Apply for Job button quoting reference PW-6740.

Only candidates with EU work authorisation will be considered.


Senior Manager, Clinical Operations Oncology, study manager, clinical operations manager, clinical operations senior manager oncology, clinical study manager, clinical study manager oncology, clinical project management, vendor management, global study manager, clinical operations, senior study manager, CPM, Oncology, EU clinical trial, European clinical trial, ICH, GCP


AXESS has been operating since 1990

We are a recruitment business dedicated to the pharmaceutical industry, specialising in Medical Affairs, Regulatory Affairs & Clinical Development

We match professional candidates to the best permanent, contract and interim roles in the market

Visit us at


Apply for this job:  PW 6740 Senior Manager, Clinical Operations Oncology

Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Isabella House,
12 Union Court,
Richmond upon Thames,
Tel:  +44 (0)20 8560 2300
Fax:  +44 (0)20 8560 2033
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

Share | | |
Site Map | Privacy & Security | Cookies | Terms and Conditions is Europe's leading industry-sponsored portal for the Pharmaceutical sector, providing the latest jobs, news, features and events listings.
The information provided on is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician.