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(Senior) Clinical Operations Director - Niche Innovative Biotech - Switzerland

Company: Barrington James Clinical
Reference: ACCLINOPSDIR160217
Closing Date: 16 Mar 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Amazing opportunity for fast growing, successful Biotech in Switzerland


Clinical Operations Director - Switzerland

I'm currently partnering a niche global CRO who specialise in complex therapeutic indications. They are market leaders in their field and are fast becoming a well-known name in the clinical industry due to their high success rate and interesting company philosophy. They have tasked me to find the best industry talent to join their growing clinical operations team across the EMEA region and are now looking for an experienced, innovative and passionate Clinical Operations Director who will continue adding to the company’s remarkable success.

What The Role Entails:

Project Oversite/Guidance -

Provide indication specific and operational guidance when needed
Strategic consulting in relation to program / projects
Assess and evaluate projects / processes and support implementation
Formulation of appropriate plans for action
Participate in vendor selection and review process
Identify new process opportunities, drive and support process improvement initiatives and work with appropriate personnel to implement and re-evaluate processes
Vendor/CRO Management

Budget & Resourcing -

Oversight of vendor and site contracts and change order process with team/project staff
Travel and expense reports for all HQ Clinical Operations team members

Personnel -

Team performance review for direct reports
Conduct on-going performance evaluations + salary reviews, promotion or adjustment recommendations
Identify and address performance issues and training needs
Oversee personnel and assure adherence to GCP/ ICP and SOPs/WPs requirements for studies
Provide guidance and support to direct reports

My client offer an above market salary and benefits package, as well as the opportunity to be a pivotal figure in complex and market leading studies. The right candidate will need:

2 years minimum as a Director of Clinical Operations in a CRO, Biotech or Pharmaceutical company
Msc or Phd in Life Science is a bonus, but not essential depending on experience in the industry
Confident in leading a global team on multiple project programs in complex indications
Oncology, Immunology experience is a bonus
Excellent knowledge and experience with Good Clinical Practices (FDA and ICH Guidelines), other applicable regulations and the drug development process
Effective presentation skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills

If you are looking for the opportunity to utilise your skills to their full potential and make a huge impact in the success of a growing clinical operations team, contact me now to find out more -

Apply for this job: (Senior) Clinical Operations Director - Niche Innovative Biotech - Switzerland

Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Victoria House
Consort Way
Tel:  01293 776644
Fax:  01293 822333

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