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Senior Clinical Trial Lead

Company: RBW Consulting
Reference: DN-CH-CLINOPS22
Closing Date: 07 Sep 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

We are currently working in partnership with one of the leading names in the Pharmaceutical arena.


For well over 250 years this organisation have been pioneering new therapeutic candidates into the global markets, treating serious unmet medical needs in the market.

As the organisation grows and the clinical team continues to develop, we are now looking to bring onboard a Senior Clinical Trial Lead, to sit as a member of the Global Program Team, managing Global Clinical Operations activities in Oncology in accordance to the Clinical Development Plan.


Your role and responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  • Actively leading a high quality, global clinical operations/trial team, ensuring all appropriate strategic and tactical topics are discussed and managed effectively.
  • You will collaborate with core clinical ops members, to ensure that the global operations are in line with strategic objective of the asset plan.
  • Ensure all operations are approved by appropriate approval/governance bodies at appropriate time points
  • Lead through influence and effectively communicates/collaborates with multiple internal and external stakeholders
  • Responsible for the development and execution of the Clin ops plan, in conjunction with the lead physician.
  • Contributes to the development of Clin Ops and asset plan from both a strategic (eg key decision points and risk, study scenario planning) and operational perspectives (eg study timelines and financials)
  • Represents Clinical Operations as a key Program Team Member
  • May interface with to key external stakeholders (KOL’s, advocacy groups, partners etc)

Operational Leadership

  • Provides high level oversight of the individual studies (matrix leadership of the Clinical Trial/Operations Team and ongoing review to ensure adherence with key parameters (eg, time, cost, quality).
  • Accountable for operational delivery of all studies as part of the clinical program (from planning, execution, data delivery and inspection planning and support activities)
  • Leverages deep operational expertise to help in the development of overall program level operations strategy.
  • Collaborates with key stakeholders internally and externally to understand the global therapeutic landscape. Leverages this knowledge for the benefit of the ject/program
  • Contribute to ongoing process improvement and department initiatives within Clinical Program Leadership and across Global Clinical Operations

To be considered for this role, you must have:

  • A minimum of 12 years Clinical Operations experience with at least 5 years global clinical research and operational strategy experience including responsibility ensuring studies and programs are executed to quality, timelines and budget.
  • At least 5 years Oncology experience within Clin Ops
  • Demonstration of project/program management skills including risk assessment, timeline and budget management and contingency planning.
  • Demonstration of effective team leadership in cross-functional matrix teams.
  • Advanced scientific degree or equivalent experience.

Please contact me for further details.

With unrivalled industry knowledge and excellent links with hiring managers in Biotechs, Pharmas and CROs throughout the UK, Europe and across the world, we would be delighted to speak with you about the role you are looking for. Call +44 (0)1293 584 300 or email for a confidential discussion about your options for progression.


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Contact Information:

Address:  RBW Consulting LLP, Crawley, Zug Branch
Grabenstrasse 42, 6301 Zug, Switzerland

Tel:  0800896891
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