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Clinical Site Manager (Germany - Decentralized)

Company: PAREXEL
Location: Germany
Reference: 41550BR
Closing Date: 17 Feb 18
Type: Not Specified
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Job Purpose:The Clinical Site Manager (CSM) is the clinical sites’ direct point of contact and accountable for managing site quality and delivery from site identification through close-out. ...


Job Purpose:
The Clinical Site Manager (CSM) is the clinical sites’ direct point of contact and accountable for managing site quality and delivery from site identification through close-out. The aim of this role is to build the relationship with the site, to be the sole position accountable for the site performance, including driving the site successfully to initiation, the development of a robust patient recruitment strategy, setting up of a system, assessing compliance with regulations and the site’s capability to comply with the study needs and recruitment expectations, and problem solving to address and resolve site issues.

This may include various tasks and roles within the CSM framework, contingent upon project phase and country demands, and complexity of the study. The Clinical Site Manager will oversee the conduct of the trial at designated sites, ensuring the rights and well-being of human subjects are protected, evaluating the quality and integrity of the reported data, evaluating the site efficacy of staff training and requiring retraining where necessary, developing strategy regarding patient recruitment, evaluating and building the relationship with the clinical site, using problem-solving to promote positive working relationships with the site and staff, and ensuring the conduct of the trial is in compliance with the currently approved protocol/amendment(s), with GCP and with the applicable regulatory requirement(s).

Where available an “Initiation Clinical Site Manager“(iCSM) specializing in Pre SIV activities will be assigned & accountable for managing and driving the strategy for the Pre SIV / start up tasks of the study. The iCSM can also support protocol amendments if applicable.

Key Accountabilities:
Start-Up(from site identification through pre-initiation)
Maintenance (from initiation through close out)
Overall Accountabilities from Site identification to Close out

QualificationsExperience and Qualifications:-
At least two years on-site monitoring experience with related qualifications (Site management experience or equivalent experience in clinical research, with understanding of clinical trials methodology and terminology).
Educated to degree level (biological science, pharmacy or other health-related discipline preferred) or equivalent nursing qualification or other equivalent experience.

Sound problem solving skills.
Able to take initiative and work independently, and to proactively seek guidance when necessary.
Advance presentation skills.
Client focused approached to work.
Ability to interact professionally within an client organization.
Flexible attitude with respect to work assignments and new learning.
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks, and achieve project timelines; utilizing strong analytical skills to make decisions autonomously due to the unpredictable nature of the issues that arise.
Willingness to work in a matrix environment and to value the importance of teamwork.
Strong computer skills including but not limited to the knowledge of a Clinical Trial Management System (CTMS), Electronic Document Management System (EDMS), and MS-Office products such as Excel and Word.
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Sense of urgency in completing assigned tasks and ability to assist others to meet study / country deliverables.
Effective time management in order to meet study needs, team objectives and department goals.
Developing ability to work across cultures.
Shows commitment to and performs consistently high quality work.
Ability to successfully work in a ('virtual') team environment.
Consulting skills.
Able to accommodate travel time requirements, according to tasks allocation / phase of the study assigned.
Attention to detail.
Holds a drivers license where required.

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Contact Information:

Address:  PAREXEL International
The Quays
101-105 Oxford Road
Tel:  +44 1895 238000
Fax:  +44 1895 238494
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