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Study Start-Up Project Lead, EMEA

Company: Syneos Health
Location: Home or office based EMEA
Reference: 17004609
Closing Date: 22 Feb 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

Here at Syneos Health we are currently recruiting for a Study Start-up Project Lead to be office or home based across EMEA. As Study Start-Up Project Lead you would provide leadership to Study Start-up employees at the project level and would be accountable for achieving site activation in terms of quality, time and budget. The position covers activities at the project level with direct oversight on business contributors working in simple project team structures.


Reference number: 17004609

Study Start-up Project Lead


Home or Office based



Job Details:

  • Develop and deliver project level study start-up training, start-up plan, and coordinate deliverables from all stakeholders who participate in start-up activities
  • Review and approve study start-up documents which include sending for final approval for drug release
  • Manage the maintenance of CTA, EC and central IRB submissions throughout the study and oversee the site contracting function via Site Contract Lead/Associates
  • Support development of and present study materials at investigator/study launch meetings when required
  • Ensure efficient distribution of workload and site assignments within the team
  • Participate in business development proposals, defense meetings and proposal development
  • Ensure quality of the start-up deliverables within a project and maintain proper visibility of its progress by the use of tracking tools
  • Ensure efficient dissemination of information across the Study Start-up team within the project
  • Interact with clients and other functional departments related to start-up activities and deliverables
  • Ensure alignment of activities to budget
  • Support the identification of study start-up out of scope activities, including supporting the completion of the start-up aspects of change orders
  • Act as project manager on regional studies with limited scope of work (study start-up)
  • Oversee CTA activities where they are related to start-up deliverables



The ideal candidate will need the following experience / skills to be considered:

  • Bachelor's degree or RN in a related field or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Extensive Study Start-Up experience (preferably global), with approximately 15 studies started-up, or equivalent experience
  • Strong regulatory background and experience combined with solid leadership and project management skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate and interact with Sponsor and Project Team
  • Ability and willingness to travel (up to 40%)

We have a comprehensive benefits package and offer highly competitive remuneration.

If you have the required experience for this position and are eligible to work in the required location then please apply by CV or contact Mareike Schönberg on +49 6102 813 227.


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Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Created through the merger of two industry leading companies, INC Research and inVentiv Health, we bring together more than 22,000 clinical and commercial minds to create a better, smarter, faster way to get biopharmaceutical therapies into the hands of patients who need them most. Evolve in a global company that is always looking for ways to work smarter and more efficiently as the only fully integrated Biopharmaceutical Accelerator. You'll be supported with comprehensive resources based on today's emerging technologies, data, science and knowledge - instead of practices from the past. Teaming with some of the most talented professionals in the industry, you'll gain exposure and work in a dynamic environment to over-deliver and outperform. A career with Syneos Health means your everyday work improves patients’ lives around the world.

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Contact Information:

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Calle Hernani, 59-3 (edificio Cubik) 28020 Madrid Spain

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