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Lead Data Manager - Homebased UK

Company: Chiltern
Reference: LDM/UK
Closing Date: 26 Apr 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

Chiltern is currently looking for a Lead Data Manager homebased in the UK.


Chiltern is Europe’s largest privately owned Clinical Research Organization, with over 4300 employees and 47 offices throughout Europe, both Eastern and Western, North America and in Asia.  We have worked in virtually every therapeutic area for all the major pharmaceutical companies and very many of the smaller ones.


Chiltern is currently looking for a Lead Data Manager based in the UK.




Supervise and mentor assigned Clinical Data Management staff. Manage project budgets, timelines, resource planning, and overall quality of data management services of assigned projects/sponsors.




  - Evaluate and manage project budget against project milestones to ensure project profitability. Take corrective measures where necessary to keep project in line with budget and profit expectations. Track scope changes and obtain sponsor approval for change orders. Review, approve and follow-up on sponsor invoices.

  - Supervisory position managing activities of Clinical Data Management staff assigned to specific sponsors. Perform Annual Employee Performance Evaluations.

  - Establish appropriate project tracking using computer assisted programs and ensure timely entry of project information. Ongoing QC review of posted study documentation in study portal and in PMF for completion and audit readiness.

  - Manage timelines for assigned protocol(s) and ensure that all applicable Clinical Data Management staff are aware and on target for all sponsor company deliverables. Manage sponsor expectations with regards to scope of work and deliverables. Ensure efficient cross functional handoffs.

  - Escalate any potential or actual issues to supervisor, project team, and/or sponsor company in a timely manner with suggested resolution, and follow issues through to resolution.

  - Ensure that Clinical Data Management staff documents initial and ongoing training as required by both Chiltern and the sponsor company.

  - Contribute to the development and/or revision of Clinical Data Management SOPs and related documentation.

  - Present CDM function at conferences, external non-study meetings, etc. Attend Bid Defense Meetings and provide input into proposals as requested.




  - Exemplifies, delivers and expects professionalism using strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

  - Keeps internal and external sponsors informed of project and/or technical issues by pro-actively communicating across teams/functions.

  - Manages and directly supervises assigned clinical data management team.

  - Communicates effectively through both written and verbal methods.

  - Anticipates changing priorities and demands and addresses them proactively.

  - Manages time effectively in order to produce quality deliverables in expected timeframe.

  - Exemplifies, delivers and expects professionalism using strong interpersonal and organizational skills.



1. Medical/Nursing, Life Science/Mathematical Degree or relevant experience.

2. 6+ yrs. experience, Experience leading multiple studies simultaneously.

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Contact Information:

Address:  London, UK
171 Bath Road Slough Berkshire
Tel:  +44 (0) 1753 512000
Fax:  +44 (0) 1753 511116
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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