Pharmiweb ChannelsAll | PharmaCo | Clinical Research | R&D/BioTech | Sales/Mktg | Healthcare | Recruitment | Pharmacy | Medical Comms RSS Feed RSS Feeds

Job Details

Biomarker Operations Project Manager - Welwyn Garden City

Company: CK Clinical
Location: Welwyn Garden City
Reference: CL41625
Closing Date: 20 Apr 18
Type: Contract
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

Steve Lord is recruiting for a Biomarker Operations Project Manager to join a global pharmaceutical company at their site based in Welwyn Garden City on...


Steve Lord is recruiting for a Biomarker Operations Project Manager to join a global pharmaceutical company at their site based in Welwyn Garden City on a contract basis for 12 months.

The main purpose of the role will be to:
- Provide biomarker operational expertise and guidance to the global study management team
- Accountable for planning, coordinating and overseeing all operational activities required to manage the lifecycle of biomarker samples (including companion diagnostic samples)
- Responsible for collaborating closely with biomarker scientists and Biomarker Operations Program Leaders to execute biomarker operational strategies, serving as a single point of contact for biomarker operations on multiple SMTs, and with internal and external stakeholders.
- Develop and maintain effective working relationships with SMT members with particular focus on the operational team, diagnostic partners, external CRO & Central Lab (for outsourced teams) and external biomarker vendors where applicable.
- Build and maintain effective and efficient high performing biomarker sample analysis & data delivery. Supporting relevant stakeholders in their accountabilities, responsibilities and deliverables to drive decision on timelines.
- Responsible for the identification and selection of biomarker vendors in collaboration with BOPL, biomarker scientist, GPPS and diagnostics managers; ensuring appropriate cross functional input is incorporated into the scope of work.
- Ensure collection, delivery and analysis of bio samples under the highest standards of quality, ethics and informed consent at study level.

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:
-Scientific/ laboratory background
-Clinical trials and drug development experience
-Project management and vendor management experience
-Good with data and using systems
-Neuroscience therapy area experience desirable but not essential
-Extensive clinical development experience with evidence of working in teams running clinical studies
-Clinical or biological laboratory experience with evidence of involvement in the processing and/ or analysis of biological samples (patient samples to clinics)
- Planning, organisational and time management skills
- Highly flexible in a fast pace global matrix environment
- Professional interpersonal skills, excellent oral/ written communication and influencing skills
- Creates team culture and promotes team spirits
- Good knowledge of ICH GCP Competencies

Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference CL41625 in all correspondence.

Apply for this job: Biomarker Operations Project Manager - Welwyn Garden City

Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
9 High Street
Tel:  +44 (0)1438 743047
Fax:  +44 (0) 1438723800
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

Site Map | Privacy & Security | Cookies | Terms and Conditions is Europe's leading industry-sponsored portal for the Pharmaceutical sector, providing the latest jobs, news, features and events listings.
The information provided on is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician.