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Clinical Program Leader

Company: Roche
Location: Welwyn
Reference: 201809-120354
Closing Date: 09 Jan 19
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits:

Job Summary:

Organisation The Clinical Program Execution (CPEx) organization is comprised of a diverse team of passionate leaders in operational strategy bringing excellence in clinical study execution within Pharmaceutical Research & Early Development (pRED).  CPEx sits within Strategy, Portolio, and Clinical Operations and is a fit-for-purpose, integrated organisation with a DTA (Discovery & Translational Medicine Area)-aligned operating model. ...

Requirements:

Organisation
The Clinical Program Execution (CPEx) organization is comprised of a diverse team of passionate leaders in operational strategy bringing excellence in clinical study execution within Pharmaceutical Research & Early Development (pRED).  CPEx sits within Strategy, Portolio, and Clinical Operations and is a fit-for-purpose, integrated organisation with a DTA (Discovery & Translational Medicine Area)-aligned operating model.

As a critical team member of the CPEx organization, The Clinical Program Leader (CPL) drives the program level operational strategy and provides leadership to all operations functions assigned to pRED clinical projects.  The CPL reports to the Senior Clinical Program Leader for their assigned DTA and provides coaching and operational strategic guidance to Clinical Research Study Leaders in collaboration with Study Lead Team Leads.

Acting as a key partner with internal stakeholders (Protect Team Leads, Translational Medicines Leads), Global Project Manager, Clinical Pharmacologists, Biomarker Leaders, etc.) you will ensure the effective and successful implementation of the early Clinical Development Plan (CDP). Furthermore, you will make informed and risk based decisions involving operational execution and delivery to achieve business objectives.  To support a culture of innovation and continuous learning, you will serve as a change champion to foster continuous improvement and organizational transformation.
Key job responsibilities

  • Serve as a leadership team (LT) member on the NORD (Neuroscience, Ophthalmology, and Rare Diseases) team within CPEx  
  • Responsible & accountable for all operational activities within a project and ensures these activities are performed according to quality, schedule and cost standards
  • Develop and lead the operational strategy of the Clinical Development Plan (CDP) for assigned projects in partnership with the NORD DTA
  • Develop, validate, and pressure test timeline scenarios and budget estimates using various tools & modeling simulations in support of governance decisions (Clinical Candidate Selection, Entry into Human, Entry into Phase 2)
  • Represent Clinical Ops as core & contributing member of the Project Team and the Clinical Expert Team
  • Provide strategic oversight to CRO partners at the program level
  • Conduct systematic risk evaluations and operational assessments of protocols in collaboration with Study Management Team Leads (SMTL)
  • Responsible for budget forecasting & providing resource demand for assigned projects
  • Represent Clin Ops on Due Diligence efforts and provide operational strategic input to CDP
  • May serve as Business Lead, BPO, or core contributor for Clin Ops Strategic Initiatives
Experience and Core Skills
  • A strong track record (10 years or more) in clinical research experience in project or study leadership roles across multiple global programs/studies in a pharma, biotech, or CRO setting is required
  • A deep understanding of clinical drug development throughout a product's life cycle with particular focus on Phase I and Phase II studies is essential for this role
  • A background in Neuroscience, Ophthalmology or Rare Diseases in diverse range of patient populations is an asset for this exciting and challenging role
  • As a leader, your project & program management skills will serve, inspire and motivate others within the organization. Line management experience and PMP certification are both a plus
  • You will negotiate challenging timelines/enrollment scenarios with stakeholders
  • Driving accountability with team members & stakeholders, you will ensure successful delivery and operational execution of clinical studies


In applying, please specify if you would like to join our team in Basel or in Welwyn

For questions please contact the  Recruiting Team Switzerland +41 61 682 25 50. 

Roche is an equal opportunity employer.
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Address:  UK Head Office
P.O. Box 8, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
AL7 3AY
England
Tel:  +44 1707 36 6000
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