Associate Director Clinical Operations

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00050288
  • Consultant: Sam Whyley-Smith
  • Contact: 01246 580040
  • Date Published: 21.04.2021
  • Sector: Oncology
  • Location: Oxford, UK, Oxon/Wilts
  • Discipline: Clinical Project Management

CK Group are recruiting for an Associate Director Clinical Operations to join a highly innovative biotechnology company based in Oxford on a permanent basis. This role would be office based 3 day per week post pandemic.

The Role:

The main purpose of the role will be to lead the execution of clinical development of the company's assets in assigned portfolio. Deliver clinical proof of concept and create a package ready for licensing or to move into phase III for their lead compound. Responsibilities include;

  • Execution and delivery of the clinical trials supporting the clinical development plan of assigned portfolio within agreed time, quality and budgetary parameters.
  • Contributes to strategy discussions for proposed clinicaltrials within assigned portfolio
  • Lead the process to identify and resolve operational issues and drive delivery through internal or external partners (Alliance partners, Clinical Research Organizations (CROs), vendors and Academic Research Organizations).
  • Oversee vendor management as well as compliance and governance of assigned portfolio.
  • Provides training, mentoring and support to the Clinical Operations team and other departments as required.

Your Background:

  • A biomedicalscience degree (or other appropriate proven qualification/education/experience).
  • Extensive proven ability of managing budgets, management of multiple global projects and process improvement.
  • Track record of running multiple trials internationally and across different indications.
  • Extensive experience of protocol development and contributions to clinical development planning.
  • Strong oncology clinical trials operational knowledge

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Sam Whyley-Smith on 01246 580040 or emai Please quote reference 50288 in all correspondence.


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