Study Delivery Assoc Director in Royston
Jenni at CK Group is recruiting for a Study Delivery Assoc Director to join a company in the Pharmaceutical industry at their site based in on a 6 month contract basis.
The Company: Our client is a global pharmaceutical company with a large presence and multiple sites in the UK. They produce innovative medicines across a range of therapeutic areas to enhance the health and lives of their patients.
The Location: Located within the South East of England in Melbourn. Melbourn is a large village in the far south west of Cambridgeshire, England. It is located next to the A10 just north of Royston.
The Role: In this role, you will make key contributions as the operational leader for the set-up, delivery, reporting and archiving of global studies within assigned programmes to time, cost and quality through leadership of international, multi-disciplinary, cross-functional study teams. You will work primarily within the Oncology therapy area, focusing on early, typically Phase 1, 2a, and 2b Proof of Concept studies. You will work in a broad position which is science led, but operationally focused; influencing stakeholders from across the project team such as the Translational Scientist.
As an Associate Director, Study Management your overall objective is to lead the study delivery team(s), by planning and driving the delivery and reporting of all components of sponsored Early Clinical Development (ECD)-led global clinical studies (internally-led and outsourced models) to time, quality, budget, project standards and scientific requirements.
By liaising with the Global Medicines Development Clinical Operations Group, you will identify and resolve operational feasibility issues, and facilitate study start-up activities. In addition to this, you will be responsible for forecasting and ensuring the day-to-day management of study timelines and budget, materials, and the development of detailed study level plans and feasibility assessments. Your broad remit will also involve implementing globally agreed study level process and technology for clinical studies.
Your Background: To be successful in this role, you should be able to demonstrate an Agile approach to your work, being able to act and modify your plans based on emerging data that comes out of the studies. You will need to be pioneering, and, and not overly reliant on hard processes, with a confidence to seek out solutions, often novel ways of working to address problems as you encounter them. As you will be leading cross functional teams within and outside of the clinical group, you will need to use your collaboration skills to influence stakeholders, to identify win/win scenarios for all parties.
You will also be expected to have;
- A university degree in a related discipline, preferably in biological science, or an area associated with Clinical Research.
- Proven experience leading international studies in early stage oncology clinical development.
- A background of delivering through strategic partners and third-party vendors.
- Established people and project leadership skills.
- Clinical drug development project management experience.
For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jenni or Lucy on 01438 768 710 or email email@example.com. Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now. 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 45244 in all correspondence.