Ref #: 33794

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: United States


Looking to achieve the next great step in your career? ICON has some exciting opportunities within Data Managements that are dedicated to one sponsor! We are looking for a Lead Clinical Data Manager.

ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organization. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organizations.
With our patients at the center of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.
Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.


- Provides oversight and accountability for more than one low to moderate complexity trial or one high complexity trial for data management activities. May be a member of more than one project of low to moderate complexity or member of one project of high complexity.
- Takes a leadership role with the CRO, the trial customer(s) and other internal and external partners to establish, align and confirm data management expectations for assigned trial(s).
- Services rendered will adhere to applicable SOPs, WIs, policies, local regulatory requirements, etc.
- With the trial customer, CRO and other functional partners: – Gathers content and integration requirements for eCRF and other data collection tools. – Establishes conventions and quality expectations for clinical data. – Establishes expectations for dataset content and structure. – Set timelines and follow‐up regularly to ensure delivery of all Data Management milestones.
- Performs trial level oversight controls as described in the oversight plan, QC process and work instructions with minimal DML direction.
- Reviews clinical data management documents (including submission package) ensuring appropriate quality, scientific content, organization, clarity, accuracy, format and consistency. Ensures compliance with regulatory guidelines and the documentation matrix.
- Ensures real‐time inspection readiness of all Data Management deliverables for the trial; Participate in Regulatory Agency and internal audits as necessary.
- Plans and tracks content, format, quality, and timing of data management deliverables, including, but not limited to, CRF, data review plan, QC plan, oversight plan, database release plan, final datasets, submission plan and archival. Ensures deliverables are on time.
- Presents and trains at investigator and monitor meetings


- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, in Health or Science discipline with experience in clinical research.
- 5+ years Data Management experience
- 3+ years study lead experience
- 5+ years clinical trial experience
- Experience working in highly diverse teams within clinical research; cross‐functional, global, multi‐regional.
- Advanced Microsoft Office skills including the ability to manipulate and analyze data.
- Highly organized with excellent written and verbal communication.
- Ability to interpret clinical trial data and present trends to clinical trial team on data.

Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That’s why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture – one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.