Ref #: 37010

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: Australia, Sydney

Posted: 21-Apr-2022


ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations.

With our patients at the centre 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.


The key duties of the Clinical Trial Manager is to lead and manage clinical trials from start-up to close out across AUS and NZ in accordance with local regulations. You will be required to actively coordinate with global /regional trial managers whilst leading a team of CRAs and CTAs to ensure the country level study delivery is aligned with the global study project plan

Key Responsibilities:

• Leads and coordinates local trial team activities in compliance with relevant SOPs and regulations.
• Leads local project planning activities to meet recruitment targets and to deliver high quality data on time and within study budget. Including but not limited to: development of local trial specific procedures and tools, recruitment planning, contingency and risk management, and budget forecasting.
• Acts as a local expert for assigned protocols. Develops strong therapeutic knowledge to support roles and responsibilities.
• Acts as primary local/country contact for a trial. Establishes and maintains excellent working relationships
DOCS will be responsible for your career development and this is an area we take very seriously. Ask yourself this question. What if you are working in a pharma company / CRO and you don’t have the opportunity to gain that promotion you’ve been working towards because there isn’t the business need?
This won’t happen as we work with multiple global pharmas, biotech’s and medical device companies. That means, when there is inevitably a promotion opportunity, you will be first in line.

Required experience and qualifications
• Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) with 2-4 years of relevant healthcare experience in the pharma or clinical research industry.
• Scientific background
• Proficiency with medical terminology
• Working knowledge of Local Regulations
• A demonstrated working knowledge of ICH/GCP Guidelines
• Excellent record-keeping skills and attention to detail

Why join the DOCS team at ICON?
Working at ICON is more than a job, it’s a calling for people who care and are passionate about improving patients’ lives. At ICON, we care about our people and your passion, you are key to our success. We aim to provide an open and friendly work environment where we empower our people and provide them with opportunities to develop their long-term career.
It takes courage to move from one job to another, the process involves careful consideration. Reach out having the conversation that would change your life and the lives of our patients. Our team of recruitment experts will provide the information you need in making the right decision.
At ICON you will have the opportunity to work with one of the global top 20 pharmaceutical companies, working on novel therapies that deliver real impact. If you want a career with a difference, ICON is the place for you.