Ref #: 32764

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: UK

Posted: 14-Oct-2021


In this role, you are accountable for the day to day planning, executing and reporting, (from site feasibility up to and including study site close-out)

You are the single point of contact and local study team lead, within the Country/Cluster, for the assigned studies.

Your responsibilities inlcude;

- Assuring aligned communication with Country/Cluster Clinical Research Associates (CRAs), CRA Managers and other key Country associates on the execution and progress of their studies.

-Accountable to communicate with and support relationships with clinical investigators.

- Collaborates with Country medical/clinical trial colleagues on the execution and delivery of their assigned studies.

- Accountable for trial monitoring strategy

- Monitors the status of site budget and contract negotiations as well as the collection and review of essential documents throughout study start up under the direction of their manager

- Drives the conduct of the study, (tracks status, maintains study level reporting systems, oversees forecasts, progress, and mitigation plans), to ensure all study operational aspects are on track

- Ensures recruitment targets are met and reviews enrolment at the site level including responsibility for approval of enrolling above site targets. Is responsible to set up contingency plan to ensure recruitment targets are achieved in accordance with trial execution plan

- Oversees local clinical team activities to achieve study timelines and quality execution, (proposing and implementing corrective actions where appropriate), according to Novartis standards and local and international regulations

This role requires 2- 5 years study management experience together with strong project management capabilities and a thorough understanding of all aspects of clinical drug development with particular emphasis on monitoring and study execution

If you are seeking the next step in your career, with a competitive salary and benefits package, together with long term development opportunities, please send your CV for review to as soon as possible