Ref #: 37516

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: Chennai/Bangalore

Posted: 09-May-2022


If you are seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, working closely together with the top minds in the pharmaceutical Industry, then here is your chance. We are hiring a Clinical Research Associate II to work closely with our client, a leading pharmaceutical company.


Responsible and accountable for providing line management leadership to data management teams (CDC/CDMS/Other DM functions) and managing all data management deliverables at a consistently high standard with respect to cost, quality and timelines.
Ensures team deliverables to expected quality and timelines, provides technical oversight as needed, and mentors/develops Clinical Data Management Teams and other staff under the guidance of Manager / Sr. Manager, Data Management or designee.

Required experience and qualifications:
Job Title : Group Lead
Job location : Bangalore /Chennai
Office based
No of years of experience: 7+ years of relevant exp in project and people handling
Education Qualification: Any life science graduation
Salary : As per Industry standards with attractive benefits

Key responsibilities :

• As a Group Leader, the employee is expected to recognize the importance of and create a culture of process improvement with a focus on streamlining our processes adding value to our business and meeting client needs.

• Read, ensure understanding and adhere to all assigned ICON and/or Sponsor SOPs and working procedures (as appropriate).

• Ensure all work performed is of high quality, compliant with Good Clinical Practice, ICH Guidelines and all applicable laws and regulations.

• Record all billable and non-billable time in the appropriate timesheet management system (as required).

• Manage local data management teams to ensure project objectives are met within budget and agreed timelines.

• Support project management of activities supported in all locations, liaise with project/study teams, and escalate issues to local management and global study teams in a timely manner.

• Ensure effective resource allocation and workload balancing across assigned teams in coordination with Team Leaders and/or Study Leads.

• Provide resource projection on an ongoing basis to Management as appropriate.

• Support recruitment of resources.

• Support and Mentor direct reports and extend technical expertise on an ongoing basis.

• Ensure teams achieve productivity and quality targets, perform benchmarking reviews and perform oversight of deliverables using different tools/ techniques and maintain and report relevant metrics.

• Identify process gaps and suggest process improvements (internal/external) on an ongoing basis.

• Perform interim and annual performance appraisal of assigned team members, identify gaps and propose development plans.

• Develop, deliver and represent DM in internal and/or external presentations as required.

• Represent Data Management at internal / external / sponsor audits and manage findings through resolution both operationally and within the Quality Management System.

• Effectively manage work priorities of self and direct reports, delegating responsibilities where appropriate.

• Provide other general duties as required to support the company.

• Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders.

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.

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.

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