Ref #: 40102

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: England Homebased

Posted: 03-Jan-2023


This is a brand-new and exciting opportunity to lead and develop a new team – you will get the opportunity to shape the new division!

Key requirements
• Solid clinical trial management is essential (ideally gained within pharma, biotech or CRO)
• Regional/global study management
• Leadership and Influencing: you will be a strong Leader with yet strong but softly persuasive skills
• You will the key driving force for clinical study risk assessment, risk mitigation activities
• You will have an active part to influence on protocol design: you will have an in-depth understanding of protocols; you will know how to translate them and operationalise them.
• You will identify risks at all levels and a solid clinical trial management track-record is critical as you will work as part of the global study team. You will be given brand-new studies (eventually it may be molecule aligned in the future)

What is offered
• Full-time and permanent contract of employment with us seconded to one single sponsor
• The role is NOT open to Freelancers/Freelance Contractors
• The role is homebased in the UK/England
• Salary according to level of skills and experience
• Company benefits and annual leave

What is required
• BA / BS/ BSc in the sciences or higher
• Experience in oversight of clinical research external vendors (CROs, central labs, imaging vendors, etc.)
• Experience as Risk Manager would be preferred
• Influential and strong leadershipi
• Previous experience gained in a biotech, pharmaceutical or CRO company is preferred
• Valid and current UK working eligibility

Why Join?

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.
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, including subsidiaries, 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, colour, 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.