Ref #: 30054

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: Germany, Home based

Posted: 16-Jun-2021


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 Role:

For one of the leading global players in the pharmaceutical industry ICON is hiring a Senior Clinical Trial Manager (m/f). If you are an experienced Study Manager interested in a change to one of the leading CROs working fully sponsor dedicated within that sponsor on very complex studies that have the potential to solve current health challenges, this might be for you.

Key responsibilities:

• Accountable for day to day activities of all aspects for the management of local and/or regional company sponsored studies, with current focus on interventional Global Phase IV studies, including study plans, timelines, resources, allocation and management of product (re-) supply, problem identification and resolution, status reports and budget to ensure timely delivery of completed study reports to the project teams.
• Accountable for the oversight of IST/ISS granted by the sponsor, including the support of the set-up and operational assessment of investigator-sponsor, tracking performance and payments according approved plan, managing product supply, if applicable, coordinating internal review of final report.

• Manage independent consultants including CROs, clinicians, independent CRAs, or statisticians when required by the project including selection, coordination of project specific training, and payment

To be successful in the role, you will have:
• Medical or Life Sciences degree or equivalent qualification
• At least 3+ years of experience in a similar position in clinical research in a CRO, pharma or biotech company
• Interventional Phase IV and Multiple Sclerosis (MS) experience is a big advantage.
• Fluent English language skills

What is offered:
• Permanent contract with DOCS/ICON.
• Full time, home based.
• Fully sponsor dedicated. The successful candidate works embedded in the sponsor’s structure from sponsor perspective.
• Great development options.
• Pension scheme.

Why this vacancy is right for you:

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, 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.

Would you like to know more? Please submit your CV to or apply on our career site We are looking forward to your application.