Ref #: 30324

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: Germany, Home based.

Posted: 29-Oct-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:

DOCS has partnered with a highly prestigious pharmaceutical company with one of the most robust clinical study pipelines and a proven track record as one of the most liked employers in the pharmaceutical industry. We are looking for interested Clinical Trial Managers who want to become a part of this great family and add to the success story.
The Clinical Trial Manager will be responsible for the coordination of management and oversight activities of internal and outsourced international trials globally.

Key Responsibilities:

• Lead the local Study Managers with their teams and ensure deliverables progress, including country & site feasibility and site selection, trial set‐up, trial execution and trial closure and vendor set up.
• Partner with the Global Trial Lead to execute and oversee central activities from planning, trial start up, through the life of trial to close‐out.
• Partner with the local Study Managers, who are managing studies and CRAs on local level.
• Oversight of selected vendors and status of related deliverables.
• Establish and maintain excellent working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

To be successful in the role, you will have:

• BS degree or equivalent, in Life Sciences (e.g., Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Nursing, Pharmacy).
• 6 or more years clinical trial management experience in the pharmaceutical industry or CRO with responsibility over 5 or more countries.
• Proven track record in successfully managing various aspects of trials from start‐up to database lock and trial closure with international teams and in different countries.
• Effective leadership skills and ability to manage multiple stakeholders.
• Experience in the following indications is preferred: Oncology, Infectious Diseases/Vaccines.

What is offered:

• Work for one of the global top 2 CROs, sponsor dedicated in one of the global top 5 pharmaceutical companies fully integrated and from the sponsor’s perspective
• Possibility to get a foot in the door of one of the biggest and most successful global pharmaceutical sponsors
• Fully home based
• Permanent contract
• Great work atmosphere
• Excellent career options.
• Contribution to pension scheme

Benefits of Working in ICON:

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.

To apply:
Would you like to know more? Please submit your CV to or via our homepage We are looking forward to getting to know you.