Science & Pharmaceutical JobsOperations Manager Trial Capabilities

  • CJ50748
  • Permanent
  • Cork, Cork City

Collins McNicholas

Operations Manager Trial Capabilities:

Our client, a leading Pharmaceutical Multi-national currently has a requirement for an experienced Operations Manager for Trial Capabilities to join their expanding operations

  1. Clinical Trial Capabilities Responsibilities
  • Accountable for meeting and exceeding goals for clinical trial operations for development programs.
  • Accountable for ensuring site initiation and maintenance activities with the focus on contracts and budgets that comply with local/regional requirements, data privacy requirements and Lilly quality standards.
  • Manage communications/relationships and serve as the point of contact for the trial capabilities team delivering contracts and budgets during site initiation, maintenance, and closeout representing progress to business partners.
  • Accountable for daily prioritisation of work to meet business needs
  • Provides expertise in conducting clinical research and keeping up to date with country/regional regulatory requirements.
  • Develop and streamline processes ensuring efficiency and improved productivity as well as meeting customer requirements
  • Ensure inspection readiness through a complete, accurate and readily available Trial Master Files

Organizational Leadership

  • Identify and ensure shared learning across the clinical capability’s organization and with other functional groups within the CDDA
  • Build capabilities in the function through the development and improvement of processes, tools and training.
  • Enable a culture of continuous improvement to drive efficiency through process improvement, people skills, and shared learning

People Management and Development

  • Recruit, develop, and retain a scientific and operationally capable workforce skilled and knowledgeable in clinical development
  • Effectively manage an agile organization that continuously meets the needs of a changing portfolio
  • Develop an organizational culture that fosters inclusion and innovation and demonstrates judgment-based decision making in the clinical delivery

Role Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree with experience preferably in Clinical trial site contracts and budgeting
  • Minimum 2-3 years managing teams
  • Understanding of the overall clinical development paradigm and the importance of efficient site initiation
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to influence others and lead across the business
  • Project management processes and skills
  • Appreciation of / experience in compliance-driven environment
  • Ability to learn and comply with financial and legal guidelines and policies (budget and contract)
  • Effective communication, negotiation, and problem-solving skills
  • Self-management and organizational skills

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Josh Barnes.


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