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Clinical Research Manager - Belgium  

The Clinical Company (company)

Posted on : 22 December 2017

Project Description


Local affiliate of specialized Biopharmaceutical Company

Description of the Position

The CRM will lead a small Clinical Research Team (CRT) and will have responsibility for planning and executing trials.
He/she will develop budgets, time lines as well as quality guidelines for the projects and must possess a solid working knowledge of all applicable ICH/GCP regulations.

 To develop with the CMR Head a local research strategy and to provide input into site selection and allocation of studies
 To lead and manage the CRT including study planning, resource planning & allocation, people management, including selection of new staff and training
 To manage, motivate and develop all members of the CRT and to develop working standards of the highest class
 To improve processes: speed, quality and productivity in the area of clinical development
 To cooperate and communicate on study-related issues like resource planning and time lines with internal and external stakeholders (HQ)
 To work according to national law and to follow policies and guidelines ensuring high business and ethical standard
 To maintain the image of the company as a specialized company par excellence among external stakeholders by developing close relationships with the medical community and other stakeholders within the therapeutic areas.

Demands of the Position

 A relevant life science degree, BSc, MSc or PhD
 Minimum Five to eight years’ experience in the area of clinical research including monitoring from the pharmaceutical/CRO industry
 Some year’s people management/ team leader experience
 Up-to-date on study management and excellent understanding of the ICH/GCP and local regulators specially regarding contracting and payment
 Some project management experience is desired
 Proactive and team orientated, able to make decisions
 Managerial, leadership and interpersonal skills together with excellent abilities in communication and negotiations
 An empathetic and diplomatic personality with attention to details
 Comprehensive computer skills (MS-Office, spreadsheets, databases)
 Tri-lingual (Dutch, French and English)
 Ability to travel within Belgium/Luxemburg and occasionally within Europe.

Terms of Employment

A contract directly at the clients headcount; a small clinical operations team of a biopharmaceutical company renown in its therapeutic area.
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