Senior Director Clinical Operations – CRO & Clinical Operations

Posted 02 May 2023
Salary Competitive
LocationUnited States of America
Job type Full Time
Discipline CRO & Clinical Operations
Contact NameJack Dean

Job description

​Mantell Associates is partnered with a cutting-edge organisation who are experiencing an incredible growth period following exceptional results in a number of their Clinical Programs. They are currently looking to strengthen their Clinical Operations team through the appointment of a Senior/Executive Director Clinical Operations.


Senior Director Clinical Operations Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and strategic oversight to ensure resourcing and budgeting goals are met

  • Integration of Clinical Operations knowledge and expertise to various cross-functional teams/divisions

  • Represent all aspects of Clinical Operations and provide updates as required to the Executive Committee and Project Teams

  • Lead and mentor Clinical Operations staff to support successful internal training

  • Work closely with the COO & CMO to provide oversight and strategic development within the Clinical function


Senior Director Clinical Operations Requirements:

  • Minimum 10 years Clinical Research experience

  • Previous experience working within a CRO, Pharma or Biotechnology environment

  • Experience working within Oncology is desirable

  • Thorough knowledge of drug discovery and development program management, from IND- through BLA; as well as experience in preparation of clinical sections of INDs, BLAs/ MAAs

  • Highly organised and detail-oriented, with the ability to keep multiple projects and client engagements active at once

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

  • Independent critical thinking and creative problem solving skills


Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. For more information on this role, please contact us at +44 (0)20 3854 7700.