Vice President Of Clinical Operations - CRO

Posted 06 March 2023
Salary Competitive
Job type Full Time
Discipline CRO & Clinical Operations
Contact NameMegan Field

Job description

​Mantell Associates is partnered with one of the most exciting CROs who are experiencing high levels of growth and expansion across Europe and US. They are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Vice President Of Clinical Operations.

The VP of Clinical Operations will be responsible for providing strategic leadership and oversight for all clinical operations of the organisation, including clinical trials, site management, regulatory compliance, and patient recruitment. The successful candidate will have a deep understanding of the clinical development process, as well as excellent communication, collaboration, and leadership skills.

Vice President Of Clinical Operations Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute the clinical operations strategy for the organisation, ensuring alignment with corporate goals and objectives

  • Manage the clinical operations team, providing guidance, support and mentorship to team members

  • Oversee clinical trial design, planning, execution and closeout, ensuring that timelines, budgets, and quality standards are met

  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, including clinical investigators, vendors and regulatory agencies

  • Ensure compliance with all relevant regulations, guidelines and standards, and oversee the preparation and submission of regulatory documents

  • Develop and implement effective patient recruitment strategies to ensure enrollment targets are met

  • Manage clinical trial budgets, including forecasting and tracking of expenses

  • Work closely with other functional areas, including data management, biostatistics, and medical writing, to ensure seamless collaboration and integration of clinical trial data

  • Represent the organisation at industry conferences and meetings, as needed

Vice President Of Clinical Operations Requirements:

  • Advanced degree in a scientific discipline, such as biology, pharmacology, or a related field

  • 5+ years of experience in clinical operations, including significant experience managing clinical trials in a pharmaceutical or biotech company

  • Demonstrated track record of successfully managing a clinical operations team and leading clinical trials from start to finish

  • Expertise in regulatory requirements and guidelines, including FDA and ICH guidelines

  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to effectively manage budgets, timelines and resources

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and external partners

  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities, with the ability to think strategically and tactically

  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritise effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Speak fluent in German

If you are passionate about making a difference in patients' lives and want to be part of a dynamic and growing organization, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Science headhunting firm. For more information get in contact with Megan Field on +44 203 3854 7700 or if you're looking to take a step up in your career.