The Clinical Team Manager (CTM) is accountable for achieving the final clinical deliverable (usually clean data from evaluable patients as specified in the study protocol) within the time period specified in the contract with the Customer.
The CTM ensures that all clinical deliverables meet the customer's time / quality / cost expectations, by managing the clinical team to work efficiently and within project scope.
Dependent on the needs of the project, the CTM may also take responsibility for budget management and oversight of other functional groups on the project e.g. regulatory, safety.
Education and Experience :
Bachelor's degree or licensed certified health care training or equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the individual with the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Significant clinical research experience in all phases of study life cycle, including start up, interim and close out.
Must have a proven record of accomplishment within complex projects.
Fluency in English and in the country's native language.
Previous experience as a CTM or comparable management / leadership would be an advantage.
Valid Driver's License
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :
Strong leadership skills
Superior organizational skills
Demonstrated performance management abilities
Ability to independently manage large clinical only studies
Extensive monitoring experience
Excellent judgment and decision making skills
Effective oral and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills and problem solving ability
Ability to motivate and integrate teams and teach / mentor team members
Ability to proactively direct and promote teamwork in a multi-disciplinary team setting
Able to effectively prioritize own and team members' workload
Strong attention to detail
Expert knowledge of relevant regulations e.g. ICH / Good Clinical Practices, FDA guidelines, etc.
Able to communicate in English, both orally and in writing
Ability to travel
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