Junior Clinical Operations Manager


Reference Number: 896238-W
Type of placement: Contract, 9 months
Location: CH, NW


Manages study site activation activities in Europe, LATAM and Republic of South Africa in close collaboration with the relevant CROs and Senior Clinical Operations Manager and Study Lead.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Operational support to all start-up activities of study sites;
  • Plans and manages meetings with CROs as required for country and site set-up;
  • Supports Senior COMs with the preparation of status reports;
  • Prepares site activation and recruitment forecasts;
  • Effective collaboration with other internal functions such as Clinical Supplies, Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Quality Assurance, Finance;
  • Reviews and/or prepares other trial related documents (manuals, plans, guidelines, visit reports, newsletters);
  • Follows departmental policies, procedures, and SOPs.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • At least 2 years of experience in supporting Study Management activities for phase II – III at CRO and/or pharmaceutical industry;
  • Experience as Clinical Trial Manager will be good but not obligatory;
  • Solid understanding of clinical development;
  • Robust knowledge of ICH-GCP and clinical trial regulations;
  • Effective communication, organizational, problem solving and time management skills;
  • Excellent team working skills in international and cross-functional environment;
  • Fluent in English, knowledge of German is a plus;
  • Relevant working/residency permit or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required.