Job Location(s) UK-Leeds
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  • Job Overview



    As an integral part of everything we do, our employees make a difference in the lives of millions of people… and you will too.


    If you want to accelerate your Clinical Data Manager career, think long-term and the extraordinary possibilities we can offer you at Covance. We have helped the pharmaceutical industry develop:

    • More medicines worldwide than any other company, including the top 50 best-selling drugs on the market today, and
    • 100 % of all Oncology drugs approved in 2016.

    Explore this Clinical Data Manager job with us and check for yourself why Covance is known to promote 2.5x more employees annually than the average company in the biopharmaceutical sector.  




    This is an office based job in Leeds.


    You will provide Data Management support for all aspects of the data management process, including the development of the project documentation, system set-up, data entry and data validation procedures. You will also assume responsibility for all data management activities leading to database lock according to Client quality expectations, within project timelines and budgets.


    You will develop and maintain a close liaison with project client contacts, core team members, and Project Managers to drive the data management aspects of project delivery


    Among other responsibilities, we will trust you to: 


    • Lead aspects of study Data Management flow for studies considered to be lower complexity either in terms of study design or client management. As the study data lead; you will be accountable for all DM deliverables per the established timeline; providing instruction to your DM study team and QC review of team’s output to ensure the highest delivery quality, while adjusting resource allocations accordingly.


    • Ensure that all allocated projects are carried out in strict accordance with the relevant protocols, global harmonized SOPs, and the specified standards of GCPs.


    • Work with Project Managers to build timelines to meet contracted milestones by communicating with leads in different disciplines and the full project team as necessary including at site initiation meetings.


    • Maintain awareness of other Biometrics functional group deliverables to be able to support risk and mitigation strategies, including impact on Data Management resources or deliverables and consult with Project Manager and/or functional group management as necessary.


    • Anticipates and identifies operational and logistical challenges; including mitigation plans and risk management. Executes follow-through of mitigation plans to completion in a timely manner.


    • Coordinates the receipt and inventory of all data related information, from clinical sites and vendors as appropriate in order to meet timelines for deliverables. Ensure all appropriate documentation and procedures are performed upon project completion.


    • Plan Data Management resources for assigned studies with support from line manager


    • Perform medical and medication coding.


    Join us and see why Covance has been named among the World´s Most Innovative Companies in Forbes´ 2017 Ranking, and more than 90% of the top 20 global pharmaceutical companies are repeat customers… we can offer you not only a job, but a stable, long-term international career.





    Education / Qualifications

    You are educated to University/college degree (life science, pharmacy or related subject preferred), or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology).


    You possess working knowledge of the relationship and regulatory obligation of the CRO industry with pharmaceutical/biotechnological companies.




    Fluent in English, both written and verbal.



    You bring proven combined early or late stage Data Management experience, along with direct sponsor management, and technical mentoring experience. This background includes:


    • Handling customer negotiations and exposure to managing Scope of Work and budgets
    • Knowledge of clinical trial process, effective clinical data management practices, clinical operations, biometrics, and system applications to support operations.
    • Electronic Data Capture experience
    • Familiarity with medical terminology     



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