Clinical Project Manager, Novartis, Prague, Czech Republic
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Be part of a rapidly growing, diverse and high caliber team of passionate people who strive to make a difference. Join the Novartis team in Prague and enjoy our inspiring environment.
We offer a comprehensive compensation package, a wealth of opportunities for career development and an undeniably friendly culture.
Novartis is currently looking for a Clinical Project Manager to join our PLS team.
Job purpose :
The Clinical Project Manager will be responsible for clinical execution and management of all aspects of assigned clinical studies from early phase to late phase.
Key Responsibilities :
Lead and manage a multidisciplinary cross functional Clinical Trial Team (CTT) (medical writing, statistics, data management, monitoring partner, drug supply, regulatory, safety etc.
or support the Sr. CPM (where applicable) to ensure study deliverable are met according to timelines, budget, quality standards and operational procedures.
As applicable, directly interact with investigator sites and CRAs / CROs / vendors to en-sure smooth study set up and smooth study conduct, reviewing site performance, protocol deviations, ongoing risk assessment and timely issue resolution.
In collaboration with the PLS or Customer data review team (Central data Monitors, Data Managers, Statisticians, and third parties), contribute to the study data ongoing medical / scientific quality review to ensure high quality data are transferred / available in a timely manner.
Work with Sr. CPM (where applicable) and COS for the development, management and tracking of study budget (internal and external costs) working closely with the PLS Finance and customer representative.
Responsible for accuracy of study information in all study databases and tracking systems. Responsible for (or support the Sr.
CPM where applicable) the preparation and presentation of the study budget to customer representatives.
About us :
Novartis Global Service Center (NGSC) in Prague :
The Center, one of 5 around the world, delivers a broad variety of services to the Novartis worldwide. We have highly qualified teams in areas such as scientific and commercial services (known as Product Lifecycle Services), IT, Human Resources, Financial Reporting & Accounting, Procurement, Real Estate and Facility Services, Legal & Compliance, Finance and Communications.
Here’s some of the reasons we think you should join us :
A job with a purpose. At Novartis, we all contribute to our mission to discover new ways to improve and extend people’s lives.
A wealth of opportunities for career progression and working with best-in-class professionals.
A diverse team that reflects the rich diversity of our markets. Over 55 nationalities speaking with 30+ languages, all generations, and more than 44% of female.
Our modern and newly designed workplace is a pleasant place that reflects the need for flexible ways of working in order to bring new ideas to life.
We live by our values; we cherish not only what we do but also how we do it. .
Diversity & Inclusion mind-set. We aspire to move beyond stereotypes and bias to bring differences together, so we can see the world through the eyes of our patients and customers.
Our comprehensive compensation package includes :
Annual performance-based bonus;
Employee recognition scheme;
A benefits scheme above local legislation standards including pension and risk-life insurance, benefit package for health, education, culture and sport activities;
Healthcare program that offers easy access to comprehensive health care;
Variety of medical check-ups or consultations on-site;
An Employee Assistance Program;
25 days annual leave, 4 days paid sick leave and Christmas holiday;
Public transport allowance;
Flexible working arrangements including Home Office;
Support for a healthy lifestyle through the daily offering of fruit & vegetables.
We are looking forward to talking to you and sharing more about our broad range of opportunities.
The ideal candidate will have :
Relevant educational background in life sciences / Healthcare
Fluent English (oral and written).
Approximately 5 years of Clinical Operations experience with managerial experience in planning, executing, reporting and publishing clinical studies (interventional and non-
interventional clinical studies, early to late phase) in a pharmaceutical company or contract research organization.
Proven ability to work independently in a complex matrix environment (including remote).
Good project management skills.
Thorough knowledge of Good Clinical Practice, clinical study design, statistics, regulatory processes, and global clinical development process.
Demonstrated presentation and diplomacy skills. Negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
Strong customer oriented mindset
Ability to resolve issues with minimal supervision and understand when to escalate.
Willingness to act accountably in project / study management.
Travel internationally / domestically as required
Novartis is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.