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Director of Clinical Operations

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Chicago
  • Salary: $175000 - $195000 per annum, Benefits: bonus + stock + full benefits package
  • Job reference: depo2123123123123
  • Sector: Clinical, Clinical Operartions, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 28/02/2018
Director, Clinical Operations
  • Director  Clinical Operations | CNS Clinical Trials
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • $170,000 - $200,000 + excellent bonus + excellent benefits 
A pharmaceutical leader that focusses on developing and manufacturing world-class innovative medicines are currently seeking a Director of Clinical Operations as their research team is constantly expanding! They are passionate and committed to changing the lives of their patients and by this they are dedicated to advancing their medicines. Now is a pivotal time to get in with this group as the Director of Clinical Operations will have the ability to lead and impact important organizational changes.

The Director of Clinical Operations will have the following responsibilities:
The Director of Clinical Operations will play a pivotal part in the company’s expansion.  They will achieve efficiency by providing direction and streamlining clinical trials on a large scale. They will serve as a figurehead for the company and provide strong leadership.
  • Identifying and negotiating with CROs and other outside vendors and study site contracts
  • Responsible for the oversight and strategic director of multiple projects, spanning more than one therapeutic area
  • Being aware of industry trends and development in order to define improvements for future project design
  • Monitor the company’s programs and projects in accordance with strict timelines and budgets
  • Contributing to protocol writing, clinical study reports, as well as being involved with abstracts, manuscripts, and presentations
The ideal candidate will have the following skill set:
  • Minimum of 7 years experience in overseeing clinical operations teams
  • Record of success managing phase I-IV clinical trials
  • Experience with CNS clinical trials highly desirable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Vendor management experience a must
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