Sr Manager, Medical Research Operations in Basel

Barbara Sorce, Basel Professionals Health Care & Life Sciences
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Basel, Basel-Stadt
Life Sciences
Barbara Sorce, Basel Professionals Health Care & Life Sciences
058 201 55 50


For our client, a biotechnology company in the Baar area we are looking for a

Sr Manager, Medical Research Operations

Start date: asapContract: until Dec 2021 with the possibility of extension

Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Drive the overall study management strategy for a specific program.  Provide operational leadership for the program in close collaboration with other leaders and stakeholders
  • Take responsibility for proposal submissions, budgeting, contracting, study management team formation, and study milestones
  • Communicate with Medical Directors, Medical Research Experts, Medical Science Liaisons, medical managers and external investigators on assessment of scientific relevance and feasibility, and provide feedback for proposal improvement
  • Develop external partnerships in collaboration with Medical Directors and scientific experts
  • Take ownership of vendor service procurement and vendor oversight
  • Liaise with global departments to ensure all current active studies are appropriately tracked and documented in the Medical Affairs Research System
  • Coordinate with internal Biogen process, infrastructure, and compliance colleagues to ensure appropriate SOPs related to data generation, analysis, and dissemination are followed 

Must haves:

  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline required.  Master's degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 10 years of clinical research experience with CRO/Sponsor Project Management responsibility.
  • Strong Project Management skills including risk assessment and contingency planning
  • Demonstrated ability to influence and manage teams
  • High degree of learning agility
  • Combination of critical thinking and operational know-how
  • Demonstrated success in working independently
  • High level of customer orientation awareness and focus
  • Strong preference for experience with late phase and observational clinical research
  • MS disease research experience preferred
  • Exceptional analytical, problem-solving, and troubleshooting abilities.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Fluency in English require

Candidates based in Switzerland or those with a valid Swiss work permit are preferred.