Head of Vendor Management – Clinical Operations

  • Location

    United States
  • Salary

  • Job Type

  • Functions

    Clinical Research
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, US

This role is only open to candidates that already have the right to work in the US. No sponsorship available.

The Company

We are partnered with a leading global biopharma company that is transforming the lives of patients with rare disease through a novel class of medicines. Having delivered the world’s first and only approved treatment in this area of therapeutics, they are continuing to advance their pipeline across several other therapeutic areas.

The Role

The Head of Vendor Management – Clinical Operations will be part of the Clinical Operations Leadership Team at the level of Vice President. This role will lead vendor strategies, as well as be accountable $100M+ in contract value to support all clinical trials in the drug development portfolio, whilst leading a team of 20+ professionals across Clinical Operations, Business Operations and Systems.

Main Responsibilities
  • Strategic oversight and performance management of preferred clinical trial providers (CROs, AROs, central labs)
  • Expert counsel for clinical trial vendor landscapes
  • Provide strategic management of business operations by guiding financial and resource demand forecast planning and management for clinical operations (overseeing budgets, and resources)
  • Collaborate with study teams to ensure tracking of study budgets, accruals, projections and invoices
  • Accountable for strategy, implementation and maintenance of Clinical Operations systems, and lead implementation of CTMs
  • Manage TMF operations functions
  • Masters or PhD education
  • 15+ years experience in Clinical Operations
  • 5+ years line management (technical and operations teams)
  • Advanced financial knowledge and direct oversight of clinical trial budgets
  • Experience in TMF operations
  • Flexibility to travel

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