Senior Clinical Project Manager - Early Phase Oncology

Job title : Senior Clinical Project Manager - Early Phase Oncology
Location : England
Job type : Contract/Freelance
Salary : Negotiable
Contact name : Roy Nelson
Contact number : +44 (0) 207 255 6620
Contact email :
SEC Pharma is advertising an exciting opportunity for an experienced Freelance Senior Clinical Project Manager based anywhere in the UK, on behalf of a growing, small-sized CRO offering full-service drug development management to start-up biotechnology organisations.

The role of the Senior Clinical Project Manager will be primarily to lead and manage early phase oncology studies across globally, in a cross-functional role, driving study timelines from study set-up through to delivery.

This is a 100% remote position, part-time, starting ASAP.

Main responsibilities (not limited to):

- Lead and manage multiple global early phase oncology studies to meet client specifications
- Provide strong leadership of cross functional teams including key members of clinical study team (i.e. local CTM, CRA), data managers and more.
- Provide strategic planning expertise, and ensure operational feasibility of clinical development plans.
- Accountable for budget and timeline management.
- Provide support to CRA teams with regards to protocol, therapeutic area and study procedures and SOP training Oversight of local teams to obtain ethics approvals and negotiating site contracts.

Key Skills:

- Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), organisation, presentation and time management skills.
- Ability to review data and related procedures in detail
- Capable to handle multiple tasks to meet deadlines while delivering high quality work in a dynamic environment.
- Ability to oversee and manage CROs throughout the entire clinical operations life cycle of a study.


- Minimum BSc in the life sciences, nursing degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Minimum 5 years of study management experience, along with a minimum of 8 years experience in clinical research.
- CRO and pharma/biotech background.
- Experience of conduct and management of multinational clinical trials.
- CRA background is desirable.
- Track-record clinical research experience gained within a contract research organisation (CRO), pharmaceutical, or biotechnology company.
- In-depth knowledge of regulatory requirements, clinical development, and clinical monitoring procedures.
- Proficient with ICH/GCP guidelines.


1) To apply, please send your CV to Roy at briefly outlining your study management experience and suitability for the role. For further information call +44 207 255 66 00.

2) Click the Apply entry on this page

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