CRA Line Manager

Job Type
Emp Type
Full Time
Functional Expertise
Clinical Operations
Salary Type

Job Description

About My Client

My Client is a world leader in full-service ophthalmic drug and device development. They guide clients through all phases of clinical research to bring new vision-related products and therapies to market. Their team boasts extensive experience with over 45 years in the field and 85 successful product approvals. My Client offers a unique combination of pre-clinical and clinical models, methodologies, data solutions, and global regulatory strategies honed over thousands of projects worldwide. They are currently expanding their global team with over 600 employees.

The Clinical Monitoring Manager Role

This position directly supervises a team of Clinical Research Associates (CRAs) and Lead CRAs. The manager may also interact directly with clients and participate in broader company initiatives. Here's a breakdown of the responsibilities:

  • Team Management and Development: Overseeing onboarding, training, and performance of CRAs. This includes creating training programs, ensuring ongoing compliance, identifying development needs, and providing mentorship and coaching.
  • Resource Management: Assessing workload and resource needs to ensure efficient team utilization and successful project completion.
  • Quality and Compliance: Monitoring CRA adherence to study protocols, company procedures, and data integrity standards (CTMS, eTMF).
  • Strategic Planning: Participating in budget reviews, resource allocation, and departmental initiatives.

Travel requirements: Up to 25% travel may be required.

The Ideal Candidate

My Client seeks a candidate with a bachelor's degree and 6 years of experience as a CRA or similar role. At least 1 year of management experience, preferably in a Contract Research Organization (CRO) setting, is also preferred.

Additional Skills and Attributes

  • Ability to assess CRA capabilities and performance
  • Excellent attention to detail for reviewing reports and documents
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Extensive experience in conducting clinical trial visits
  • Deep understanding of GCP regulations

The Difference

My Client offers a competitive compensation package with a structured pension, health insurance, life and disability insurance, generous paid time off, remote work opportunities, and a commitment to professional development. You'll also enjoy a collaborative and supportive work environment with a global team working towards a meaningful mission.