Director of Clinical Operations

Job Type: permanent
Job Category: Directors
Region: Europe
Location: Unspecified
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 8th July 2020

Director of Clinical Operations

I’m working with a developing and innovative biotech which are looking to expand their Oncology and Immunology team with a Director of Clinical Operations across Europe.


  • Fully comply with all company policies and applicable regulations, laws, and ethical standards
  • Recruit employees to ensure department is staffed with qualified personnel
  • Be part of patient recruitment strategies
  • Collaborate and maintain relationships with internal and external sources
  • Make sure study plan aligns with business development strategies
  • Contribute to product and clinical development plans
  • Strategic guidance to trial feasibility and operational excellence
  • Plan and oversee all patient care or administrative operations and programs
  • Devise strategies and plans for the clinical department according to company standards for excellent service and growth
  • Provide professionals with clinical training and opportunities for continuous development
  • Manage and oversee clinical trials through Phase I to IV
  • Evaluate performance and discipline employees when necessary
  • Monitor compliance to legal guidelines, internal policies and quality standards


  • Extensive knowledge in Oncology and Immunology
  • Technical knowledge through all clinical roles
  • Proven experience as clinical director or other managerial position
  • Experience in recruitment process of hiring staff and patients
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to present research findings at international meetings
  • Excellent knowledge of standards and regulations for the clinical field
  • Evidence of strong scientific productivity such as authorship on published manuscript
  • Solid understanding of budgeting, resourcing and performance evaluation procedures
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Exceptional organizational and leadership skills

This is a rare home based opportunity for someone who has existing experience as a Director of Clinical Operations and those with a passion and background in Oncology and Immunology.

Barrington James

I recruit for positions across Europe, typically within the Clinical Market on behalf of Pharmaceutical and Biotech clients of all sizes.

If this particular job isn’t right for you, then I have many other opportunities currently within the Clinical Market throughout Europe; if you would like to be made aware of these other positions then please call me on: +44 (0) 1293 776644 for a confidential discussion.

Alternatively, you can email me on: or find me on LinkedIn

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