Study Data Manager (SDM) PHARMA (ro-119)

4070 Basel
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2017-11-13 11:00
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For our Swiss customer located in Basel we are currently looking for (m/f) a Study Data Manager (SDM) PHARMA

Type of placement: 1 year, external contract with possible long term extension
Company: major Pharma company in Basel area
Salary: level 1-2, please ask us for the exact rate range

monthly gross salary levels in CHF, level1= 5-10k , level2=10-15k, level3= >15k)


Position Purpose

To operate as the core representative for Clinical Data Management (CDM) on the study team and to be accountable for collection, review and management of data and ensure deliverables are met.


Major Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Achieving Results: Leads the CDM study team and maintains oversight of all build, conduct and close activities for one or more studies, ensuring fit for purpose quality Implements study conventions, processes, knowledge sharing and best practices on assigned study(s)
  • Communication: Effectively communicates study goals and status of work, including all requirements to CDM study team and stakeholders Shares knowledge using relevant forums and communication tools
  • Strategic Agility: Manages CDM study deliverables, including timelines, risks and coordination of cross-functional tasks Identifies and escalates study issues appropriately and addresses corrective action plans Evaluates the impact of risks, and develops and implements mitigation plans at the study level
  • Feedback & Coaching: Provides coaching and mentoring on sub functional activities to peer Study Data Managers (SDMs) and associate Study Data Managers (aSDMs) Provides timely feedback to individuals and to CDM Management, and seeks ongoing feedback for personal development.
  • Teamwork & Collaborations: Fosters teamwork Develops and maintains working relationships within and outside of CDM at the study level
  • Technical & Business Expertise: Contributes or leads sub functional or cross functional working groups and initiatives
  • Change ManagementAdapts to change, E.g. new tools, processes and technology
  • Vendor Management: Maintains outsourcing relationships and oversight with partners and inputs to CRO selection participation & review of work orders & scope of work (SOW) Provides vendor performance oversight on an ongoing basis


General Information

  • Job Family Study Data Manager
  • Division/Function: PDBC/TA
  • Location: Global


  • BA/BS degree or equivalent and moderate industry-related experience Moderate practical and theoretical expertise within his or her sub function. In-depth understanding of the business of his or her sub function and the wider CDM organizatio
  • Project Manager/Managment experience
  • Oncology-experience- nice to have 
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