Global Clinical Trial Study Leader



Global Clinical Trial Study Leader



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per year

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Why a Great Opportunity

Big Pharma

Very stable employer, expanding rapidly, lot of room for professional growth

Work on the forefront of new drug development R&D in atmosphere that favours learning and mentoring

Job Description

Global Clinical Trial Study Leader - Toronto based - Permanent, full time

Covering either Respirology OR Cardiovscular. Will be responsible for trials

from beginning to end.


  • Clinical Trial Project Management.
  • Stakeholder leadership.
  • Global team leadership.
  • Mentorship and point of contact for study directors.
  • ICH / GCP, documents, study plans and budgets, trial master files.
  • No direct reports, but responsible for cross-functional reams.
  • Entire process, going from design to protocols, vendor selection, patient recruitment.
  • Mostly phases II and III.



  • M.Sc., Ph.D., Pharm.D., MD.
  • Project and team leadership background essential.
  • Min 6 to 10 years' related experience in pharma or in a CRO leading trials.
  • Must have worked on large projects.
  • Experience in Development Operations (CRA / Sr. CRA / GAM/GSAM) or other related fields.
  • Must really understand the clinical trial process, ICH / GCP, documents.
  • Clinical project management (PMP / PMI attractive).
  • Solid comprehension of clinical trial management.
  • Preferably background in a large pharmaceutical company but CROs considered.

Three most important skills:

1) Team leadership even though no direct reports - dealing with cross functional teams

2) Stakeholder leadership

3) Project Management skills (PMI would be a big asset).

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