Program Data Manager / Lead Data Manager

Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine, Poland
Dependent on experience
11 May 2021
10 Jun 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

The Lead Data Manager (LDM) / Program Data Manager (PDM) is responsible for timely and high quality data management deliverables. LDM/PDM is the single point of contact for the cross functional and study teams. LDM/PDM is accountable for all data management activities including but not limited to create, review and monitor data collection, data review, query management, application of standards to one or multiple clinical trials; identify trends; leads data quality and is responsible for the integrity of clinical data.

  • Responsible for all Data Management (DM) activities including the application of data standards, data management plan, risk indicator, and third party data
  • Ensures and/or affirms study start up documentation aligns with Data Standards and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Develops and/or ensures quality in the database design including both CRF and non-CRF data collection modules, edit checks and data review listing, and other activities up to database release
  • May be responsible for risk-based monitoring setup
  • Ensures final database DM documents are complete and all data issues have been tracked, reviewed, reconciled, and resolved per SOPs
  • Proactively drives quality of deliverables as well as ensures timelines and milestones are met in collaboration with cross functional teams 
  • Escalates issues  from DM teams as needed
  • Works directly with the cross functional team to  support day to day interactions for DM activities
  • Ensures consistency and quality of the data management activities


  • Bachelor degree, or international equivalent from an accredited institution, preferably in a technical, clinical, or health-related field, or equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Minimum 5+ years of clinical data management experience coupled with 3+ years of practical experience leading database management activities and using commercial clinical data management systems and/or EDC products (eg - Oracle RDC / Inform, Medidata Rave, DataLabs, etc).  
  • Demonstrates excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills in a Microsoft Windows environment including proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite of tools (eg - Outlook, Work, Excel, etc)
  • Proven ability to drive a successful customer experience through positive customer interactions, provision of quality and timely deliverables, and task ownership
  • Strong analytical and organization skills, able to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities
  • Project management experience preferred 
  • Vaccines experience preferred