Site Engagement Manager, South Korea - L

South Korea
12 May 2021
09 Jun 2021
Clinical Research
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
TalentSource Life Sciences, the division of CROMSOURCE dedicated to flexible staffing solutions, is currently recruiting for a Freelance Site Engagement Manager in South Korea to join our client-based team at one of the leading global biopharmaceutical companies for 1 FTE.

Our client is a world leader, mainly working in the fields of neurology and immunology. Working with both scientists and academics across the globe, they have a focus on new products and a strong science based approach.

Site engagement is a critical component in the execution of a clinical trial.

Engagement of highly motivated clinical investigators will enable sponsor to maximise efficient and timely delivery of sponsor's clinical trials. This position is responsible for contributing to an industry leading site engagement team at our Sponsor.

The Site Engagement Manager is responsible for providing operational expertise to sites through ownership/management of Site Engagement Strategy.

Scope of the role:
  • Define and implement strategies for engaging clinical sites and investigators
  • Characterise and understand the attributes of a good clinical site versus a poor performing site
  • Engage clinical sites to develop build, and maintain relationships with investigators/staff to ensure continued performance and capitalise on site expertise
  • Evaluate, screen and develop high quality investigative sites to support sponsor's clinical development programs
  • Ensure collaboration with key internal & external stakeholders, as well as third party vendor
  • Ensure industry best practices consistent with all applicable guidelines and regulations

Main tasks and responsibilities:
  • Develop, communicate, and execute Site Engagement Strategy/Plan working closely with the Clinical Team and key internal stake holders throughout the life cycle of clinical trials
  • Support clinical team in coordinating and executing site engagement activities by understanding the competitive landscape, capturing trial hurdles and using motivational tactics to ensure timely delivery of trials
  • Engage, evaluate and develop a global network of high performing sites through coordinated, consistent interactions using multiple communication channels to create awareness of Sponsor and its activities thereby increasing their desire to partner with Sponsor
  • Single point of contact for institutions to resolve business process barriers.
  • Assist sites with enrolment barriers by reinforcing protocol specific site recruitment plans
  • Communicate regularly with global Site Engagement Team
  • Support assigned studies from a regional and cultural perspective & support study teams with quality related visits as needed
  • Work with strategic partners to ensure alignment on systems and processes for identifying and engaging sites
  • Interact/train new investigators to work on clinical trials
  • Develop partnerships (institutions and key investigator relationships)
  • Attend key therapeutic trainings/meetings and/or industry training

Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Previous experience in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, and/or CRO industry is required with a preference towards individuals who have experience in site engagement or an investigator facing role (e.g. clinical project manager, study director/coordinator, clinical research associate, patient/site engagement companies)
  • Proven track record of success on cross-functional projects in a global environment.
  • Good working knowledge of GCP guidelines in different regions
  • Travel including overnight stays, possibly global, up to 50%

  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Results oriented
  • Ability to analyse, synthesise, and clearly present information to individuals and groups
  • Customer orientation
  • Creative "out of the box" thinker with conceptual strengths, who will challenge the status quo to improve
  • Clear and articulate verbal, written and presentation skills with excellent command of the English and/or language
  • Comfortable with reviewing/understanding clinical protocols
  • Scientific and technical knowledge:
  • GCP and regulatory environment
  • Medical knowledge and research expertise
  • Ability to work independently, to solve problems at all levels of difficulty or uniqueness
  • Ability to manage conflict and achieve consensus in a group through complex and thorough discussion
  • Regular interaction with various management levels on issues relating to site engagement, patient recruitment, etc

Who will you be working for?


CROMSOURCE is a family owned international, full-service Contract Research Organisation who, since 1994, has been supporting our clients with outstanding clinical research and staffing solutions services. The successful growth of CROMSOURCE has been achieved by putting high quality and client focus at the heart of everything we do.

Our Company Ethos

Our employees are the most valuable company asset. We value our resources and ensure they work in a friendly, family environment so they are able to develop their skills and talents. Human Resources is the fulcrum around which all CROMSOURCE activities are built and close management and training is the core instrument to develop and maintain highly-qualified personnel. The continuous training keeps the resources qualified in terms of competence and expertise and gives to all personnel the clear tools needed to manage both internal and client processes with the same methodology. The success of these core values are evidenced by our below industry average turnover rates.

About TalentSource Life Sciences

TalentSource is the division of CROMSOURCE dedicated to flexible staffing solutions. Through us, you will have the opportunity to be integrated into a sponsor-led team, whilst having the continuous support from your Line Manager, who will work closely with you to mentor and support your professional development and growth. For our client-facing positions, you must be confident, be able to drive the role and work autonomously.

The Application Process

Once you have submitted your CV, you will receive an acknowledgement that we received it. If you have the requirements we need, you will be invited for phone interview as the first step. Unfortunately, due to the number of applications we receive, we cannot reply to everyone individually if you are not successful.

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CROMSOURCE is an equal opportunities employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment in relation to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran or military status or any other legally protected status. CROMSOURCE is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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Skills: Clinical Project Manager, Freelance, Site Engagement Manager, CRO, Pharma, Pharmaceutical, Site Engagement Location: South Korea Share:

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