Clinical Trial Supply Manager

Ireland (IE)
Comprehensive Package
26 Jul 2021
25 Aug 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level

Global Drug Supply Manager

My client a leader in Global leader in their field; are looking for a Global Drug Supply Manger to join a brand-new Clinical Operations hub. The Global Drug Supply will provide guidance and oversight to internal and external global Clinical Trial Material (CTM) staff for supply strategy of products for businesses clinical studies. This position is a strategically focused one as CTM Team Lead for all products / clinical trials within the portfolio as well as individual contributor responsibility for assigned clinical studies. If you’re an experienced Clinical professional with trial management experience, please read below…



  • Lead a functional group of 5 direct reports
  • Work cross functionally with both internal and external teams including:  Regulatory, Quality, R&D, Project Management, Finance, Manufacturing, Packaging/Labeling, Supply Chain, CTM vendors, IWRS vendors, investigator site staff (investigators, study coordinators) and CRO staff
  • Oversight and development of study specific timelines for drug shipment set-up, including management and mitigation of deliverables for trials
  • Contribution to the identification of risks and opportunities (including contingency and mitigation plans) for the clinical risks and opportunities registry
  • Oversee and develops the short-term and long-range forecasting of clinical study drug, placebo and ancillary supply needs for various protocol designs.  Contact with internal and external stakeholders to ensure on-time manufacture and delivery of products
  • Participates in vendor selection and contributes to the RFP process for IRT/IVRS and global drug shipment
  • Provide oversight/ensures the development of specifications for IVRS/IWRS systems for randomization and drug supply management and/or development of complex models for manual drug supply management throughout trial lifecycle
  • Drafts, reviews and approves relevant documents, including informed consent, site worksheets, vendor site manuals (pharmacy, lab), monitoring reports
  • Requirements;
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience within clinical research including a minimum of 2 years’ experience within a study management/leadership role
  • Demonstratable experience within global clinical supplies management and IVRS/IWRS systems
  • Understanding of global regulations and requirements
  • Line management experience
  • Experience gained within Sponsor/Biotech/Pharma preferable
  • Ability to travel internationally up to 15%


  • Comprehensive Package
  • Excellent Salary plus bonus scheme
  • Enhanced Pension and Healthcare plan

Following your application Daniel Hockaday, a specialist Pharmaceutical Recruiter with 4 years’ experience as a specialist recruitment Consultant will discuss the opportunity with you in detail. He will be more than happy to answer any questions relating to the industry and the potential for your career growth. The conversation can also progress further to discussing other opportunities, which are also available right now or will be imminently becoming available.

This position will be very competitive, and it is likely that it will close prematurely. We recommend applying as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Please click ‘apply’ or contact with Daniel Hockaday for any further information.

Daniel .C. Hockaday

Email: Dhockaday (at)