ICON Clinical Research

Clinical Trial Manager

30 Jul 2021
02 Aug 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations.

With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.

Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.

Clinical Trial Manager

Home based / Office based

Any location in Australia


- Primary point of contact for Clinical Operations aspects of designated projects and responsible for developing successful working relationships with clients

- Responsible for planning, scheduling and implementing the Clinical Operations aspects of projects

- Contribute to the development and maintenance of cross functional project management plans

- Responsible for risk mitigation strategies, associated action plans and issue resolution

- Responsible for managing the Clinical Operations project team, including ensuring all necessary project training is provided to assigned staff

- Provide direction and support to the Clinical Operations study team

- Manage Clinical Operations aspects of projects in accordance with the contract including communicate any changes in Clinical Operations scope to the Project Manager and collaborate with Business Development to ensure timely completion of change orders

- Track Clinical Operations project deliverables using appropriate tools

- Effectively monitor and report on progress of the Clinical Operations aspects of projects to all stakeholders

- Implement QC activities as necessary and monitor required quality metrics

- Participate in business development activities, as appropriate including bid defense and proposal activities

- Responsible for managing the Clinical Operations project team, including ensuring all necessary project training is provided to assigned staff


- Experience in Clinical Trial Management roles or equivalent role and 6+ years of total experience in the clinical research field.

- Successful industry experience, of clinical trial management and a proven understanding of the clinical operations aspects of projects and how they impact/interact with other functions

- Thorough knowledge of ICH GCP and relevant regulations and a basic knowledge of the drug development and clinical trials process.

- Proven leadership and ability to make complex decisions with minimum management oversight and work independently within the role

- Knowledge of Clinical Operations processes and tools

- University/Bachelor's Degree, or local equivalent, in medicine, science or equivalent degree/ experience

- Fluent in written and spoken English

- Computer literate.

- Due to the nature of this position it may be required for the employee to travel both domestically and internationally.

Benefits of Working in ICON

Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That's why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture - one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.