South Africa, Centurion, South Africa, Cape Town, South Africa, Centurion, South Africa, Pretoria, South Africa
Clinical Data Manager II-BioM
Job Location(s)ZA-Centurion | ZA-Cape Town | ZA-Centurion | ZA-Pretoria
Job Number 2018-26490
Job Category Clinical Data Management
Position Type Full-Time
Covance is seeking a Lead Data Manager to work for it’s Early Phase department. Home based role in South Africa, permanent contract.
Data Management leadership for all aspects of the data management process to include responsibility for the development of the project documentation, system set-up, data entry and data validation procedures and processes assigned to more junior staff. Also assume responsibility for all data management activities leading to database lock according to Client quality expectations within project timelines and budgets.
Lead data focused project team meetings, meeting frequently with the study leads of Electronic Data Capture (EDC) Design, SAS Programming, Statistics, and PK to ensure that all deliverables are planned, coordinated interdepartmentally, and proactively identifying potential risks and mitigations, and effectively communicating data-driven discussions in order to achieve database lock dates with the highest possible data quality.
Lead study Data Manager for studies which are medium complexity including but not limited to – combination of healthy and patient populations, multi-site, medium complexity in protocol design or client management requirements.
As the study data lead; be accountable for all DM deliverables per the established timeline; providing instruction to their DM study team(s) and review of their study team’s output to ensure the highest delivery quality, while adjusting resource allocations accordingly.
Ensure that all allocated projects are carried out in strict accordance with the relevant protocols, global harmonized SOPs, and the specified standards of GCPs.
Work with the Project Manager(s) to build timelines to meet contracted milestones by communicating with leads in different disciplines and the full project team as necessary including at study initiation meetings.
Provide DM project team leadership and accountability; leads data focused internal project team meetings; meets frequently with the study leads of ECD Design, SAS Programming, Statistics, and PK to ensure that all deliverables are planned and coordinated intradepartmental; proactively identifies potential risks/mitigations, effectively communicates data-driven discussions in order to achieve database lock dates; keeps the Project Manager apprised of project progress.
Maintain awareness of other Biometrics functional group deliverables to be able to support risk and mitigation strategies, including impact on Data Management resources or deliverables and consult with Project Manager and/or functional group management as necessary.
Keep Project Manager, Biometrics management team and/or sponsor services informed of pertinent project or sponsor related information (i.e. work scope changes, timeline impacts).
Coordinates the receipt and inventory of all data related information, from clinical sites and vendors as appropriate in order to meet timelines for deliverables. Ensure all appropriate documentation and procedures are performed upon project completion.
Ensures study specific Data Transfer Agreements are put in place for all ancillary data vendors involved in the study.
Develop and maintain client relationships and review client satisfaction surveys. Implement appropriate action plans including driving process improvements and team training.
Applies corrective interventions where necessary to maintain project budget compliance and profit expectations. Track scope changes and work with the Clinical Pharmacology Project Manager to ensure that Sponsor approval is received and the scope change processed.
Provides leadership, mentorship, and coaching in DM related clinical trial processes, department technical capabilities, and associ…
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