(Associate) Director* Clinical Operations Training Management

  • BioNTech Careers
  • Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Mainz
  • Research, development, teaching
  • Published: 08.08.2022
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Director* Clinical Operations Training Management

As a Director* Clinical Operations Training Management, you will lead the development of Training strategy and execution to support the Global Clinical Development Operations (CDO) team. You will support operational excellence across the internal CDO team by driving the development, implementation, and enhancement of CDO training and work with cross-functional stakeholders to ensure that training processes and curriculum are aligned across the organization. You will collaborate with external vendors to ensure optimization of vendor training processes as well. You will ensure the training processes and documentation are GCP compliant and support a flexible and agile working environment that works towards future modernization and digitalization.
Your main responsibilities are:
  • Develop compliant, comprehensive, and effective training processes and sessions, and continuously monitor training efficiency and effectiveness, proactively identify training gaps, and partner with key stakeholders to scope and ensure alignment with strategic priorities.
  • Develop and execute training strategies for new, improved processes that support an agile working model and monitor external environment, regulatory/process, ICH/GCP changes impacting CDO practices and ensure required changes are implemented.
  • Drive development and maintenance of CDO training curriculum, including Onboarding, Role-specific Process Training and Professional Development Programs ensuring all training reflects current industry best practices and regulatory standards in line with associated internal processes and systems.
  • Work with cross-functional training leads to ensure harmonization of processes across all training programs and work towards increased modernization and digitalization, new technology and tools for internal and external training.
  • Support VP, CDO and Sr. Director, Process Excellence in cross-functional efforts to build out infrastructure necessary to identify, evaluate and execute on functional growth opportunities.

What you have to offer.

  • Bachelor’s degree in a business, science or healthcare related field or equivalent. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Many years of experience within Clinical Operations , Clinical Trial Management, Clinical Trial Monitoring or related function within pharmaceutical/ biotech/ CRO or related field is required. (i.e. CRA, Quality, Audit, Regulatory Compliance or similar)
  • Significant experience in curriculum design in a pharmaceutical environment
  • Ability to deliver training on critical aspects of Clinical Trial Management such as ICH/GCP Guidelines, Monitoring Oversight, Site Interactions, non-compliance, Risk management, Inspection readiness etc.
  • Broad experience in the pharmaceutical industry with a strong clinical development understanding. Expert knowledge of ICH Guidelines, FDA/ MHRA/EMA regulations, EU Clinical Trial Directive and other applicable industry regulations, processes and practices is required.

Benefits for you.

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Childcare
  • Jobticket
  • Company Bike
  • Leave Account
  • Fitness Courses
  • Mobile Office
  • Special Vacation
... and much more.

Have we kindled your pioneering spirit?

Then apply now for our location Mainz and simply send us your application documents using our online form.

If you have any further questions, our Talent Acquisition Team will be happy to answer them on + 49 (0) 6131-9084-1291 (monday-friday, from 12 noon to 4 pm).

Job-ID 6690 (please indicate for inquiries)

We look forward to your application!

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