Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Associate Director, Clinical Trial Analytics

Princeton, NJ, United States
Jun 27, 2019
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
The Associate Director of Clinical Trial Analytics is an experienced clinical research professional who leads a team of specialists who are in charge of clinical trial enrollment/randomization, performance forecasting and tracking for Phase I to IV clinical trials across all therapeutic areas. The Clinical Trial Analytics Team specializes in clinical trial intelligence and supports enhanced R&D portfolio, program and country planning, clinical trial feasibility, site selection, country target setting and data driven patient recruitment and enrollment forecasting and monitoring activities.

The CTA-AD must have the ability to provide strategic direction and oversight and represent the team for governance boards, development/clinical teams and on internal/external initiatives.
  • Managesa team of specialists (5-7 people) who are in charge of clinical trial enrollment/randomization, performance forecasting and tracking for Phase I to IV clinical trials across all therapeutic areas
  • Provides strategic leadership and oversight for the analytic aspects of the clinical trial performance at all stages of drug development at a variety of internal forums, increase understanding of metrics and forecasts, particularly with respect to timeline analytics
  • Represents the Clinical Trial Analytics perspective to Clinical Operations
  • Interacts with Operations Leads, Protocol Managers, Site Managers and other stakeholders as appropriate
  • Provides strategic direction and oversees the creation of recruitment dashboards, enrollment projections, Eclipse reports, and ad hoc custom outputs
  • Fully responsible for the assigned team's onboarding, development, coaches and mentors them according to their needs
  • Accountable for driving continuous improvement and innovation. Identifies areas for improvement and acts as a sponsor or contributor to work streams and other initiatives.
  • Planand coordinate with other CTAleads on theimplementation of Digital Health partnership projects, and building a comprehensive analytic ecosystem for better trial planning and execution support

Customer focus, attention to detail, experience with information systems and clinical trial intelligence and supporting data, extremely proficient with MS Office (Word, ppt), ability to handle multiple projects. Strong analytical competencies. Exposure to, and understanding of clinical data sets as it relates to clinical trial planning, forecasting and monitoring. Forecasting/simulation experience is a plus.

Experienced Stakeholder management, Demonstrated experience as a mentor, Demonstrated ability to effectively participate in initiative and translate for management level stakeholders

Qualifications :
  • Masters degree in public health, epidemiology, health care or other life-sciences
  • 5+ years experience in clinical trial management or clinical trial information support.
  • Strong understanding of Pharmaceutical Development processes, objectives and strategy across various disciplines /functions (e.g., development, commercial)
  • Experience with country and site selection, trial feasibility, performance tracking and vendor management.
  • Experience with Digital Health activities including RWD/EMR, patient matching, precision Site and Country selection
  • Experiencein leading and managing cross-functional projects
  • Management experience preferred or applicable work experience demonstrating the ability to manage and mentor people, excellent influencing, negotiation and conflict resolution skills