Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

Protocol Manager

Princeton, NJ, United States
Sep 19, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.

Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.

The Protocol Manager (PTM) is a diverse, challenging, and central leadership role within Global Clinical Operations working in a dynamic matrix project team. The PTM drives the successful and timely execution of in-house or outsourced clinical research protocols from study start-up to final clinical study report within established budget and timelines using strong project management and organizational skills.


The PTM monitors protocol progress and addresses and manages obstacles, serves as the primary operational contact for the protocol, coordinates the development of protocol level documents and plans, and effectively leads a global team of individuals assigned to the protocol. The PTM ensures effective management of issues and risks, and concise escalation and reporting to senior management, appropriate teams and collaborating functions. The PTM must leverage her/his strong interpersonal and influencing skills and proven team-building skills, to foster partnerships across projects and multidisciplinary teams.


A minimum of a BA or BS Degree with 4 to 6 years of demonstrated project management experience of which at least 2 should have been gained in the pharmaceutical or healthcare industry. Experience working with CROs is a plus. This candidate should have leadership experience in the execution of global clinical research trials management demonstrating strong project management and organizational skills.

Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.