Senior Manager, Clinical Data Management (Data Management Lead)

Location
Princeton, NJ, United States
Posted
Sep 18, 2020
Ref
R1529750
Discipline
Clinical, Clinical Data
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision - transforming patients' lives through science.In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease - and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry - each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. Driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. 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.

The Senior Manager, Clinical Data Management (Data Management Lead) is a role considered essential to the sustainability and success of the BMS R&D pipeline. This role reports to the Director, Clinical Data Management or Associate Director, Clinical Data Management (Line Manager) within the Global Data Management and Centralized Monitoring function of Global Clinical Operations (GCO).

This is an office-based position which may be located in New Jersey, Seattle, San Diego, Braine-l'Alleud (Belgium) or Boudry (Switzerland).

Specifically, the Senior Manager, Clinical Data Management (Data Management Lead) is accountable for:

Project Management and Leadership
  • Provides clinical data management leadership within the study team to align on and drive data collection requirements for one or more complex clinical development projects
  • Efficiently plans, coordinates, and delivers complete, high quality and reliable clinical trial data in a timely manner for assigned projects
  • Responsible for end to end clinical data management activities and serves as a primary point of contact for internal and external study team members
  • Provides strong quality and project oversight over third party vendor responsible for data management deliverables
  • Takes a leadership role to gather content and integration requirements for EDC and close collaboration with partners supporting other data collection systems (eCOA, External Data, Safety Gateway). Enforces data standard conventions and quality expectations for clinical data per defined processes
  • Authors, reviews/revises DM related study plans including Data Quality Management Plan, Data Validation Plans, Data Review Plan, eCRF Completion Guidelines and other study documents to ensure quality and standardization
  • Chairs Data Quality Review meetings with cross functional study team members to ensure on-going review of trial data currency , quality and completeness
  • Represents DM on cross-functional project teams & submission Teams
  • Lead or support the Health Authority inspections and audits
  • Provides coaching and quality oversight of junior Data Management Leads


FSP/CRO/Vendor Oversight
  • May act as core member of the study team and provides FSP/CRO/Vendor oversight for end-to-end Data Management activities, manages data currency throughout the trial, and overall monitoring DM deliverables according to the Service Level Agreement (SLA)


Continuous improvement initiatives
  • Provides the relevant support and input to continuous improvement activities within clinical data management
  • Provides support for CAPA implementation as required


Experience and expertise required:
  • Bachelor's degree required with an advanced degree preferred.
  • At least 5 years of relevant industry experience. Project management certification (e.g. PMP) is desirable.
  • Able to work collaboratively on multi-disciplinary project teams and develop productive relationships with external vendors
  • Sound knowledge of Clinical Drug Development Process, FDA/ICH guidelines and industry standard practices regarding data management
  • Strong knowledge and experience of EDC systems (Medidata RAVE preferred); demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office skills and well versed in industry trends and emerging technologies supporting data collection
  • Strong project management; Exhibits expertise in metrics analysisand reporting methodologies
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Communicate effectively with senior management and cross-functional teams
  • Knowledge of submission requirements, [e.g. New Drug Application (NDA)/Biologics License Application (BLA)/Market Authorization Application (MAA)]


Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.

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 with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.