Clinical Trial Manager (m/f/d) - maternity leave replacement

Job ID:  51399

Wien, AT

Job Level:  Professionals
Job Category:  Research and Development
Employment Type:  Temporary employment
Career Level: 

Octapharma specializes in the development of highly pure pharmaceuticals made of human blood plasma. As part of a family-owned enterprise, Octapharma in Vienna is not only the largest production site, but also a successful research location of the Octapharma Group. Since our company continues to grow, we are looking for a maternity leave replacement (until October 2024):

Your new challenges which will inspire you:

  • Responsibility for sponsor oversight of monitoring activities, perform co-monitoring visits, review of monitoring reports and deviations, provide guidance to monitoring personnel assigned to the study, oversee their performance
  • Vendor management activities of Clinical Research Organizations (CROs), central laboratories, central pharmacies, supplies vendors and other external contractors
  • Oversight of site feasibility, qualification and selection and co-ordinate all study site activities
  • Oversight of (e)TMF quality
  • Development and review of study-specific plans, forms/templates 
  • Regular data review (e.g. centralized monitoring data, eCRF data, IRT data, etc.)
  • Being an essential part of a sponsor project team operating globally, led by experienced global clinical project managers

Your profile that will convince us: 

  • Medical-pharmaceutical, scientific or similar background
  • At least 5 years experience in clinical research / clinical trial management / clinical monitoring
  • Previous experience as a Clinical Research Associate or Clinical Trial Manager
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry or CRO industry and of the global clinical trials environment
  • Previous experience with Phase 2 or 3 studies
  • Previous monitoring / co-monitoring experience    
  • Good IT skills
  • Ready to travel (up to 35%)
  • Professional use of the English language, both written and oral, additional languages beneficial
  • Strong interpersonal communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to work efficiently in a team environment, to work to tight deadlines
  • Self-motivated, proactive with attention to detail    

Our attractive benefits for you:

  • Wide range of tasks in an international setting, flexibility and personal responsibility
  • Reliable employer with generous employee benefits and a salary customary in the market.
  • Familiar setting of a family-owned enterprise with benefits such as Do & Co staff restaurant, extraordinary staff events and many more:




Additional information:

The minimum gross salary according to the collective agreement (chemical industry) for your new job is EUR 3.557,47. We strive to adapt your salary to your range of tasks and to your profile, which is why we are ready to pay salary higher than collectively agreed.


We are looking forward to new, committed employees who join forces with us to promote our strong growth in order to keep enabling our patients to live a better life - because it is in our blood! Is it in your blood too? We are looking forward to receiving your application via our online career portal.



Your contact:

Mag. (FH) Charlotte Ponzer
Octapharma Pharmazeutika Produktionsges.m.b.H.
Oberlaaer Straße 235, 1100 Wien,
T: +43 (1) 610 32 – 1301

Working at Octapharma

Whether your interests lie in the field of research and development, production, marketing, sales, finance or engineering, there are many career opportunities at Octapharma

We are the world's largest family-owned plasma company and entirely European. In the spirit of our founder Wolfgang Marguerre, we do not pursue short-term profit goals, but have future generations in mind. Our vision: we are passionate about developing new healthcare solutions that improve lives. We own 6 modern production facilities in Austria, France, Germany, Sweden and Mexico. The Marguerre family continues to play an essential role in the company's day-to-day operations.

Octapharma wants to offer its employees a working environment that challenges them as much as it enriches them. Since its foundation in 1983, the company has grown steadily and today we employ almost 10,000 people.

If you are interested in becoming a part of Octapharma, we invite you to apply for one of our open positions.

About Octapharma

Headquartered in Lachen, Switzerland, Octapharma is one of the largest human protein manufacturers in the world, developing and producing human proteins from human plasma and human cell lines.

Octapharma employs around 10,000 people worldwide to support the treatment of patients in 118 countries with products across three therapeutic areas: Hematology, Immunotherapy and Critical Care.

Octapharma has seven R&D sites and five state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Austria, France, Germany and Sweden, and operates more than 180 plasma donation centers across Europe and the US.

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