Clinical Manager- Bellshill, Scotland

13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
PPD is currently looking for a Clinical Team Manager to manage a team of Clinical Research Associates, Project Assistants and Remote Site Monitors based in our Bellshill offices. With responsibility for the line management of your own team, this position is a great opportunity to develop personally and be instrumental in the recruitment, mentoring and training of Clinical Management employees. Fully immersed in the operational and strategic structure of the department, this is also a chance to take an important step forward in your career.

PPD is proud to employ over 19,000 employees worldwide, across 47 countries and 89 offices. In just over 30 years, PPD has grown to become an industry leading company amongst CROs for retention of employees, growth as a company and recently has won accolades for industry leading CRA team, employee training & development, excellence in service and numerous awards for Best CRO.

This position will be reporting in to the Senior Director for UK Clinical. It is a full time, permanent position and is based at our Bellshill office.


- Bachelor's Degree in Health Sciences preferred or licensed or certified health care training (e.g. RN, MT, PA, RPh.)
- Significant clinical research experience (comparable to 8+ years) including remote and clinical monitoring and experience in all phases of study life cycle, including start up, interim and close out
- Line management experience appropriate to a team in the size of 15-20 individuals
- Eligibility to live and work in the UK

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

- Demonstrate effective mentoring/leadership/supervisory ability including excellent interpersonal skills
- Excellent clinical trials monitoring skills
- Demonstrate understanding of or ability to learn and demonstrate understanding of PPD SOPs, WPDs, and relevant regulations e.g. ICH/GCP, FDA guidelines)
- Effective organizational and negotiation skills
- Strong attention to detail
- Effective written and oral communication skills
- Good knowledge of English language and grammar
- Excellent team player with team building skills