Project Coordinator - PhD

London (Greater)
10 Oct 2018
15 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Coordinator – PhD


Location: Office based in Central London, or Stirling (Scotland)

Salary: Competitive, plus generous benefits package

Medpace is looking for a Project Coordinator to join our successful and friendly team, and engage in clinical trial management on a day to day level. This is a fantastic opportunity for recent PhD graduates to start or further develop their career in the research and development of cutting edge drugs. Associates should expect to have an intensive training period, and show the desire and aptitude for an accelerated career path into Clinical Trial Management (CTM) or Clinical Monitoring (CRA).

Our therapeutic focus areas include Oncology, Cardiovascular, Endocrine/metabolic, Infectious disease and Central Nervous System (CNS). Trials managed include those in Rare disease and Advanced Therapies.

Key Responsibilities:

Work closely with the Project Clinical Trial Manager for timely delivery of recurrent tasks consistently with a high degree of accuracy
Compile and maintain project-specific status reports within the clinical trial management system
Interact with the internal project team, Sponsor, study sites, and third party vendors
Ownership of the Trial Master File
Create and maintain project timelines
Coordinate project meetings and produce quality minutes.


PhD in Life Sciences preferred
Desire to transfer and apply analytical and academic skills in clinical project administration and management
Solid presentation skills (in English)
Strong team player - ability to work in a fast paced dynamic industry within an international team
Prior experience within the CRO or pharmaceutical industry not required but will be advantageous
Excellent computer (word-processing, databases, Excel, Windows), organisational, and communication skills.


Medpace is a scientifically-driven, global, full-service clinical contract research organisation (CRO) providing Phase I-IV clinical development services to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries. When you join Medpace, you become part of a team dedicated to supporting the development of ground breaking drugs and devices. Our employees provide hope for those living with debilitating diseases. We invite you to be a part of something that is impacting millions of people around the globe while enjoying a competitive total compensation and benefits package and internal growth opportunities.


Winner of the ACRP-Avoca CRO Quality Award in 2018

Eagle Award winner - which recognises outstanding leadership, professionalism, integrity, and dedication to advancing the clinical research profession through strong site partnerships.


We look forward to receiving your application. A member of our recruitment team will review your qualifications and if interested, you will be contacted for an interview.

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