Clinical Programme Manager

£70000 - £75000 per annum
  1. Permanent
  1. Clinical Operations

Hobson Prior is currently working with a gene therapy organisation who are looking for a Clinical Programme Manager to join them on a permanent basis in London. Our client is determined to develop possible curative treatments for patients who are living with serious illnesses.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will contribute to the clinical and business project planning of the organisations Gene therapy programmes.
  • Support the Clinical Research & Development projects, providing knowledge of all aspects of clinical development including supporting the day to day management of the clinical operations department.
  • Support oversight of vendor management.
  • Co-operate with stakeholders to ensure development milestones are achieved, and issues and obstacles are managed accordingly.
  • Support the communication of timelines across the team members to ensure efficient production, scheduling and delivery of projects.
  • Highlight potential risks, and actual issues with quality, budget or timelines to the senior leadership team.
  • Provide oversight of project management plan development and assignments.
  • Provide oversight of Quality Management components of studies. Escalate potential risks, issues, findings and corrective actions as appropriate.
  • Support contract negotiations in relation to study matters.
  • Facilitate continual improvements to internal processes to improve efficiency.
  • Partake in internal and external audits as planned and report non-conformances and recommendations for improvement.
  • Contribute to the development of the clinical quality management system through the development and review of Standard Operating Procedures and supporting documents.
  • Oversee preparation of study documents, procedures, manuals and study specific training
  • Support the oversight of the data transfer process at the vendor level.
  • Review final programme budgets.
  • Contribute to the development of key study documents such as clinical protocols, Investigator Brochures and Development Safety Update Reports.
  • Support the identification of vendors required to support a study.

Key Skills:

  • Ability to work unsupervised.
  • Strong interpersonal skills to influence; communicate and manage change.


  • Educated to Degree level (or equivalent) in a Biological Science discipline.
  • Proven experience of running projects in the gene therapy or advanced therapies arena.
  • Significant experience of working in a translational clinical research environment.
  • Proven strong project management experience.
  • Broad experience of business operations including Quality Management Systems, awareness of Expenditure and Processing of Requisitions.

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