Study Manager

Date: May 16, 2019

Location: Montreal, QC, CA

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Requisition ID: CLI008673

The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its 125-year legacy. With a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products, Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. 


Merck’s Oncology division is dedicated to delivering breakthrough innovations that extend and improve the lives of cancer patients worldwide. Our team of dauntless, forward-thinking individuals achieves this through an unwavering commitment to supporting accessibility to medicine, providing new therapeutic procedures, and collaborating with governments and payers to ensure that people who need medicines have access to them. At Merck, our focus is on innovation and launch execution excellence; we translate breakthrough science into innovative medicines that help people with cancer across the globe.




Study Manager

Location: Quebec or Ontario
 

Accountable for the operational planning, feasibility, and execution of a clinical protocol.  May lead team in key study planning, development and execution elements (e.g., data management deliverables, protocol level plans/timelines, country/site selection, system updates, Investigator Meeting planning, communication plans, preparation of status update reports, study closeout activities).  May serve as the clinical trial team (CTT) lead.  Leads team for timeline management, risk identification and mitigation, issue resolution.  May facilitate and collaborate with key internal/external stakeholders (study team, subsidiary country teams, vendors, committees, etc) in support of clinical study objectives.  Accountable for managing any study specific partners and/or vendors.


Qualifications


Education Minimum Requirement:
  • Degree in the Life Sciences or significant experience in clinical development (> 11 years)
  • Bachelor’s degree with 7+ years; or MS with 5+ years; or PhD with <2 years relevant career experience
Required Experience and Skills:
  • Pharmaceutical and/or clinical drug development experience.
  • Excellent oral (including presentation) and written communication, computer/ database management and project management skills.
Preferred Experience and Skills:
  • Oncology experience

Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.


 

Our employees are the key to our company's success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Merck's benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives. Merck is an equal opportunity employer, proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.



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Other Locations: Toronto, ON, CA
Employee Status: Regular
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
Number of Openings: 1
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