Senior Clinical Project Manager – Early Phase

Are you an experienced Senior Clinical Project Manager within early phase:

  • Who is looking for new and international challenges?
  • Who would like to play a key role in improving lives of people with skin diseases?
  • Who would like to be a part of an innovative company who aspire to become the world leader within dermatology, with the ambition to help 125 million patients by 2025?

Why do we look for new colleagues?

The Trial Management department at LEO Pharma in Ballerup near Copenhagen is growing due to an increasing portfolio. We are looking for experienced Senior Clinical Project Managers who can ensure the conduct of high quality clinical trials from our wide range of exciting development projects.

About the job

In the role as Clinical Project Manager, you will:

  • Oversee all aspects of the start-up, conduct, close-out and reporting of clinical trials in Early Development
  • Provide input toward production, review and approval of clinical trial documents
  • Lead trials and drive timelines and deliverables within the team
  • Visit KOL sites to develop and maintain productive relationships
  • Ensure trial team members are adequately trained on responsibilities of trial conduct
  • Collaborate closely with stakeholders within Denmark and other international colleagues and team members 
  • Oversight of CROs for fully outsourced trials
  • Participation in the continuous improvement of the department’s procedures and secure best practices

Your qualifications and experience

  • Master degree in science or equivalent/relevant education or related experience gained in clinical research
  • Minimum of 3 years of direct clinical trial management experience within early phase or Pharmacology trials
  • Strong knowledge of drug development process
  • Strong project management skills with a proactive nature
  • Team player who is able to work with other functional areas and foster successful team spirit
  • Responsible, structured, committed, flexible and have a positive attitude
  • Possess good communication skills in English, verbally as well as in writing
  • Ability to travel internationally

Are you ready to join us?

We offer a challenging job as Senior Clinical Project Manager with responsibility for early development and pharmacology trials. You will get the opportunity to be a key contributor to the success of LEO’s exciting portfolio. The department has grown significantly the past 1,5 years and currently Trial Management is a team of 20 experienced Clinical Project Managers responsible for clinical trials from Phase 1 to Phase 4.

You can be part of an exiting journey establishing the department and processes together with your colleagues. The working atmosphere is busy, pleasant and informal and as the for the rest of LEO, innovation is part of everything we do. At LEO, the decision pathways are short, and you can expect to be called upon to support the development of the function. You will be working together with an international team of dedicated colleagues within Trial Execution as well as with other functional areas from LEO R&D.

Further information and application deadline

In case you have any further questions, please reach out to Senior Manager Berit Gorsøe Kjeldsen at +45 26740705.

We will review applications and call for interviews on an ongoing basis, so do not hesistate to send us your CV and application as soon as possible. Application deadline is April 23rd.


We look forward to welcoming you to our team!

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About LEO Pharma
LEO Pharma helps people achieve healthy skin. By offering care solutions to patients in more than 100 countries globally, LEO Pharma supports people in managing their skin conditions.
Founded in 1908 and owned by the LEO Foundation, the healthcare company has devoted decades of research and development to delivering products and solutions to people with skin conditions.
LEO Pharma is headquartered in Denmark and employs around 4,800 people worldwide.
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Application deadline: 23/04/2018

Location: Ballerup, Greater Copenhagen, DK

Job type: Permanent

Working hours: Full-time

Contacts: Berit Gorsøe Kjeldsen
Mobile: +45 2674 0705