Clinical Trial Manager

Clinical Trial Manager

Job Title: Clinical Trial Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dunfermline
Salary: £ Competitive
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 15943a JM
Contact Name: Julie McEwan
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 20, 2018 16:55

Job Description

Based in Dunfermline an exciting new Clinical Trial Manager opportunity has arisen with a market leader of ophthalmology diagnostic devices. This is a new role as part of the company expansion plans and increased clinical trial activity. Working with the VP of Clinical Operations and Clinical Director you will become an integral part of the team managing all aspects of clinical trials from conception through to delivery and final reports.

The Company

A growing medical device company, operating on a global platform that specialises in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of retinal diseases and disorders. With over 25 years’ experience within this sector to draw upon they are at the forefront of innovation.  Placing high importance on work/life balance the company believe that professional and personal goals are of equal importance and provide an environment where both can be realised. A competitive salary and extensive benefits package are offered complementing a friendly and supportive company environment and valued employee ethos.

The Role

The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of clinical trials for internal and external studies. This will encompass study conception/design, protocol development, CRF design, study initiation, regulatory compliance, monitoring, data collection/integrity and study report writing. Integral to the role will be delivery against project milestones achieved through robust project planning and tracking of quality standards, budgets and timelines. The role is highly interactive involving close liaison with other internal departments including inputting into marketing activities for medical communication purposes plus research and development for new product concepts. You will be responsible for the line management of corresponding Clinical Research and Project Associates plus overseeing the work of external service providers.

Due to the nature of the role travel in the UK and Europe will be necessary when advantageous to your studies and your time will be split between this and the office location.


A competitive salary is offered backed by an extensive benefits package including 34 days annual leave (including bank holidays), company bonus, contributory pension, flexi-time, private health care and insurance schemes.  The company believe their employees are their most valuable asset.


We are seeking a committed individual with a 5 years or more clinical trial operational or medical device experience. Ophthalmology experience would be advantageous however all other therapeutic area expertise will be considered. Educated to BA/BSc level in a relevant discipline you will be a great communicator and have the ability to build rapport and motivate in order to ensure projects remain on schedule and within set budgets. Line management or supervision within a clinical setting is essential while pre/post marketing participation, within clinical trials, would be beneficial.

Key Words

Medical Device, Clinical Trial, Senior Clinical Research Associate, Clinical Trial Manager, Clinical Trial Management, Study Manager, Study Leader, Clinical Project Manager, Lead Monitor, Optical, Ophthalmology, Retinal Imaging, ISO13485, GCP, Diagnostic, Monitoring