Clinical Program Lead (m/f/d)
Foundation Medicine began with an idea-to simplify the complex nature of cancer genomics, bringing cutting-edge science and technology to everyday cancer care. Our approach generates insights that help doctors match patients to more treatment options and helps accelerate the development of new therapies. Foundation Medicine is the culmination of talented people coming together to realize an important vision, and the work we do every day impacts real lives. Foundation Medicine is headquartered in the heart of Cambridge, MA, USA. Since October 2017, Foundation Medicine GmbH in Penzberg has been actively supporting this mission. The Clinical Program Lead provides comprehensive operational support for FMI’s participation in clinical trials sponsored by biopharma partners, academic partners, and FMI-led trials. This position is responsible for developing, implementing, and monitoring the execution plans for the clinical studies they support from initial study intake through final project deliverables. The position maintains proactive, clear, and customer-centric communication, day-to-day project management, and operational excellence with a solutions-oriented mindset and a keen focus on problem solving.
What the job is about
You will be a key intermediary between our Penzberg Team and the broader Foundation Medicine Team in the USA.
You will facilitate the study intake process with partner/collaborator, evaluate feasibility of study with internal stakeholders and obtain FMI approval to support clinical trials.
You will manage the implementation, on-time execution and conduct of FMI support of clinical studies, including the management of milestones, timelines and deliverables, development and management of budget/finances, sample forecasting and invoicing, and management of resources.
You will build and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders and provide study updates as needed to Clinical Operations and biopharma leadership.
You support Clinical Operations initiatives to improve study management and data management processes.
You hold a bachelor’s degree in a scientific field or 4+ years of experience in clinical trial or data management roles in lieu of a degree, AND you are able to work closely with internal and external teams to ensure quality of our FMI product.
2+ years of clinical trial or data management experience in a professional life science environment, masters or advanced degree in a business or scientific discipline.
Demonstrated history of successfully managing multiple concurrent initiatives and maintaining one’s own workflow in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
Demonstrated evidence of success working in a cross-functional environment; able to build strong relationships.
You are fluent in English and ideally in German language.
You can expect a high degree of independence and a flexible working environment.
We stand for sincere and trust-based interaction with each other.
Your personal and professional development is very important to us.
All the advantages of a familiar work environment while being embedded in a large, global company.