Global Project Manager (CRO)

Job title: Global Project Manager (CRO)
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo
Salary: JPY 8500K – JYP 12500K
Reference: EN - PR/111352
Contact details: Mitsuo Sawai
Contact email:
Job published: September 30, 2021 11:44

Global Project Manager (CRO)


JPY 8500K – JYP 12500K  (inc Bonus)

Job profile

A Japanese Global Healthcare company is looking for a Global Project Manager.

In their "Japan-leading global clinical trials", they ask you to manage global project as a global project manager that comprehensively manages project progress, quality, budget etc.

Duties and Responsibilities


・The PM will provide a customer focused leadership role and may be assigned to manage multiple Phase I through Phase IV clinical research trials across all functional areas.

・The role holder will assure the understanding and integration of all functions, roles and responsibilities within the clinical project team and will effectively coordinate and manage cross functional teams that deliver clinical projects (Clinical Monitoring, Data Management, Biostatistics, Medical writing, Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory) including vendors, if applicable.

・The PM will monitor adherence to project contract and budget.

・The PM is expected to assist in business development activities to achieve high level of customer satisfaction and therefore ensuring repeat business opportunities.

・Plans, organizes and manages all aspects of assigned clinical trial projects together with the MonitorLead (ML), LCRA and project leadership team and business units in accordance with the contract with the client

・Provides leadership and guidance to the project team to ensure successful execution of all work conducted in the clinical project group and to ensure timely delivery of high quality deliverables

・Provide updates on potential trends noted across multiple sites and discuss potential strategies for management with the CRM / PM and client

・Develops and maintains positive working relationships with the project team leads and other project team members and collaborates within the organization to ensure the staff contributes productively to the project

・Ensures that the needs and perspectives of all functional areas (e.g. Clinical Monitoring, Data Management, Biostatistics, Medical writing, Pharmacovigilance, Regulatory), and vendor needs and timelines are taken into account and integrated effectively in planning and execution

・Liaises with the Medical Monitor or client representative to obtain appropriate medical input and assistance to resolve any project issues

・Informs Director of Project Management and senior management of any relevant specific issues or situations that may require their assistance or intervention and works together in implementing processes to streamline the delivery of services to the customers


【Essential condition】

・At least 5 years of clinical research experience in a CRO, biopharmaceutical company or relevant clinical environment

・a minimum of 2 years in team leader function (e.g. Monitor Lead) or equivalent study coordination or management experience

・Fluent in English / Japanese

【Welcomed condition】

・good internal and external communication skills


Tokyo or Osaka, Japan


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