Clinical Project Manager

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Joining our consulting team in Belgium means giving your career a step forward. Thanks to the privileged partnership we have with our well-established clients, leaders in their domain, we offer our consultants unique projects to develop their skills, and put their professional experience in the pharma industry on the fast track.

As an expert on the client side, you can count on us to support you at each step of your project thanks to regular touch points with our Key Account Manager. We then also carefully choose with you what would be your next assignment that is matching your career goal whether it is in Consulting or in one of our Functional Services Platforms.

We invest considerable time and resources in training our staff (technical and non-technical courses) to continuously support you in your personal and professional growth. On top of this, you will receive a complete salary package including attractive extra-legal benefits (company car, petrol card, meal vouchers, group insurance, hospitalization…) based on your background and experience. 

 Job Description

Keyrus Life Science is looking for a Clinical Project Manager to join our consulting team for a cient project based in Anderlecht (Brussels), Belgium

Your challenges will be : 

  • Initiates and manages all operational study/project activities & serves as primary point of contact for the assigned Core Project teams.
  • Translates protocol/project strategies from a concept into an executable study/project.

  • Focuses upon the operational integrity and feasibility of individual studies utilizing a variety of resource solutions to ensure the most effective, efficient, and high quality study/project is designed and executed.

  • Participates in and influences the operational strategy for study/project delivery including milestone deliverables to optimize use of time, cost and resources.

  • Participates in the identification, assessment and mitigation of risks at the study level.

  • Maintains continuous communication between partner lines, strategic partners, Clinical Research Units (CRU), contractors and vendors.

  • Optimize Operational Control and Effectiveness.

  • Assures close partnership with study investigators to assure successful study delivery and high quality data.

  • Responsible for assigned study/project management within the unit including study scheduling, protocol planning (start up activity) and will be the primary contact for the project teams responsible for the compound/project - from the time the study/project document is drafted until the data base/project is locked.

  • Initiates and manages all operational study activities:
    • Provides critical operational and feasibility input to study design.
    • Contributes to the protocol development.
    • Aligns and influences study level operational strategies across programs and partner lines.
    • Provides critical assessment of strategic partner and vendor proposals to ensure study success.
    • Ensures appropriate level of oversight is maintained utilizing escalation plans and providing resolution to issues at the study level.
    • Forecasts site level clinical trial budget.
    • Works proactively with other functions and strategic partners for timely delivery of quality data.
    • Oversees the overall execution of clinical studies.
    • Participates in study meeting with relevant partners for operational alignment.
    • Communicates opportunities and risks to the Core Project Teams for integration in risk management plans.
    • Effectively coordinates all functional areas involved in clinical trials to solve problems and assure progress and timely completion of study goals.
    • Anticipates potential problems within a clinical trial and creates contingency plans accordingly.
    • Mentor and coach other clinic staff as needed.
    • Initiate general staff training activities.
    • Lead data management: Manages all queries specific to subject data collection & Supports in eHR setup activities.
    • May represent the unit on Local or Global initiatives (Global SOP’s, process improvement teams, other activities as they present themselves) as they are the subject matter experts in the Unit.
    • May Lead PCRU teams in accomplishing business needs and resolving issues.
    • May represent the PCRU as a subject matter expert for internal/external resource (provide support to external center, etc.).
    • Participate in study and staff scheduling for assigned protocols, as appropriate.



  • Minimum of BA/BS in a biomedical discipline or equivalent education/training is required.
  • At least 5 years relevant experience in clinical research and drug development with clinical operations experience. Preferably with first experience in early drug development (Phase I and IIa).
  • Substantial clinical operations and pharmaceutical industry experience in order to have a thorough understanding of the processes associated with executing clinical development plans and addressing related regulatory issues.
  • Experience in Project Management and leadership of matrix teams is essential.
  • Fluent in speaking and reading English. Preferably, your second language would be French or Dutch (for PCRU BR)


Who we are

Keyrus Life Science is an international Consulting, Contract Research Organisation and Functional Services provider with a reputation for transparency and integrity, highly focused on being able to deliver with excellence. Our ‘human’ approach to service provision is what differentiates us from our competitors. Combined with our high caliber staff, this approach has allowed us to become a key player in clinical research.

At Keyrus Life Science we’re proud of our commitment to delivering services of the highest quality, not only skillfully, efficiently and reliably, but also with sincerity and genuine care for our clients’ projects, priorities and reputation. Thus we maintain and advance our vision and our standards, all the while ensuring that we serve your interests better

From early- to late-stage drug development, our range of services includes: Project Management, Clinical Operations, Pharmacovigilance, Quality Assurance (GxP), Regulatory Affairs Strategy & Support, Data Management, Medical Review & Coding, Biostatistics, Medical Writing & Medical Information, Real World evidence services. 

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

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What is really common to all of us, is the envy to contribute to the improvement of people’s health. Every employee being part of Keyrus Life Science is therefore fully committed to making the world a better place to live.   

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