AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP Clinical Research Project Manager in Turkey

Job Description

  • Leading the local study teams (consisting of monitors and study administrators) at country level to deliver committed components of clinical studies according to agreed resources, budget and timelines

  • Ensuring that study sites are identified, site qualifications performed, set up, initiated, monitored, closed and documentation archived

  • Ensuring timely submissions of proper application/documents to Ethic Committee/Regulatory Authority.

  • Close communication with global study teams and overall responsibility for study commitments, for timely delivery of data to required quality as agreed with global

  • Creating and implementing alternative action plans proactively in order to reach the targeted patient numbers; monitoring the patience admission processes in coordination with the researchers; planning and taking the necessary precaution when required

  • Ensuring the compliance of the clinical research process with ICH-GCP practices, the study protocol, AZ Global and Local Clinical SOP’s, and the Ministry of Health Clinical Research Regulations; being knowledgeable about these procedures and keeping abreast of any changes and revision

  • Participating in system/process improvement projects within global and local task groups consisting of employees from different units


  • University degree, preferably from Healthcare related areas (Pharmacy, Veterinary, Chemistry, Biology, Medical etc. Faculties),

  • Excellent command of written and spoken both Turkish and English

  • Minimum 5 year experiences in Clinical Research (preferably 2 years in Project Management positions),

  • Project management skills,

  • Strong communication and negotiation skills,

  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks,

  • Basic coaching skills and good at team work,

  • Financial management skills,

  • Effective planning and organizational skills with result-oriented approach,

  • Stakeholder management experience,

  • Analytical thinking, critical reasoning ability,

  • Good command of MS Office applications,

  • No restriction to travel,

  • Driving License,

  • No military obligation for male candidates.