An exciting and challenging position in an ambitious biotech company
Genmab has a robust pipeline of innovative human antibody therapeutics and a number of strategic partnerships are already in place with international blue chip companies. The company is continuing its positive global growth and development, striving towards its goal of delivering new and innovative cancer therapies for cancer patients improving the lives of patients with unmet medical needs.
In order to strengthen Clinical Operations, Genmab is looking for an experienced Team Lead, Trial Management who will be based in Copenhagen.
As Team Lead, Trial Management at Genmab you will be part of the Clinical Operation Department which is headed by the Vice President, Clinical Operations. As Team Lead, Trial Management you will lead a team of approximately 10 qualified and competent employees who will setup and drive the clinical trials. It is essential that you can lead and inspire a highly engaged and committed team. You will handle the daily communication and performance of the team to ensure correct prioritisations and delivery of high quality trials within strict timelines.
You will contribute to the overall strategy within Clinical Operation and the continous improvement of the processes within Genmab in close collaboration with other team leads/managers beyond own area. Besides having management responsibility and being part of the Clinical Operations Leadership Team, it is important that you actively participate as Clinical Project Leader (CPL) in one or more Compound Development Teams (CDTs) responsible for driving the overall strategy of projects/trials. It is anticipated that you will spend half of your time on people management activities and support your team, in both personal and professional development and half of your time on project related activities.
Genmab is growing rapidly and the Clinical Operations Team will grow as well and is represented in both Copenhagen and Princeton.
You will work closely with devoted and highly skilled colleagues in the organization as well as with CROs across the world. Stakeholder management is a central aspect of the position. Furthermore, it is expected that you have experience in conduct of clinical trials and have several years of experience as Clinical Project Manager for global clinical trial programs within the pharmaceutical industry and/or you hold a similar managerial position with a great interest in clinical trial management.
As Team Lead, Trial Management, your tasks will include:
You have a theoretical background within natural science, a scientific mindset, and minimum of 10 years of experience within trial management. The successful applicant will already have a proven track record in driving clinical trials phase I-IV. Furthermore, managerial experience in a complex matrix organization and at international level would be an advantage.
You are proficient in English on a professional level, both written and spoken. This is necessary as you will be working in a very international environment with strong alliances outside Denmark.
You are a person with a strong ability to work in a heavily matrixed organization. On a personal level, you are a clear communicator who are able to set the direction of your team and can motivate people. You have a comprehensive view and you are good in leading teams in a dynamic and diverse environment while simultaneously contribute to Genmab’s projects and manage your own workload. You are open-minded, possess good cooperation skills, which enable you to establish professional relations internally and externally. You have a solid attention to the members of your team and are good at adapting to their different needs. You are development oriented and get motivated by strengthening and empowering the members of your team.
Genmab is a biotech company with a short chain of command. You will have the opportunity to influence your own work as well as your personal and professional development. At Genmab, people are ready for challenges and they act fast so you must thrive in a work environment with a “can do attitude” and have the necessary resilience and self-motivation required to make the maximum impact.
Travelling: approx. 10-15 days/year
Domicile: Kalvebod Brygge, Copenhagen
For more details about the job or the company, please contact Partner Jørn Duhn, Unique Human Capital on M +45 21751925. All applications must be in English and are treated confidentially.
Genmab is an international biotechnology company specializing in the creation and development of differentiated human antibody therapeutics for the treatment of cancer.
At Genmab they strive to improve the lives of cancer patients by creating and developing innovative antibody therapeutics. With two marketed products and a robust pipeline of differentiated antibodies, Genmab is working to transform the treatment of cancer. They are motivated by knowing that their work has the potential to make a real difference for cancer patients and their families. The culture values innovation, determination, teamwork, and integrity.
At Genmab they work cross-functionally and internationally as one global team, while individuals and local teams have the autonomy to drive the development of innovative products and technologies that could provide next generation cancer treatments.
Read more at: www.genmab.com