ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations.
With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.
Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.
We have an incredible opportunity for a Study Start-Up Group Leader to join the team. The position can be based in any European location.
The role :
Manage local Oversight and management of Study Start Up Associates teams to ensure project objectives are met within budget and agreed timelines.
Effectively manage work priorities of self and direct reports, delegating responsibilities where
Responsible for administrative management of team including on time completion of time-sheets, i-
Learn courses, and leaves
Provide mentoring and training to staff ensuring that all necessary training is provided according to
job title; act as a role model to team members
Perform interim / annual performance appraisal of assigned team members and identify gaps and
propose development plans
Responsible for oversight of BD and RFPs
To be successful in this role you'll need :
Min 3 years experience as a Site activation lead role
Demonstrable experience in leading global teams or studies- late phase
Min 6 years working within study start-up group
Benefits of Working in ICON :
Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That's why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture - one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.
At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs.
In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.
ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment.
All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.