Johnson & Johnson Careers

Clinical Trial Manager Medical Devices

Diegem, Belgium
Clinical Trial Coordination

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805684694W

Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies is recruiting for a Clinical Trial Manager to be located in Diegem, Belgium to support our Medical Devices business.

The Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies have been working to make surgery better for more than a century. With substantial breadth and depth in surgical technologies, orthopedic and interventional solutions, we aspire to improve and enhance medical care for people worldwide. Together, we are working to shape the future of health through differentiated products and services.

The Cardiovascular & Specialty Solutions (CSS) Group, part of the Medical Devices sector within Johnson & Johnson, is recruiting for a Clinical Trial Manager located in Diegem, Belgium. 

The CSS Group consists of six diverse businesses including Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP), Biosense Webster (BWI), Cerenovus, Mentor, and Sterilmed. The CSS Group serves a diverse base of customers in Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT), Infection Prevention, Electrophysiology (EP), Neurovascular and Neurosurgery, Surgical and Non-Surgical Aesthetics, and Reprocessing. 

This individual will be responsible for clinical trial management within the Clinical R&D Operations Center of Excellence (CoE), as well as fostering strong, productive relationships with colleagues across the organization.

The Clinical Trial Manager will:

  • Serve as a Clinical Trials Manager within the Clinical R&D Operations CoE group to execute company sponsored clinical trials for the Medical Device Franchises
  • Manage all operational activities of assigned clinical trials/programs within the Clinical R&D Operations group
  • Serve as a member of the clinical trial/study/program core team and may serve as the back-up liaison to the Clinical R&D Franchise and Clinical R&D BSDM for projects/trials/programs under his/her responsibility
  • Independently solve problems arising during clinical trial execution, and will seek guidance for more complex problems, as needed
  • Provide internal communication of important clinical data and events. Functions as a reliable, trusted resource of accurate, up-to-date project knowledge as requested by key stakeholders
  • Plan, track and manage assigned projects budgets to ensure adherence to business plans
  • Support the implementation of new clinical systems/processes, and provide support for publications, as needed.
  • Interface and collaborate with site personnel, IRBs/ECs, Competent Authorities/MoH, contractors/vendors, and company personnel
  • Ensure personal and company compliance with all Federal, State, local and company regulations, policies and procedures for Health, Safety, and Environmental compliance

    People and Business Leadership:

  • Ensure that all Human Resource related activities, and decisions embody the Johnson & Johnson Credo Values.
  • Provide primary leadership within a clinical trial, ensuring that each team member has a well-defined set of activities and objectives specific to their role and responsibilities within the context of their business focus.
  • Manage and mentor Clinical Trial Leaders/Sr. Clinical Trial Leaders/Staff Clinical Trial Leaders, as applicable.
  • Be responsible for the training, performance management, and development of clinical staff.
  • Account for quality, compliance with regulations and company procedures, resource requirement, timelines and budgets for assigned clinical projects, including those assigned to direct reports.
  • Account for quality, compliance with regulations and company procedures, resource requirement, timelines and budgets for assigned clinical projects, including those assigned to direct reports.
  • Lead clinical trials and/or a program that may involve multiple trial managers/leaders and CROs (>500k USD annual investment). May support Senior CTM within a large or complex regulated clinical trial/program
  • Act as an operational expert rotating to new projects to provide technical expertise and training in starting new studies.
  • Identify and ensure strategies, resources, and accountabilities are in place to achieve rapid, cost-effective, and high quality execution of assigned clinical studies/programs, including those assigned to direct reports.
  • May support clinical trial design and strategy.
  • Review and provide feedback on protocols.
  • Understand business value and balance overall business objectives and functional needs.

  • Masters or equivalent required, preferably in Life Science, Nursing or Biological Science, with at least 8 -10 years of relevant experience or equivalent required.
  • Knowledge and application of regulations and standards applied in clinical areas/regions is required.
  • Strong project management skills with ability to handle multiple projects
  • Strong people management skills
  • Presentation skills and influencing of others, written and oral communication skills, advanced technical writing skills
  • Experience with budget planning, tracking and control required.
  • Medical Device experience preferred
  • Willing to travel up to 20% of time

Primary Location
Belgium-Brussels-Capital Region-Diegem-
Johnson & Johnson Medical NV (7546)
Job Function
Clinical Trial Coordination
Requisition ID