As a leading global contract research organization (CRO) with a passion for scientific rigor and decades of clinical development experience, Fortrea provides pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device customers a wide range of clinical development, patient access and technology solutions across more than 20 therapeutic areas.

With over 19,000 staff conducting operations in more than 90 countries, Fortrea is transforming drug and device development for partners and patients across the globe.

Graduate Clinical Data Manager

Our highly successful Clinical Data Management business unit is growing continuously, and we are now looking for Graduate Clinical Data Managers to join our team in late 2024 in Maidenhead, UK.

If you are a graduate in a Life Science degree and  have done/are doing an internship as Clinical Trial Coordinator, Clinical Data Manager, or related field, enjoy data and solving puzzles, have a talent for logical thinking and a keen eye for detail, want to contribute to the development of life saving/changing treatments and are looking for an entry level position that will train you to use industry leading systems and teach you all the necessary skills for a rewarding and successful Clinical Data Management career in a genuinely impactful industry, this excellent opportunity is for you!

What else can you expect from us?

  • Rewarding and meaningful work in an established, diverse, highly profitable and respected global company
  • A hybrid work model, where you will be working both in your nearest Fortrea office and from home – offering you a lot of flexibility as well as a genuine work life balance
  • An intensive and comprehensive training curriculum, developed and delivered by Fortrea’s Clinical Data Management experts, designed to jumpstart your career in clinical research
  • A permanent employment contract with Fortrea
  • Highly competitive compensation package
  • Excellent training and career development opportunities, a transparent, continuous feedback culture, and strictly merit-based career progression
  • Strong support from your Fortrea Line Manager and your team, as well as from more than 20,000 Fortrea colleagues worldwide

Your role

  • Ensure that all Clinical Data Management activities are conducted in compliance with relevant regulatory requirements, Good Clinical Practice and applicable controlled documents (e.g Standard Operating Procedures, Work Instructions).
  • Assist the Lead Data Manager or Lead Data Reviewer in end to end Data Management activities to deliver according to the protocol and contracted scope of work.
  • Assist the Lead Data Manager or Lead Data Reviewer to build timelines to meet contracted milestones by communicating with leads in different disciplines and the full project team as necessary.
  • Assist with the development of Data Management Plans (DMP) and Data Review Plans (DRP) that will deliver accurate, timely, consistent, and quality clinical data.
  • Assist with the review of the database design and in the development and testing of data management system edit / data validation checks (diagnostics) and special listings / procedures used as tools for the data review and discrepancy management activities.
  • Assist with the creation/ review of project documents such as protocols, eCRFs, eCRF Completion guidelines, DMP, Edit Check Specifications, report specifications, SAE Reconciliation Plan and Vendor Data Plans.

Your profile

  • Degree in a relevant field Life Science degree such as pharmacy, biology, data science, etc.
  • Some knowledge of clinical trials process, DM, Clinical Operations, Biometrics and systems applications to support operations
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • A collaborative work style, good problem solving skills, and the ability to learn new systems and flourish in an evolving technical environment
  • At least 1 year’s relevant industry experience

As a leading global contract research organization (CRO) with a passion for scientific rigor and decades of clinical development experience, Fortrea provides pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device customers a wide range of clinical development, patient access and technology solutions across more than 20 therapeutic areas. With over 20,000 staff conducting operations in more than 90 countries, Fortrea is transforming drug and device development for partners and patients across the globe. 

Fortrea is actively seeking motivated problem-solvers and creative thinkers who share our passion for overcoming barriers in clinical trials. Our unwavering commitment is to revolutionize the development process, ensuring the swift delivery of life-changing ideas and therapies to patients in need. Join our exceptional team and embrace a collaborative workspace where personal growth is nurtured, enabling you to make a meaningful global impact. 

Fortrea is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

As an EOE/AA employer, Fortrea strives for diversity and inclusion in the workforce and does not tolerate harassment or discrimination of any kind. We make employment decisions based on the needs of our business and the qualifications of the individual and do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy or other medical conditions/needs), family or parental status, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, personal appearance, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristic. We encourage all to apply.