Be the new
Senior Clinical Trial Manager
in a biotech company focused on the discovery, design and development of innovative peptide-based medicines
Zealand Pharma A/S (Zealand) is seeking an experienced Clinical Trial Manager to join the Clinical Operations Department. The department is responsible for setting up, overseeing and directing clinical trials with the use of CROs.
The department is part of Clinical and Medical Affairs. It is composed of a dynamic team with 14 enthusiastic and professional colleagues. We have an open and respectful environment encouraging knowledge sharing and where we welcome new ideas and approaches.
Due to the high number of trials and projects ongoing and in preparation, we are seeking a new colleague to join our team
The successful candidate will be responsible for:
Designing, planning, conducting and reporting of clinical trials
Leading the clinical trial team - ensuring good collaboration and communication within the team
Securing a successful trial conduct and trial deliverables
Driving the selection of and contracting process with CROs
Leading the collaboration with CROs
Risk assessment of the clinical trials and the development of sponsor oversight plans and activities
Providing input to the clinical development plans and regulatory authority interactions when relevant
Adhering to and advancing the clinical operational procedures.
The successful candidate will have:
An academic degree in medical, biological, health, veterinarian or pharmaceutical sciences
A minimum of 5 years relevant clinical trial execution experience, preferable in phase 2/3 trials and within one or more of the following therapeutic areas: Orphan indications, diabetes or gastrointestinal diseases
Experience from collaborating with CROs or working in a CRO is preferable
Solid knowledge and experience within GCP, ICH and FDA/EMA regulations
Proficiency in written and spoken English
A quality mind-set
A ‘can-do’ attitude, seeking solutions and adding ‘non-obvious’ perspectives
Able to keep perspective and priorities in a busy working environment
A ‘super-collaborator’ personality
Motivation and passion for clinical trials; being an inspiring team player.
What we offer
Zealand’s employees are one of the company’s most important assets. We strive to attract, develop and retain the best talents, and to be a company where every employee can thrive.
At Zealand, we understand the value of a diverse workforce. As an employee, you will be part of an innovative, cross-disciplinary and cross-cultural working environment.
We offer a combined salary package including pension scheme and health insurance, as well as the option of joining the company lunch program, and use of massage, fitness and social facilities.
To find out more about working at Zealand, visit our careers site and view our company video at:
Please apply no later than August 21, 2019.
For further information, please contact
Director, Clinical Operations, Gertrud Koefoed Rasmussen at
+45 5060 3773 or
About Zealand Pharma A/S
Zealand Pharma A/S (Nasdaq Copenhagen and New York: ZEAL) ("Zealand") is a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of innovative peptide-based medicines. More than 10 drug candidates invented by Zealand have advanced into clinical development, of which two have reached the market. Zealand’s current pipeline of internal product candidates focus on specialty gastrointestinal and metabolic diseases. Zealand’s portfolio also includes two clinical license collaborations with Boehringer Ingelheim and pre-clinical license collaboration with Alexion Pharmaceuticals.
Zealand is based in Copenhagen (Glostrup), Denmark. For further information about the Company's business and activities, please visit
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