Senior Clinical Research Specialist

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Careers that Change LivesAt our Bakken Research Center in Maastricht, about 400 clinical researchers, scientists and technical engineers cooperate closely with medical specialists in and outside of Europe to develop new and improve existing therapies. Our broad range of clinical services includes international project management, statistical advice, IT support and medical writing, which makes us Medtronic’s authority on clinical research outside of the US.A Day in the Life

We offer you a diverse position in which you, as a team member of the Aortic, Peripheral & Venous clinical team, will contribute to planning and execution of clinical studies. You will be responsible for one or more of the following activities:

  • Assisting in preparing study strategy, scope and schedule in order to meet business needs
  • Developing, designing and executing clinical studies
  • Ensuring compliance with regulatory directives/guidelines and the Clinical Investigational Plan
  • Planning and coordination of start-up activities and site management activities to ensure timely completion of the study
  • Developing and maintaining a high level of medical, technical and clinical expertise through relevant literature, scientific meetings, and interaction with various internal- and external stakeholders
  • Reporting on progress and results of the clinical study
  • Interpreting, evaluating and analyzing clinical data, supporting and/or providing study reports
  • Coordinating and/or contributing to study publications
  • Planning and coordinating clinical study team training, hospital staff training and (investigator) meetings
  • Collaborating closely with key opinion leaders
  • Partnering with cross-functional project teams, e.g. Medtronic Core Clinical Solutions, Regulatory Affairs, Quality, Marketing and Sales.
Do you have what it takes:
• Master or PhD in Life Sciences

• Minimum 4 years of experience in clinical study management

• Strong project management skills• Strong networking skills• Significant detail oriented • Willing to travel

• Able and willing to strictly follow procedures/SOP's, regulations and guidelines

We are looking for a customer focused team player who is a clinical expert, specialized in project management, clinical site management and study planning. This means you are familiar with clinical research study design, GCP’s and regulatory compliance guidelines for clinical trials. You are pro-active, like to take initiative, think outside of the box and are a great team player. You are a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking. Besides the ability to manage multiple tasks you dispose of good problem-solving skills and a high attention to detail and accuracy. Quality focus is a must. You have the ability to cultivate relationships with key opinion leaders and easily build rapport & trust using influence management skills.We OfferIn our 5th Tenet of our Mission we recognize the personal worth of employees by providing an employment framework that allows personal satisfaction in work accomplished, security, advancement opportunity, and means to share in the company's success. Also a competitive package is of course part of that. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package to all our employees:
  • 31 holidays;
  • Possibility to purchase 8 extra vacation days;
  • Flexible working environment;
  • Annual Incentive Plan % depending on company results;
  • Pension scheme and group discount on healthcare insurances;
  • Tax advantages on commuting, fitness plan, bicycle plan;
  • Training possibilities via Cornerstone/Harvard Manage Monitor/GetAbstract;
  • Employee Assistance Program and Recognize! (our global recognition program);
  • Private Lease possibilities.
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About Medtronic

As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic improves the health and lives of millions of people each year. We believe our deep clinical, therapeutic and economic expertise can help address the complex challenges - such as rising costs, aging populations and the burden of chronic disease - faced by families and healthcare systems today. But no one can do it alone. That’s why we’re committed to partnering in new ways and developing powerful solutions that deliver better patient outcomes.

Founded in 1949 as a medical repair company, we're now among the world's largest medical technology, services and solutions companies, employing more than 86,000 people worldwide, serving physicians, hospitals and patients in over 155 countries. With our European Operations Center for Distribution and Shared Services in Heerlen, the Bakken Research Center in Maastricht, our manufacturing facility in Kerkrade, and the Dutch sales office in Eindhoven, Medtronic Netherlands has more than 2,000 employees.

Whatever your specialty or ambitions, you can make a difference at Medtronic - both in the lives of others and your career. Join us in our commitment to take healthcare Further, Together.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Additional Information
  • Posting Date: Nov 11, 2020
  • Travel: Yes, < 50 % of the Time
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