Associate Director* Clinical Vendor Management

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Associate Director* Clinical Vendor Management


Your main responsibilities are

  • Active engagement and strong relationship management with our strategic/preferred clinical vendor to ensure effective vendor oversight for the outsourced portfolio of services
  • Lead vendor related performance management incl. KPI tracking/documentation and related improvement initiatives to ensure compliance, quality and contribution in the timely delivery of trial milestones
  • Define strategies and ideas to develop, improve and strengthen collaboration through data and digital focused initiatives
  • Actively drive issue management and mitigation processes and ensure effective vendor governance incl. preparation, conduct and follow-up of governance meetings
  • Monitor and maintain vendor management documentation, SLAs and manuals and initiate necessary updates, enhancements and corrective actions


What you have to offer

  • Approximately 8-10 years of experience in Clinical Trial settings, CRO and/or Pharma
  • Profound experience in Vendor Management
  • Able to recognize problems and provide solutions
  • Willingness to take over responsibility and work independently / pro-active working style
  • Excellent communicative skills, especially in English (written and spoken)

Benefits for you. 

BioNTech is committed to the wellbeing of our team members and offers a variety of benefits supporting our diverse employee base. We offer a competitive compensation package which will be determined by the contract type and selected candidate’s qualifications and experience.

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