Specialist* Clinical Data Management

Open for hire at one of the following locations –  Mainz Goldgrube. - Job ID: 2014 


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Specialist* Clinical Data Management 


The Specialist Clinical Data Management (SMCD) provides solid core and comprehensive data management expertise to provide quality data management deliverables on clinical studies. He supports the supervision of external sub-contractors that perform data management activities as deemed necessary for the conduct of the project. Comply with Good Clinical Practices (GCPs), applicable regulatory guidelines, SOPs, policies, and, where available, CDM guidance documents.

Your main responsibilities are

  • May serve as primary point of contact for partners and sub-contractors on data management deliverables and activities. 
  • Provides data management and technical expertise while working with the Manager clinical Data or CRO data managers and key decision makers for end-to-end DM activities.
  • Supports supervision of clinical data management activities with assistance of a Manager clinical Data or an Associate Director Clinical Data Management. Performs direct negotiations with the CRO for timelines, process and quality issues.
  • Organizes, conducts and oversees clinical data management activities in accordance with BioNTech strategy and standards.
  • Participates in the protocol development, creates and/or validates all the data management plan documents (CRF, Validation plan, …).
  • Identifies the requirements for the development and amendments of the clinical database in cooperation with the trial team (Managers Clinical Trial, Medical / Clinical Development experts,…).
  • Validates or performs sponsor User Acceptance Testing of a clinical database.
  • Provides support for sponsor clinical data medical review.
  • Escalates unresolved data or compliance issues to the functional manager(s); works with CRO data managers, partners, vendors, internal team members for resolution. 
  • Ensures services and quality meet agreed specifications per the DMP and BioNTech quality standards. Performs ad hoc clinical data reviews and data quality checks.
  • Supports the delivery of the final clinical data to the Global Biometry Science team.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of new technology or tool.
  • Participates in the CRO selection for DM activities (review of proposals, bid defense).
  • Provides support and reviews budgets for data management activities. Reviews invoices for data management activities as necessary.


What you have to offer

  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience in Clinical Data Management with practice in oversight of DM activities and DM project management.
  • Profound knowledge of international guidelines (ICH-GCP) for the conduct of clinical research projects and experience with Clinical Database Systems and processes.
  • Natural / life sciences or scientific background (university degree) or former experience in a CRO/ biotechnology/ pharmaceutical company in a Clinical Data Management position. 
  • Experience with at least one Clinical Data Management System (Medidata, OCRDC)


Benefits for you

BioNTech is committed to the wellbeing of our team members and offers a variety of benefits in support of our diverse employee base. We offer competitive remuneration packages which is determined by the specific role, location of employment and also the selected candidate’s qualifications and experience.

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Note: The availability, eligibility and design of the listed benefits may vary depending on the location. The final requirements for the individual use of our benefits are based on the company's internal policies and applicable law.


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