Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Singapore


Primary Job Function

The core function of a Senior Clinical Project Manager (Sr. CPM) will entail all of the following:

Ability to manage trials conducted in Asia. Acting as a business unit consultant or resource to other business units and external vendor. Provides project management expertise throughout the development and implementation of clinical studies.

The Sr. CPM is viewed as a departmental resource passionate about or capable of Management and can also be assigned to other non-trial related activities, such as procedure/process teams with the intent to lead process improvements of moderate complexity.

Core Job Responsibilities

You will be responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures. A Sr. CPM should demonstrate excellent quality of work in the following activities:

- Demand high standards of performance from trial team.
- Excellent knowledge of ICH-GCP, regulations and policy required for clinical trials in the regional and beyond.
- Interacts with cross function team, vendors/CRO and the business units in order to assist in clinical strategy, the development of study plans, and project deliverables.
- Provide vendor/CRO oversight and ensure project millstones/timeline are achieved.
- Lead risk management activities by working with internal & external study team to identify risks to clinical trial implementation and outcomes, present findings to management, and implement basic mitigation.
- Set quality and compliance goals for the trial and monitor/lead compliance as part of clinical project management.
- Collaborate with management to develop additional project management tools to improve clinical trial performance.
- Prepare and update study budget using existing tools.
- Facilitates communication between CRO, Sales and Marketing, Senior Management and investigational sites by conducting team meetings and by presenting regular updates to management and staff.
- Monitor spending against specific parts of trial (or trials’ program) budget.
- Proven ability to influence others at a variety of levels and in different parts of the organization & CRO to achieve positive results and teamwork.
- Identify resource needs for a given trial and elevate any constraints to the management team for resolution.
- Mentoring junior clinical project manager as instructed.

Minimum Education

Bachelor's degree and 5+ years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. Advanced degree (MS, PhD, MD) preferred.

Minimum Experience/Training Required

At least 3+ years of clinical trial management, specifically in project management (with cardiovascular or medical device experience).

Strong need for someone with Chinese language ability.

Abbott is committed to building a diverse workforce that values diversity across gender, age, culture, disability and lifestyle.


Research and Discovery     

AVD Vascular        

Singapore Singapore : DUO Tower     



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About the company

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

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