Manager Data Management (m/f/x)

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Date: 03-Apr-2021

Location: Munich, Germany, 81379

Company: Daiichi Sankyo Europe

Affiliate: Daiichi Sankyo Europe GmbH



Passion for Innovation. Compassion for Patients.™

Daiichi Sankyo and its 15.000 employees in more than 20 countries are dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical products. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for cardiovascular diseases, under the Group’s 2025 vision to become a “Global Pharma Innovator with Competitive Advantage in Oncology,” Daiichi Sankyo is primarily focused on providing novel therapies in oncology. Our European headquarters are in Munich, Germany and we have affiliates in 13 European countries including Denmark, where Copenhagen acts as the Nordic headquarter. For more information:



For our headquarter in Munich we are seeking highly qualified candidates to fill the position of


Manager Data Management (m/f/x)


The position:

Position manages, with direction, end-to-end delivery of data management services for assigned projects/studies, collaborating with CROs and other vendors to ensure high quality deliverables are on time and within budget.  This position also partners with internal and external stakeholders to optimize Data Management technology, processes, and standards.


Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Establishes Data Management strategy at the project and/or study level for a smaller number of projects/studies Proactively identifies and manages risks at the project and/or study level for a smaller number of projects/studies 
  • Plans and directs the conduct of Data Management activities for assigned projects/studies through outsourcing (e.g., study start-up, study conduct, study closeout, and reporting)
  • Provides oversight, with support, for Data Management CRO and other third party vendors to ensure compliance with the protocol, external/internal standards applicable regulatory guidelines, Policies, SOPs, and other relevant guidelines
  • Ensures Data Management deliverables meet/exceed project/ study team expectations regarding quality, time and cost and that Data Management documentation is filed/ archived according to applicable Daiichi Sankyo and regulatory requirements
  • Reviews and may approve clinical study related documents (e.g., Protocols, Data Management Plan, Clinical Study Reports)
  • Leads and drives the data review process in collaboration with the study team to ensure data quality
  • Provides data management expertise to project/study teams to optimize study-specific clinical trial processes
  • May participate in process improvement initiatives


Personal skills and professional experience:



  • MS/BS in life sciences or related field 
  • 5+ years data management and/or related work experience in a medical device or pharmaceutical company, or similar environment (e.g., CRO)
  • Strong Communication skills
  • Excellent in English - written and verbal, German would be an advantage
  • Strong analytical, organizational and interpersonal skills 
  • Able to work effectively with people at different levels and from different disciplines and cultures.  
  • Skills in continuous improvement, project management, change management and risk management would be an advantage



What we offer:


We offer an interesting, diversified and challenging position, good contractual conditions, flexible working models, all the social benefits of a modern company and a professional environment where you will have the opportunity for personal growth.


Please apply online at our Career Portal. We are looking foward to hearing from you.