Regional Site Engagement Manager - Oncology (Germany & Austria & Hungary) (m/f/x)

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Date: 03-Nov-2020

Location: Munich, Germany, 81379

Company: Daiichi Sankyo Europe


Legal Entity: 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 Global Research and Development Organization in Europe with a Central Office Hub in Munich and Paris we are seeking highly qualified candidates to fill the position based in Germany:


Regional Site Engagement Manager - Oncology (Germany & Austria Hungary) (m/f/x)


Purpose of the function:

The Regional Site Engagement Manager (RSEM) will serve as the Daiichi-Sankyo (DS) point of contact across multiple studies at key sites focusing mainly at Germany and Nordic Countries ensuring coordination of activities across multiple DS functions.
This position requires a high amount of travel and supports remote work.


Role and Responsibilities:

  • The indidvidual supports the identification of key sites and focuses to strengthen site relationships, enhance clinical trial conduct and develop a site-specific integrated plan which will include but not limited to site communication plan and rules of engagement
  • The RSEM will coordinate with the Operations Managers, Study Team Leader, Global Clinical Leads (GCL) and the responsible Medical Science Liaisons (MSL) in developing both regional and site-specific engagement strategies
  • The individual will develop site specific rules of engagement, identify key site contacts as well as develop an understanding of the site’s clinical trial infrastructure to identify opportunities to better support their conduct of Daiichi-Sankyo studies. The RSEM will also support successful delivery execution of clinical studies, at assigned sites, in one or more geographic regions, in adherence to Good Clinical Practices (GCPs), appropriate Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), regulations/EU Directive, and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines


Personal skills and professional experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Life Sciences field and a minimum of 7 years’ of experience (3 years’ experience with Masters; 2 years’ experience with PhD or PharmD)
  • 3-5 years’ experience of advanced site monitoring/management in support of complex, oncology clinical trials across the development spectrum (Phases 1-3)
  • Knowledge of ICH/GCP and regulatory guidelines/directives
  • Understanding of industry trends (Risk Based Monitoring, Central Monitoring, etc.)
  • Ability to resolve a majority of complex study/site related issues independently using functional expertise while exercising excellent judgment and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of design and phases of clinical studies on a global scale
  • Ability to work highly independent as well as collaboratively in a global, cross-functional environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in at least German and English


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.