Vice President of Clinical Operations - Rare Disease's Biotech

  • USA
  • Permanent

Position Overview: As the Vice President of Clinical Operations, you will play a pivotal role in driving our client's clinical programs forward. You will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of clinical operations, from Phase I through Phase III trials. Your expertise in building and leading high-performing teams, coupled with your strategic oversight of CROs and project management skills, will be instrumental in ensuring the success of the clinical programs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic leadership and direction for all clinical operations activities, including trial planning, execution, and oversight.
  • Build and manage a talented team of clinical operations professionals, fostering a culture of excellence, collaboration, and innovation.
  • Establish and maintain effective partnerships with CROs and other external vendors to ensure timely and high-quality delivery of clinical studies.
  • Develop and implement robust processes and systems to optimize trial efficiency and quality while ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of clinical operations activities.


  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant scientific discipline; advanced degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in clinical operations within the pharmaceutical or biotech industry, with specific expertise in rare diseases.
  • Proven track record of successfully leading clinical operations teams through all phases of clinical development.
  • Strong understanding of GCP regulations and industry best practices related to clinical trial conduct.
  • Excellent communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and external partners.

Location: This position is based on the East Coast and offers the flexibility of a home-based work arrangement, with occasional travel to our client's office and clinical sites as needed.

Join Us: If you are a visionary leader with a passion for advancing rare disease treatments and a track record of success in clinical operations, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join us in our mission to transform the lives of patients and families affected by rare diseases.

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your relevant experience and qualifications. We look forward to hearing from you!

Camila Laugé-White Executive Consultant

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