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Vacancy: Senior Clinical Projects Lead

About Onorach

Onorach is a fast-paced dynamic organisation delivering Phase I to IV Clinical Research Management services for drug products, medical devices, nutraceuticals and food supplements.

Onorach also provide innovative digital technology solutions accelerating clinical trial timelines and improving clinical trial data quality.

Onorach are a unique proposition in the industry offering clients a different experience in achieving their clinical research goals. Onorach operate in over 30 countries and provide pharma companies (from emerging, virtual and SMEs to large-scale multinationals) with a responsive and flexible service as well as offering software and eLearning products designed to improve the reliability, timeliness and cost-effectiveness of clinical trials.

Onorach was founded over 10 years ago. The company is headquartered in Dundee, Scotland and has subsidiary businesses in Scotland and Latvia.

About the Senior Clinical Projects Lead role:

We are looking for a Senior Clinical Projects Lead who will manage and direct Onorach’s multi-national clinical study team (Clinical Trial Project Managers, Clinical Research Associates and Clinical Trial Administrators based in the UK and Europe) ensuring the delivery of all clinical trials to agreed milestones, budgets and quality. You will participate in the business development process providing clinical input into proposals and bid defence.

You will play key role in a project working with 12 of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies which is transforming the way clinical trials are conducted. This multi-million pound project presents the Senior Projects Lead with a unique opportunity to represent Onorach and influence significant change at an industry level. You will provide clinical expertise/input into this and any other EU/UK Funded Projects that Onorach are bidding on/involved in.

You will be responsible for ensuring all clinical trials remain on track, deviations are identified and mitigated and that trials perform to KPIs. You will also be responsible for managing the Clinical Team personnel located both in the UK and Europe - directing work load, setting objectives, appraising staff and managing performance.

You will currently be either an experienced clinical trial Project Manager who is looking to make the step-up to managing and leading a clinical trial function or a senior Clinical Trial Lead looking for a new challenge which will involve helping grow a dynamic and fast-expanding clinical trials division.

Minimum Entry Requirements:

To be considered for the role, you MUST have a minimum of 3 years’ experience as a Clinical Trials Project Manager and 3 years’ experience managing a team.

You must have experience in AT LEAST ONE of the following:

  • Early Phase pharmaceutical clinical trials
  • Late phase pharmaceutical clinical trials
  • Medical device clinical trials
  • Combination clinical trials & IMPDs
  • Nutraceutical studies

You MUST also hold a medical/nursing/science degree.

About the role:

The role is Full Time (minimum 4 days per week) with some flexibility in hours and is UK based. If the role holder is within reasonable commuting distance to Dundee, Scotland daily attendance at Headquarters is expected. If the role holder is based elsewhere in the UK, they will be expected to travel to Dundee at least 4 times per year.

Onorach offer very generous leave entitlement, pension, travel insurance and a range of other employee benefits.


Apply by submitting your CV along with a covering letter setting out how you meet the Minimum Entry Requirements & key role requirements.

Send your application to Prof. Christene Leiper (

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Client Testimonial

We see Onorach as a key enabler for Life Science companies with products near to market.
Steve Howell, CEO at Innova Partnerships