Global Clinical Trial Manager for NBCD A/S a Science-Driven Drug Development Organization.

Global Clinical Trial Manager for NBCD A/S - a Science-Driven Drug Development Organization.

NBCD (formerly Nordic Bioscience Clinical Development) is an international drug development organization. We believe that personalized medicine, innovation in study design and execution are the key aspects in developing new drugs smarter, better and faster.

NBCD was established in 2006 and provides scientific and clinical trial services to the biotech and pharmaceutical industry in addition to developing own drug candidates. The portfolio of both sponsor programs and full service CRO trials provides unique insight to the entire clinical trial industry. NBCD currently consists of 25 employees based in Herlev, Denmark in addition to 5 Clinical Research Associates based throughout Europe and Asia. We perform all aspects of clinical trials such as data management, regulatory affairs, pharmacovigilance, monitoring and trial management. We have recently expanded into the US through an acquisition of similar sized CRO to support our global clinical trials.

We focus our efforts on innovative clinical trials in few therapeutic areas where we can provide additional value, based on our research legacy in connective tissue-diseases such as osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. We operate at the forefront of international drug development research, and are internationally renowned for our expertise. Our headquarter facilities also encompass a state-of-the-art clinical research site and a phase 1 unit, which adds to the patient-centric approach of the entire organization.

NBCD is a small, but growing operation, which means we rely on our agility and efficiency. Every team member has broad responsibilities and we strongly believe in empowerment and giving our employees freedom to operate and to innovate.

We are now looking for a colleague to be a part of our Clinical Trial Management team in Herlev outside Copenhagen, Denmark

Your job as Clinical Trial Manager is highly varied and will amongst other responsibilities include the following:

  • Responsibility for the operational execution of international Phase I-III clinical trials
  • Responsibility for the overall project management of assigned trial conduct from study start up to study closure, including oversight of the CRAs, both our own CRA’s and subcontracted CRA’s.
  • Responsibility for the overall monitoring oversight, including risk-based monitor plan development, monitoring report review and mentoring of the CRA team. You may also co-monitor from time to time.
  • Coordinating all relevant functions, strategic partners and other vendors/parties to develop and manage clinical project timelines.
  • Contributing to protocol development and to feasibility assessments.
  • Participation in issue management and risk mitigation for trials assigned to other Clinical Trial Managers.
  • Conduct monitor training and coordinate investigator meetings.
  • Light traveling expected (5-10 days per year)

NBCD is a pioneer in Risk-Based Monitoring and you have the opportunity to be a critical player in the continuous development of our on-site and central monitoring methods.

NBCD collaborates with external partners, such as CROs, EDC Vendors, Central Imaging and Central Labs, where you will be an important coordinator ensuring the data flow together with the Clinical Data Management team.


Desired skills and experience

  • You have a degree in health sciences.
  • Experience with GCP on an operational level is a requirement.
  • Preferably you have 3+ years of clinical trial experience acting as either Clinical Trial Associate, Clinical Research Associate, International Trial Manager, Clinical Trial Manager or alike
  • You possess good coordination skills, and are able keep track, delegate and prioritize tasks.

Personal Qualifications

  • You are a responsible person who can work independently and assume accountability of your delegated responsibilities.
  • You are a creative thinker and be able to think outside the box. As a small organization, we rely on the combined creative intellect of the organization to solve issues rather than established procedures and check lists.
  • We expect you to be enthusiastic about innovative research and desire to learn new approaches and expand your core skill set.
  • You must have excellent communications skills and as most our communication is in English, you must have fluent business English (oral and written) and basic medical writing skills.

NBCD is offering

  • An important role in a highly dynamic research-organization with world-wide reach
  • An environment driven by science and good ideas, where you can truly make a difference and see your own ideas come to life
  • Great opportunities for personal development. We invest in developing and promoting our staff.
  • The possibilities to broaden your efforts, being introduced to all clinical and non-clinical pre-market aspects of drug development in one place
  • Voluntary contribution to our academic publication activities: NBCD publishes around 50 peer-reviewed articles each year
  • A flat, tight organization in which your successes will not go unnoticed

For further information please contact Clinical Operations Director; Christoffer von Sehested (   

To apply, please send a letter of motivation and a CV to We will review applications on an ongoing basis and may close the job opening when the right candidate is identified.