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Global Trial Set-up Lead

Location: Ghent, Flanders, Belgium
Salary: Insurances, Car, Meal Vouchers
Job Type: Permanent
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Because of their growth, I am helping an international company, based in Ghent, to find their new Global Trial Set-up Lead.

The company has two main activities:
  • Lab activities for clinical research
  • Performing clinical trials for third parties

It's a growing organisation using cutting edge science in their HQ in Ghent. This implicates that all the decisions are made in Belgium and you will be on top of every change and always be up to date.

Global Trial Set-up Lead

You will work in the project management team where you will execute a global management function and report to the Regional head of project management Europe. You will be the point of contact for 10 team members, located in Europe and the USA. This function is highly focused on people management. Next to this, you will have an overall management responsibility in the trial set-up process.


  • Lead, Guide, coach and motivate a team of 10 people;
  • Set, drive and follow-up team activities;
  • Optimise procedures & update templates;
  • Collaboration with different departments on project management;
  • Delivery achievement;
  • Risk management;
  • Respect time lines and milestones.

This team exists out of 10 competent people of which most of them have some years of seniority in the company. There is a good atmosphere in the team while being aware of performance pressure.


  • Scientific degree, master or bachelor;
  • Knowledge of/or basics of clinical trials; experience in clinical trials is a plus;
  • Being able to come to the office min.2 times per week;
  • Fluent in Dutch and English;
  • Experience in people management;
  • Mature mindset;
  • Stress resistant;
  • Details oriented

Are you interested in this position? And do you feel like you can match those criteria?

Then don't hesitate to contact me for more in-depth information about the function and company.

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