The Senior Director, Data Management Services will be responsible for overseeing all Neurology Business Group (NBG) Data Management (DM) activities within the US and UK locations and must be fully versed in all aspects of drug development data management. The incumbent must be an experienced manager with demonstrable leadership skills (communication and interpersonal) attributable to their most recent 6 to 8 years of work history, including direct hands-on NDA submission experience across multiple therapeutic areas, and effective management of CROs. This person possess solid understanding of clinical trials and outcomes, therapeutic area expertise, and protocol knowledge. Must be capable of leading cross-functional initiatives and effective in preparing for and navigating through health authority inspections in both regions. In-depth understanding of GCP practices, DMP, eCRF design of EDCs/IRTs, SOP development and process improvement are required.

Essential Functions

Develops strategic approach for IAM and other programs under the Senior Director s responsibility;
Develops mission statement, objectives, stakeholder engagement plan and strategic plan for programs;
Leads program design and management working directly with customers and business owners on the integration of requirements; for the IAM program, this includes provisioning, de-provisioning and all aspects of user lifecycle;
Develops methods and framework for selecting the best tools and partners for Eisai to fulfill the needs of programs under Senior Director s responsibility;
Regularly reports to management and leadership on status of program, risks, accomplishments, schedule, budget;
Creates partnerships with Eisai team, stakeholders, vendors and partners to develop and manage programs;
Leads the team in maintaining and assessing operational requirements and service issues for improvement opportunities;
Develops enterprise-wide standards; develops identity and access management policy and SOPs;
Consults with business units when implementing user roles for new systems;
Leads the team in creating and maintaining the architecture for IAM systems;
Performs additional duties as assigned.


BS/BA and/or MS/MA in relevant field required.
10-12 years experience in Data Management methods and processes in pharmaceutical industry setting required.
Must have at least 6 years of managerial/leadership experience.
Proficient in communicating and clearly conveying ideas across varying populations.
Adept at influencing others.
Able to think clearly on one s feet, anticipating discussion direction in order to ensure desired results.
Must be comfortable in dealing with ambiguity.
Practical knowledge / understanding of Data Operations

Associated topics: data analytic, data architect, data quality, data scientist, data warehouse, data warehousing, database, erp, mongo database, sybase

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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