Project Data Manager

Posted On:  03-Sep-2021
Job Category:  Clinical & Medical

At Terumo, we enhance lifesaving medical technologies for the benefit of society. Are you eager to contribute to people's health and patients' wellbeing? We'll challenge you to become a master in your field of expertise. You can invest your talents in balance with your personal aspirations - live and work in harmony. Built on our Japanese origins; we are driven by respect, ownership and continuous improvement. It is at the heart of everything we do. This is how we make a difference in the lives of patients, customers and associates.


Department Info


The Terumo European Medical and Clinical Division (EMCD) provides support towards all Terumo Europe divisions. Its main focus lies on the gathering of clinical data, concerning the Terumo products, as well as collaborating with physicians in order to publish papers about how Terumo’s products are beneficial for patients. In addition, EMCD is involved in the development of new products. Consequently, EMCD collaborates closely with other departments, like Regulatory, Marketing and Sales, when medical advice needs to be provided and to ensure that the generated clinical data is used correctly.


Job Summary


As a passionate Project Data Manager (PDM), you’ll be responsible for the implementation, execution & oversight of all the data management activities, related to your assigned projects. The projects are limited to the scope of EMCD and are primarily related to the EMEA region. However, projects that cover wider regions, might also be assigned. As part of the Data Sciences and Systems department, you’ll directly report to the Group Manager Data Sciences & Systems.


Job Responsibilities


As our Project Data Manager within the EMEA region, you’ll cover responsibilities related to different fields. Your primary responsibility consists of the management of clinical data, concerning your assigned projects. Consequently, you’ll be responsible for the designing of (electronic) Case Report Forms (CRF) and edit checks specifications. In addition, you’ll ensure that the CRFs meet the data collection requirements through the review of the necessary documentation. You’ll also be accountable for eCRF development, the cleaning and reviewing of data to ensure the required data-quality and compliance with the correlating guidelines. 


By fulfilling your role, you’ll create Data Management & Data Review plans. Therefore, you’ll collaborate closely with the project teams. You’ll also work closely with the clinical operations personnel to manage the query lifecycles of your assigned projects. Additionally, you’ll be responsible for the coordination and coaching of both internal and external junior data management professionals. 


You’ll be responsible for the development and maintenance of data management processes and you’ll assist the Group Manager Data Sciences & Systems in the development and the implementation of the general strategy for the collection, programming and processing of data. 


As a Project Data Manager,. You’ll oversee the vendor deliverables in the clinical data management and standardization (CDISC) and you’ll provide clinical data reports or listings/dashboards. In order to support the departmental goals, you’ll be required to collaborate with external service providers.


All predetermined tasks need to be performed according to the given instructions and procedures. In addition, all other responsibilities and authorities that this function may require regarding new opportunities, will need to be assumed as well. General bi-monthly reporting will also be part of your responsibilities. 


Profile Description


You have obtained a bachelor’s or master’s degree with a bio-medical, pharmaceutical, life science or informatics orientation. In addition, you can look back on at least 5 to 10 years of relevant working experience within data management for clinical trials.  


You possess an extensive knowledge and understanding of clinical data management processes and EDC. Consequently, you’re familiar with SQL/SAS and PowerBI or other data visualization tools. Additionally, you’re possess a good technical knowledge, concerning SDTM (CDISC) standards. 


You’re experienced in working with outsourced partners. In addition, you’re a team player and able to work well within a dynamic and international environment.


You possess strong project management, problem-solving, communication and presentation skills. In addition, you’re highly proficient in English. This entails both the verbal and writing skills. 




Working for Terumo means contributing to society through healthcare. We offer a full-time employment contract accompanied by an attractive salary package, accompanied by legal benefits, such as a company car, phone and pc.  


We offer a fantastic opportunity to work in a top performing team. Work within an environment that supports Terumo’s core values: Quality, Respect, Care, Creativity and Integrity. A work environment in which every associate, customer and business partner is treated with respect, where sincerity is key and where everyone always strives to find the most optimal solution. Furthermore, you’ll find yourself in an environment that promotes a mindset that embraces challenge for the future. 


Interested in using your skills to support our passionate teams? Interested to find out more? Take a look at Terumo Europe's Corporate Video or at our website !


Contact Person


Bethsabee Bellinck.


Terumo Europe is a core player in the EMEA healthcare market. We are a strong actor of the Terumo Corporation (Japan), producing, distributing, marketing and selling a vast range of medical devices. Terumo Europe EMEA headquarters and production facilities are located in Leuven (Belgium) with sales and marketing offices across the EMEA region.

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