Senior Clinical Data Manager

Senior Clinical Data Manager

Alderley Park, Cheshire

Are you seeking your next challenge as a Senior Clinical Data Manager? Want to help drive new technologies and interesting studies, contributing to the growth and development of a data management department to support the commercial success of an innovative and forward-thinking business? If so, we want to hear from you.

The Company:

Aptus Clinical supports life science companies and academia in their quest to identify and develop valuable new medicines. We have a passion for drug development and a belief in the power of collective knowledge and collaboration.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join us as a Senior Clinical Data Manager to drive forward new technologies in clinical trials and contribute to the development of the data management processes and capability on behalf of the company.

The Benefits:

Competitive salary
Company performance-based bonus
On-site parking
Employee Assistance programme


Holiday benefit is 25 days’ holiday, rising with service

Once you join our team, you’ll discover a fast-growing and exciting company where we combine expertise and close partnership to deliver the right outcome for our clients.

Based in an open plan office, we foster an informal and fun, yet fast-paced environment. We believe that by bringing talented people together, we can deliver ground-breaking innovations to the world of medicine.

So, if you think you would thrive with a pioneering business that supports personal growth and development, this is the role for you.

The Role: 

As a Senior Clinical Data Manager you will be accepting this exciting opportunity to lead interesting, mainly early phase clinical trials. As a key member of the clinical study team, you will establish, perform and oversee the setup, maintenance, control and validation of clinical study databases ensuring compliance with Standard Operating Procedures and applicable regulatory guidelines at all times. There will also be the opportunity to contribute to the DM capability and processes to help shape this growing department in the current technology driven environment.


Specifically, you will:

  • Have a keen interest in digital technology and driving forward new and innovative technologies within the clinical setting.
  • Define and manage clinical data management timelines on multiple studies or programmes
  • Coordinate/perform all CDM activities for assigned studies/programmes, including eCRF design, EDC system set up, user acceptance testing, users training, data review, query generation and data coding
  • Prepare data management plans, data validation plans and other study specific procedures and guidelines in compliance with standard processes and SOPs
  • Ensure appropriate study specific training is provided to assigned clinical study teams
  • Generate data analysis status reports on clinical studies for the clinical study teams


About You: 

To join us as a Senior Clinical Data Manager, you will need:


  • A scientific background, ideally university level and GCP trained
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in clinical data management at a CRO or Pharma with strong experience using major EDC systems and related tools and technologies
  • Experience in leading data management studies and teams to timely delivery of quality databases that meet regulatory requirements
  • Sound working knowledge of programming languages utilised in data management (e.g. javascript, SQL)
  • Knowledge and experience of using CDISC standards such as SDTM, CDASH, Controlled terminology and define.xml
  • Good planning, organisational and communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal English
  • Excellent attention to detail


Additionally, to be considered for our Senior Data Manager position, you will ideally have experience of using Viedoc EDC.

If you have the talents we’re looking for, this could be your chance to join our rapidly growing company.


Please note we do not accept applications from agencies and you must be eligible to live and work in the UK.


To apply, please attach your CV and quote job reference Snr CDM.


If we think you’ve got potential, we’ll be in touch within 10 working days.


So, if you’re seeking your next challenge as a Senior Data Manager, please apply by emailing your CV to