Head of Data Standards and Processing Office (all genders)

Posted 20 Feb 2020

Darmstadt, Hesse - Germany

Req Id 201287


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our around 56,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.

Your Role:

Your role will  take responsibility to co-lead the R&D Data Standards and Processing (DSP) Forum, developing shared vision, strategy and implementation of R&D Data Governance and Data Handling Initiatives Portfolio Management.  As such, the incumbent is responsible: to provide project management office to the DSP Forum and the different DSPs (Discovery; Pre-Clinical & Clinical; Regulatory compliance-Operational-CMC data) as well as report back within R&D on the different DSPs progresses; to coordinate and drive the implementation of the R&D Governance Framework with the R&D Data Bucket Owners; to represent R&D Data Governance within Healthcare and at Corporate level ensuring fit-for-purpose alignment.


Who you are:

  • Ideally graduated in the area of pharmaceutical science, data science & management, or related and relevant working experience in the area of pharmaceutical or scientific research
  • At least 7-10 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry or equivalent, managing pharmaceutical projects and related budgets. Experiences with portfolio management.
  • Proven experience in working in a matrix organization with various interdependencies, showing ability to deal with both strategic and tactical thinking.
  • Demonstrate interest and experience in the field of data governance, standards & processing. Have good knowledge of applicable regulations and laws (e.g. - data privacy, data integrity,…)


What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

Curious? Apply and find more information at https://jobs.vibrantm.com

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