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Company description

At SGS, you can choose. First of all, out of our various vacancies. However, SGS also gives you another choice. Do you choose to expand or to enrich? We are not only looking for colleagues who can go in to depths of their discipline. We are equally as much looking for colleagues who we call ‘connectors’, people who can connect our diversity to our services. To each other. And this way, enrich our business.

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. We’re also the benchmark worldwide for quality and integrity. And that makes us very proud. This can only happen thanks to more than 90 000 colleagues worldwide, with 1650 employees in Belgium only. Our employees give 110% of themselves every day, divided over all expertises, branches and cultures. Our coworkers build their own way inside the company, the services and the expertise.

Job description

SGS Life Sciences carries out all type of services for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, from coordination and running of clinical trials with new molecules or techniques on human beings, to support and consultancy on post marketing registration activities.
SGS Life Sciences has also expertise in the quality control of pharmaceuticals.

We have a challenge for a Data Expert - Mechelen

Mission and tasks:

The Data Expert (Secure Data Manager) will be responsible for the transfer of unblinding data from and to the Secure Data Office and the cleaning of unblinding data within the Secure Data Office.

These responsibilities encompass the creation of data transfer agreements, data cleaning documentation and the specification of edit checks and listings. The Secure Data Manager also performs the QC of unblinding data, the cleaning of the data in EDC and/or clinical database and the creation/follow-up of edit checks. In addition to the above mentioned activities, the Secure Data Manager will also be responsible for the handling of randomisation lists (upload of randomisation list in internal IWRS system, release of randomisation list at database lock, emergency unblindings, distribution of randomisation list to third parties,…).

On top of this you get the opportunity to:

- Create Data Transfer Agreements for external data
- Actively contribute to process improvement

Searched Profile

You have a master or PhD degree in sciences or relevant experience.

You have excellent knowledge of English and good communication skills in order to liaise with clients and external service providers. These skills are also necessary to organize and lead kick-off meetings and teleconferences with the clients.

On the technical side you are able to discuss specifications about the lab data and the patient data we receive and the expected format that we are delivering.

You are quality minded and you have an eye for detail so that you can support quality control.

And of course your are positive and constructive, you have a professional attitude towards colleagues, team members and clients.

To get all this done, you have very good time management skills and you know how to cope with stress.
Of course you get the support of your team manager and colleagues!

We offer

At SGS you can count on an interesting position where you can take responsibility!

Come enjoy our fun team of colleagues and on top of that, we will reward you with an interesting salary package (incl. retirement plan, meal vouchers, …)

Do you want to be part of this?

We are looking forward to hearing from you! Send us your story and your resume!

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