Posted to MedZilla on 3/19/2019

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-CA, Study Monitor R0006380-MZ


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Job Description

Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Study Monitor in our San Diego office.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. As a Study Monitor working on the Strategy and Operations team, a typical day will include:


  • Coordinate Regulated (GLP) and Non- GLP nonclinical development studies at Contract Research Organizations (CROs)
  • Review study-related documents (protocols, amendments) for completeness, accuracy and consistency
  • Perform and document CRO site visits to monitor study performance
  • Coordinate activities collaborating with multiple departments (Pharmaceutical Sciences, DMPK, and QA, etc.) across Global- Takeda


  • Coordinate protocol review and dose selection meetings
  • Schedule, track, and monitor study progress
  • Schedule milestones of study activities such as peer reviews as well as corresponding reports from internal and external laboratories
  • Track reporting deliverables and graph real-time data
  • Maintain study correspondence for assigned studies
  • Ensure finalization of study reports to support regulatory submissions


  • Candidate should be a self-starter, and able to work with minimal supervision to achieve objectives in a timely manner
  • Good working knowledge of FDA Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) Regulations as set forth in 21 CFR Part 58, OECD and ICH guidelines
  • Experience with the design and conduct of regulated nonclinical studies
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Experience in reviewing study data and reports
  • Excellent communication skills and is able to effectively communicate both internally and externally in performing role as liaison between Takeda and CRO
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and other common electronic systems
  • BS in a scientific discipline (or equivalent) with 4+ years of experience, or MS in a scientific discipline with 1+ years of experience, working at a pharmaceutical company and/or CRO


  • AALAS certification desirable


  • Routine demands of an office based environment.


  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally, 30%

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San Diego, CA

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