inVentiv Health Line Manager, Clinical Monitoring | Tokyo (Japan) in Tokyo, Japan

Organization Overview inVentiv Health Clinical is a leading provider of global drug development services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, generic drug, and medical device companies. With 6,500 passionate employees supporting clients in more than 70 countries, inVentiv Health Clinical works to accelerate high quality drug development programs of all sizes around the world.

Like you, we are committed to enriching the lives of patients, families, and communities by helping to expedite the quality delivery of our clients’ therapies to market

Title Line Manager, Clinical Monitoring | Tokyo (Japan)

Job ID 12711

Position Overview

The position manages and is accountable for the work of professional level employees within the Clinical Monitoring function.


Major Responsibilities

  • Manage professional employees who work on clinical trial projects.

  • Ensure compliance to policies, SOPs, federal and local guidelines and GCPs.

  • Identify, address and follow up on performance and quality issues.

  • Track and report both departmental and customer metrics.

  • Provide business development support.

  • Provide input in financial forecasts and review invoices for accuracy.

  • Complete Quality Assessment Visits (QAVs) for assigned CRA/monitoring staff.

  • Participate in the interview process.

  • Coordinate and conduct new employee orientation and training.

  • Responsible for performing activities that are in compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies, Standard Operating Procedures and Operating Guidelines and performing other duties as assigned by management

Supervisory/Management Responsibilities:

  • Supervise, coach and mentor staff

  • Oversee development of direct reports by setting goals, conducting performance reviews, evaluating and monitoring training needs, creating development plans, mentoring, and coaching

  • Set priorities and schedule activities of departmental resources, implement company objectives, and create alternative solutions to address business and operational challenges

NOTE:This job description describes the principal and main elements of the job. It is a guide to the nature and main duties of the job as they currently exist, but is not intended as a wholly comprehensive or permanent representation.



  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent combination of education, training and experience

  • Five to seven years of experience in clinical research and preferably in the same functional department

  • Demonstrated strong leadership and line management potential

  • Extensive knowledge of Good Clinical Practice/ICH guidelines and other applicable regulatory requirements

  • Strong time management, technical, and organizational skills

  • Knowledge of basic financial concepts as related to forecasting and budgeting

  • Must demonstrate good computer skils

  • Excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal skills, both written and spoken, with an ability to inform, influence, convince and persuade

  • Ability to travel as necessary (up to 50%)

City Tokyo

Country Japan [JP]