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Sr Mgr, IT Projects (R1073338) in Kirkland, CA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 4/28/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

JOB OVERVIEW

Manage staff in accordance with organization’s policies and applicable regulations.  Direct, supervise and manage project(s) and/or multi-project programs ensuring the quality of deliverables on time and within budget.   Has strategic decision-making responsibility for the project/program.  Ensure that all project work is completed in accordance with SOPs, policies and practices. 

Responsibilities

  • Manage the scope of work, objectives, quality of deliverables, and other project management activities for the project(s) and/or multi-project program(s).
  • Serve as primary project contact with internal and external customers to ensure appropriate communication channels are maintained and reporting schedules adhered to.
  • Ensure the development of project plans for all phases of the project and associated deliverables.
  • Work with Business Development to finalize the project budget and scope of work and manage project budget(s) to meet financial and company goals (realization targets), proactively ensuring adherence to change control processes.
  • Supervise maintenance of project management information and data tracking systems.
  • Direct and lead project activities for team members related to their project-oriented tasks to ensure that project/program milestones are met.
  • Evaluate impact of risk, develop and implement quality and risk management plans for minimizing impact on project objectives and deliverables.
  • Continually review and ensure adequate resources are available to meet project deliverables and milestones.
  • Develop and implement continuous improvement for assigned projects and programs.
  • Act as a key relationship manager for assigned clients; recommend courses of action regarding customer management issues; implement plan following approval by senior management.
  • Accountable for the financial oversight and goals for projects of assigned customers to meet company realization targets.
  • Ensure quality of deliverables for projects of assigned clients.
  • Participate in RFP and budget development, evaluate feasibility of potential programs and impact on company operations and goals,
  • Participate in requirements gathering meetings with customers.
  • Provide technical expertise and insights into project management experience to Project Manager(s) and training efforts.
  • May take project management lead role for specified customer(s), including acting as team member on operation and/or steering committees with strategic partners.
  • Serve as a project management liaison with teams and customers’ own Project Managers.
  • Manage staff in accordance with organization’s policies and applicable regulations. 
  • Responsibilities include planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance and guiding professional development; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing employee relations issues and resolving problems. 
  • Approve actions on human resources matters.

MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience

Typically requires a minimum of 7 - 10 years of prior relevant experience.

Knowledge

Requires broad management knowledge to lead teams, and well as the ability to influences others outside of own job area regarding policies, procedures, and goals.

Education

  • University Bachelor’s Level Degree required
  • Project Management Institute- PMP Certification preferred

Additional Work Experience

  • 10 years related experience including 7 years project management experience Or Equivalent combination of education, training and experience 

Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results to the appropriate quality and timeline metrics
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills
  • Good team leadership skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Sound judgment and decision making skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong software and computer skills, including MS Office applications
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA™.

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We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™



Job ID: R1073338