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Associate Clinical Project Manager (Internal Medicine) (R1060247) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/14/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1060247

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.

PURPOSE

Clinical Project Management is focused on project productivity, delivery and quality resulting in strong financial performance and customer satisfaction.  Focus is on leveraging deep therapeutic expertise and IQVIA suite of solutions to drive operational excellence and strategic leadership with our customers. Partner with Project Leader to achieve project's overall objectives to the Sponsor's satisfaction per Contract while optimizing speed, quality and cost of delivery and in accordance with SOPs, policies and practices.

The dedicated Internal Medicine unit sits within IQVIA’s global Project Leadership organization; as a member of this group, you will be responsible for delivery of global and/or regional studies and / or critical process and vendor management in a variety of indications.  Our Internal Medicine team is growing quickly, and candidates with experience in the following experience can expect to have a strong impact:

  • Stem Cell and Gene Therapy.
  • First-in-human and phase 1 pediatric research
  • Ophthalmology
  • Dermatology
  • Rare Blood Diseases (non-oncology) and Metabolic/Storage Disorders
  • Allergy & Respiratory
  • Genitourinary / Reproductive & Sexual Health Conditions
  • Infectious Diseases & Vaccines
  • Autoimmune & Rheumatology

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Contribute to the development of the project delivery strategy for RFPs. Participate in bid defense preparations. Attend bid defense presentations in partnership with Business Development and senior project leader as needed.
  • Provide input to the development of integrated study management plans with the core project team and/or sub-team.
  • Accountable for assigned portion of clinical studies per Contract while optimizing speed, quality and cost of delivery and ensuring consistent use of study tools and training materials and compliance with standard processes, policies and procedures.
  • Set objectives of project sub-team(s), according to agreed upon contract, strategy and approach, effectively communicate and assess performance.
  • Collaborate with other functional groups within the company where necessary to support milestone achievement and to manage study issues and obstacles.
  • Monitor progress against Contract and prepare/present project and/or sub-team information proactively to internal stakeholders.
  • Identify risk (positive and negative) and contingencies and partner with project leader in problem solving and resolution efforts.
  • Achieve project quality by identifying quality risks and issues, responding to issues raised by project sub-team members and partner with project leader planning/implementing appropriate corrective and preventative action plans.
  • Serve as primary or back up project contact with Customer.
  • Lead the efforts of a project sub-team; responsible for managing cross-collaboration of the sub-team to support milestone achievement and to manage issues and obstacles.
  • Support the project leader in ensuring the financial success of the project.
  • Forecast and identify opportunities to accelerate activities to bring revenue forward in partnership with the senior project leader.
  • Identify changes in scope and manage change control process as necessary.
  • Identify lessons learned and implement best practices.
  • Adopt corporate initiatives and changes and serve as a change advocate when necessary.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Understanding of applicable clinical research regulatory requirements; i.e., Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines
  • Basic therapeutic and protocol knowledge
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, including good command of English language
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results to the appropriate quality and timeline metrics
  • Good teamwork skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to work under limited direction
  • Strong software and computer skills, including MS Office applications
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients

MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor's degree in life sciences or related field and 3 years’ clinical research experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers.
  • Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech.
  • Regular sitting for extended periods of time.
  • May require occasional travel.

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™



Job ID: R1060247