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Associate Project Manager (R1061795) in Amsterdam, NL at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

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    Amsterdam, NL
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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.

IQVIA™ (www.IQVIA™.com) is the world’s leading company providing information, technology, and services for virtually every type of stakeholder in healthcare. Every day, IQVIA™ innovates on a large scale. We have been the big data company in healthcare before the “Big Data” term was defined. Since 1954 we have been helping healthcare organizations harness commercial and scientific insights and execute on their most strategic initiatives. We develop and operate systems and applications using big data technologies on our private-public hybrid cloud. IQVIA™ stores and computes more than 20 petabytes of complex healthcare data on diseases, treatments, costs and outcomes to enable our clients to run their operations more efficiently. Our big data infrastructure is processing over 50 billion healthcare transactions annually. IQVIA™ employs over 50,000 professionals in over 100 countries to drive results for over 5,000 healthcare clients globally. IQVIA™ is a publicly listed company (NYSE – Q) with estimated revenue close to $7B and a market cap of over $18B.

Individuals joining us are assured of a rewarding and progressive career in life sciences consulting. You’ll have the opportunity to address challenging client issues, across multiple geographies with a hands-on influence in delivering solutions.  We operate in a truly multi-cultural, collegial and collaborative work environment that is rich in development and growth.


We are currently recruiting for an Associate Project Manager to join the ECOA tech in Amsterdam.


  • Assist the Lead or Senior Project Manager in the day to day running of project implementation.
  • May have responsibility for overall management of small to medium internal or external eCOA projects.
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties for flawless execution of projects, this to ensure the projects are delivered on time, within budget and scope.
  • Establish strong customer relationships and seek opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen relationships
  • Effectively and accurately communicates relevant project information to the client and project team
  • Communicate effectively with customers to identify needs and propose solutions
  • Ensure the project team adheres to high quality service and all applicable corporate and client policies and standards
  • Work in close collaboration with the internal or external project stakeholders to achieve the study goals
  • Assists with determination of project requirements
  • Monitor project scope, budget, timelines, quality and deliverables for the full project life cycle
  • Provide technical guidance for the development, design, and systems integration for customer engagements
  • Provide regular updates and reports to project team and sponsor
  • Manage and monitor translation tasks
  • Manage and monitor logistical tasks
  • Support helpdesk in the resolution of complex issues
  • Prepare regular meetings, status reports, and meeting minutes for their assigned projects
  • Identifies opportunities for improving and streamlining projects
  • Contribute to the Lessons Learned process throughout the project lifecycle
  • Manage project team members across multiple locations and time zones
  • International Travel required as needed


  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent 
  • A thorough understanding of Project Management principles - PMP / PRINCE II certification is a plus
  • Experience/understanding of the clinical research environment and GCP principles
  • Open, transparent and excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Excellent in planning, organizing and monitoring
  • Attention to details and multi-tasking skills
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Able to communicate and deal effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Confident and comfortable with public speaking in front of diversified and/or large audiences
  • Solid technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in software development and clinical technologies (EDC, eCOA, IWRS etc.)
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools

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: R1061795