CHC Project Manager (R1071349) in Centurion, South Africa at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 8/20/2019

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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.

 CHC Project Manager role will  be main CH contact for issue escalation for South Africa and will be responsible for regular status reporting to senior management on progress, issues and risks.                               

Purpose of the Job                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Working with relevant stakeholders, Internal and External in South Africa in parallel ensuring roadmap preparation and on-time execution Each project will involve monitoring both technical and commercial activities to ensure that the offerings are developed on the approved strategic platforms, using the approved toolset, meet the documented business requirements and are fit for purpose. To provide guidance on Retailer data restrictions when dealing with third party data and to ensure the strategies (Communication, Marketing and Go To Market) are effectively followed through.

The role of a Senior Programme Manager:

• To provide leadership, motivation, support and direction to the country project teams.
• To support multiple concurrent projects ensuring assigned projects are conducted professionally and delivered according to agreed business objectives, agreed schedule and agreed budget.
• To ensure that software developed is developed consistently and uses  approved global architecture and tools.
• To liaise with the assigned country project managers and technical/commercial stakeholders (both internal and external) as necessary to ensure the successful delivery of required projects.

Principal Accountabilities

Key Responsibilities may include:

• The management of and reporting to key business stakeholders is a primary responsibility required for this role, with the purpose of establishing and maintaining positive relationships whilst effectively managing expectations.
• Monitoring of multiple country projects ensuring that the relevant resources have been assigned and that detailed plans are all aligned. Ensuring all plans contain the necessary milestones for all the key technical teams involved including all milestones for external parties.
• Ensuring all the necessary actions are taken to mitigate any risks.
• Being the primary contact for South Africa on a  project and to be the initial escalation point for issues.
• Facilitation for the resolution of all issues raised, ensuring that the right people are involved.
• Ensuring project stay on budget, revenues are assigned correctly to the  Consumer Health codes and all project/operational processes are put in place.
• Regular status reporting to management from both a technical development and commercial perspective, including revenue, budgeted costs, client transition etc.
• Ensure plans include the delivery of all new data assets.

The role will involve:

- Matrix management
- Management of technical projects through to implementation is essential but commercial understanding/appreciation is also required .
- Facilitate resolution of all issues escalated and ensure mitigation plans are in place for risk management.
- Regular monthly status reporting on technical development and commercial activities for the key projects assigned

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: R1071349


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