Clin Project Mgr (R1097520) in Overland Park, KS at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/11/2019

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

Job Profile Summary    

Manage the execution of the assigned regionally-based clinical studies per Contract, from initiation through to closeout.  Ensure that all clinical study management and project deliverables are completed to the Sponsor's satisfaction, ensuring quality deliverables on time and within budget and in accordance with SOPs, policies, and practices.

     Essential Functions
•    Manage and co-ordinate efforts of cross-functional project teams to support milestone achievement and to manage study issues and obstacles to ensure consistent use of study tools and training materials and compliance with standard processes, policies, and procedures.
•    Develop study management plans, together with team assignments and accountabilities and oversight of database maintenance.
•    Serve as primary project contract with Sponsor to ensure communication is maintained and reporting schedules are adhered to
•    Collect information on team performance against contract, customer expectations, and project baselines
•    Lead problem solving and resolution efforts to include management of risk, contingencies, and issues
•    Identify quality issues within the study to implement appropriate corrective action plans.  Escalate findings and action plans to appropriate parties.
•    Provide input to line managers of their project team members performance relative to project tasks
•    Prepare and present project information at internal and external meetings
•    Participate in proposal development and in the bid-defense process with guidance and supervision
•    Ensure high performance and efficiency of the clinical team through the scheduling of co-monitoring/accompanied site visits and ongoing mentoring of the CRA team
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.
Typically requires 3 - 5 years of prior relevant experience.
Requires advanced knowledge of job area, and broad knowledge of a other related job areas, typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.
Bachelor's Degree in Life sciences or related field required        
Additional Work Experience
Experience Details Req      
5 years clinical research experience including 2 years project management experience  
Equivalent combination of education, training and experience       
Skills and Abilities
Skill/Ability    Description    Proficiency     
    In depth knowledge of, and skill in applying, applicable clinical research regulatory requirements; i.e., Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines        
    Good 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        
    Excellent customer service skills        
    Good presentation skills        
    Good judgement        
    Strong software and computer skills, including MS office applications        
    Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers, and clients        
 Standard ADA Settings
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
Standard ADA Selection Office Environment
Physical Demands
Sit at a desk or table with some walking, standing, bending, stooping, or carrying of light objects.                     
Use hands and fingers to handle and manipulate objects and/or operate equipment.                       
Travel Requirements
Frequency    Brief Description
May require occasional travel.
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, qualifications and working conditions required of employees assigned to this job.  While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the job, management reserves the right to revise the job at any time

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

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1097520