Clinical Project Management Director / Associate Director (All Therapeutic Area's) (Home-based) - (1807954) in United States at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 11/11/2018

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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.

Description


This is an important and high-profile role within IQVIA. Project leaders are the people who lead the delivery of our studies bringing drugs to market faster and ultimately improving patients’ lives. It is a role that requires you to liaise directly between IQVIA functions and the customer, acting as that accountable point for delivery and quality whilst maintaining financial control.
 
As a project leader you will manage cross functional teams across this global organization. You will be supported by domain experts in every function, enabled by best in class technology and data analytics. Key collaborators are the Clinical Lead for site management, the Project Management Analyst for project coordination, tracking and financial analysis, and the Site Activation Manager an expert in start-up. IQVIA’s size and global footprint will present you with the breadth of opportunities necessary to develop your career.
 
While projects vary, your typical responsibilities might include:
  • Serving as the primary project contact with the client
  • Leading and managing cross-functional project teams
  • Project status reporting and surveillance for risk
  • Monitoring team performance against contract and client expectations and according to key performance metrics
  • Leading problem solving including management of risk and issue resolution
  • Developing or reviewing study management plans
  • Managing team resource assignments and accountability
  • Oversight of database management
  • Ensuring compliance with study tools, training materials and standard processes, policies and procedures.
You will need to be comfortable collaborating and communicating with a variety of colleagues and clients. Ideally, you will also have some global experience and a pharmaceutical or CRO background.
 

Job Requirements

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
  • In depth technical and/or therapeutic expertise and knowledge of study, project and drug development processes
  • Demonstrated financial management skills, including project financial tracking and accounting methods
  • 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
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including good command of English language
  • Excellent customer management skills
  • Excellent organization and problem-solving skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to balance operational and strategic priorities
  • Proven ability to work through others to deliver results to the appropriate quality and timeline metrics
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills
  • Highly effective team leadership skills
  • Sound judgment and decision making skills
  • 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 12 years clinical research experience including 8 years project management/ leadership experience, including multi-regional and global focus; 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.


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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: 1807954