Clinical Project Manager (CVRM) (R1112996) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 2/14/2020

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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 Family Description

Leads and oversees the execution of clinical projects and research studies in accordance with global and local regulations to best meet customer needs while working toward organizational goals and strategies

Sub-Family  Description

Manages the delivery of clinical research studies from initiation to closeout.

Ensures that quality deliverables are presented on time and within budget; coordinates workstreams and cross-functional project teams while monitoring the use of consistent tools and methodologies; identifies and evaluates potential project risks and develops mitigation plans; and serves as the primary point of contact with the project sponsor.


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.


Education Level

Education Details




Bachelor's Degree

Life sciences or related field


Additional Work Experience

Experience Details




5 years clinical research experience including 2 years project management experience



Equivalent combination of education, training and experience


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Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

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: R1112996