Clinical Project Manager, Sponsor dedicated role. Office based in St Prex, Switzerland (R1097202) in St. Prex, CH at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    St. Prex, CH
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/18/2019
  • Job ID:
    R1097202

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.

IQVIA applies the breadth and depth of our service offerings along with extensive therapeutic, scientific and analytics expertise to help our customers navigate an increasingly complex healthcare environment as they seek to improve efficiency and effectiveness in the delivery of better healthcare outcomes. In IQVIA you will closely collaborate with an experienced and dedicated team.

We are the industry leader in doing Real-World Evidence Research (RWE). Our people are dedicated, knowledgeable and harmonious, and the experience working in RWE and IQVIA is very enjoyable and rewarding

 PURPOSE

Clinical Project Management is focused on project productivity, delivery and quality resulting in strong financial performance and customer satisfaction. Focus is on demonstrating Real World Evidence expertise to drive operational excellence and strategic leadership with our customers. Leadership of the project team (and/or sub-team) and responsible for achieving project’s overall objectives to the Sponsor’s happiness. 

Can you commit to the development of delivery strategy for RFPs? Would you like to participate in bid defense preparations? Are you happy to lead bid defense presentations in partnership with Business Development for multiple service, multiple country and/or region studies? 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage and co-ordinate efforts of cross-functional project teams to support milestone achievement and to manage study issues and obstacles. Ensure consistent use of study tools and training materials and compliance with standard processes, policies and procedures. Implement continuous improvement activities for assigned projects.
  • Develop study management plans, together with team assignments and accountabilities and oversight of database maintenance.
  • Serve as primary project contact with Sponsor to ensure communication is maintained and continuously improved and reporting schedules are adhered to.
  • Report on team performance against contract, customer expectations, and project baselines to management.
  • Lead problem solving and resolution efforts to include management of risk, contingencies and issues. Develop proactive contingency plans to mitigate clinical risk.
  • Identify quality issues within the study through regular review of site communications, monitoring visit reports, data flow information and quality assurance audit findings to implement appropriate corrective action plans. Escalate findings and action plans to appropriate parties.
  • Collaborate with other functional groups within the company where necessary to support milestone achievement and to manage study issues and obstacles.
  • Provide input for the development of proposals for new work and project budgets.
  • Provide input to line managers of their project team members’ performance relative to project tasks. Recommend team members’ further professional development. Support staff development. Mentor less experienced CPMs.
  • Ensure high performance and efficiency of the clinical team through the scheduling of co-monitoring/accompanied site visits and ongoing mentoring of CRA team.
  • Prepare and present project information at internal and external meetings.
  • Participate in proposal development. May lead bid defense presentations in partnership with Business Development and Senior Clinical Project Management staff.
  • Define project workloads and assignments. Develop and oversee maintenance of internal databases and project plans

    REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • In depth knowledge of, and skill in applying, applicable clinical research regulatory requirements; i.e., Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH) guidelines
  • In depth therapeutic and protocol knowledge
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, including good command of English language
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results to the appropriate quality and timeline metrics
  • Good team leadership skills
  • Effective mentoring and training skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Good judgment
  • Effective presentation skills
  • Ability to manage competing priorities
  • 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 7 years’ clinical research experience including 4 years’ project management experience and experience in clinical operations; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Join Us

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.



Job ID: R1097202