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Director, Project Management - PV Technology (R1055690) in Parsippany, NJ at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/7/2018
  • Job ID:
    R1055690

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.

Company Overview:

Foresight, an IQVIA company, is a leading Global Provider of Pharmacovigilance (PV) and Risk Management (RM) Solutions which include PV& RM Consulting Services, Hosting & Managed Services and proprietary PV& RM Applications. From business process redesign to technology implementations, all of our services and solutions are delivered with precise, timely, and cost-effective execution to help our clients achieve lower operational costs, minimize potential litigation costs and manage risk.

Project Management:

  • Manage a variety of projects and resources on those projects, including large complex global projects involving up to 80 internal and client team members.
  • Responsible for creating and managing master project plans, managing / maintaining budget, issue and jeopardy management, and coordination of multiple work streams with a focus on schedule, scope and budget. This may include managing client projects from initiation to close or coordinating across multiple projects, developing and reviewing project deliverables, and tracking the resources on those projects, and providing Quality Assurance.
  • Managing project team members to ensure a successful delivery outcome in terms of quality, time, and budget. Managing problem resolution, including determining the root cause, and driving corrective actions to prevent the problem from reoccurring.
  • Be knowledgeable about our delivery methodologies and be able to clearly explain them to our clients
  • Keep Project tracking system metrics up to date (e.g. risks, % complete)

Additional responsibilities may include:

  • Performing process assessments, assisting in vendor selections, developing and analyzing reports, conducting training sessions, managing customer relationships, and attending bid defenses as necessary to represent project management/program management capabilities.
  • Supporting sales efforts, authoring proposals and Statements of Work, business case development, interviewing candidates, and building resource capacity models. Identifying other potential project opportunities at assigned clients.

Skills/Education:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated analytical abilities
  • Possess a minimum of 10+ years' of project management/consulting experience
  • Experience in drug safety/pharmacovigilance is highly preferred
  • College Graduate with a four year degree required, MS/MA degree highly preferred
  • Travel is 70%+, domestic & international
  • Perform a broad range of duties simultaneously

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

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: R1055690