Global Clinical Project Manager/ Senior Clinical Project Manager - Internal Medicine - Based in South Africa - (1702907) in Bloemfontein, ZA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 9/29/2018

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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.
Clinical Project Manager/Senior Clinical Project Manager, Project Leadership – Internal Medicine: Infectious Diseases and Vaccines
Are you passionate about bugs?  When others recoil in disgust do you see a stimulating challenge?  The IQVIA Infectious Diseases and Vaccine (IDV) group is a global but close-knit group of professionals dedicated helping our customers work on solutions in the age old race of bug against man.  We are seeking seasoned professionals to join our team on this exciting quest who have relevant experience in one of the following areas:
  • Antibacterial trials with a particular interest in pneumonia and complicated UTI
  • Treatment and prevention of seasonal indications like Influenza and RSV
  • Antivirals for HIV, Hepatitis B or C
  • Global vaccine trials in any age population
The IDV team sits within the growing Global Internal Medicine Therapeutic Unit.  Within the Unit, you will have many opportunities to collaborate with peers from different therapeutic areas within Internal Medicine. 
As a Project Manager or Senior Project Manager within our IDV sub-unit, you will be expected to work with your teams to provide excellent customer service, meet or exceed customer commitments, help the greater organization achieve internal business objects and contribute to continuous quality improvement within your projects and across the greater organization.
Due to the work we deliver, IDV is an exceptionally fast paced environment. We respond quickly to emerging threats and some of our trials recruit rapidly. In order to meet the expectations of the role, successful candidates:
  • Enjoy analyzing complex data, creating execution strategies and presenting in an easily understandable way
  • Have strong proactive, communication, influencing and negotiation skills
  • Are able to integrate, motivate and lead global cross-functional teams through difficult situations
  • Are flexible in their thinking
  • Are emotionally resilient in the face of change
  • Embrace a can do attitude with each new challenge
  • Enjoy celebrating each success with their teams

Job Requirements

Minimum Role requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in medicine, science or equivalent degree
  • Experience in a Project Manager position
  • PM experience running large, global trials for Sr. Project Manager Position
  • Specific therapeutic experience in IDV as outlined above
  • Comprehensive knowledge of ICH-GCP
  • Soft skills required include: excellent communication, planning, decision-making, negotiation, conflict management and time management skills. 
  • Willingness to travel up to 25% as needed.

Valued characteristics include:

    • Advanced degree or training in medicine, science or equivalent degree
    • PMP certification
    • Experience (at any belt level) with six sigma
    • Previous CRO experience
    • Previous experience and success at the bid defense process
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: 1702907