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IT Projects Manager (R1057975) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 6/11/2019

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Job Description

Q2 Solutions is a leading clinical trial laboratory services organization with end-to-end laboratory services and secure, enterprise-wide biospecimen and consent management solutions. With a relentless focus on quality and innovation, Q2 Solutions uses its global experience and scientific expertise to transform science and data into actionable medical insights that help customers improve human health.  A joint venture of IQVIA (formerly QuintilesIMS) and Quest Diagnostics, Q2 Solutions combines the best of each parent organization’s clinical trials laboratory services capabilities to fulfill its mission of treating each sample as if a life depends on it.

Q2 Solutions is a leading clinical trial laboratory services organization with end-to-end laboratory services and secure, enterprise-wide biospecimen and consent management solutions. With a relentless focus on quality and innovation, Q2 Solutions uses its global experience and scientific expertise to transform science and data into actionable medical insights that help customers improve human health.  A joint venture of IQVIA (formerly QuintilesIMS) and Quest Diagnostics, Q2 Solutions combines the best of each parent organization’s clinical trials laboratory services capabilities to fulfill its mission of treating each sample as if a life depends on it.

PURPOSE

The IT Project Manager III position will plan, supervise, and manage multiple medium-size projects and/or one large project at local, regional, or global levels. These projects will be performed in collaboration with project team members and stakeholders. The incumbent is expected to be able to deliver, within the constraints of scope, quality, time and cost, complete IT project solutions utilizing the corporate System Life-Cycle (SLC) processes. Overall project budgetary

responsibility will typically be up to $1,000,000. The position may also be expected to manage 2 direct reports.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Risk and issue management, communications and stakeholder management

• Responsible for timelines and deliverables that match project objectives

• Recommend course of action regarding project issues/concerns, implement mitigation plans, then escalate risks and issues to senior IT management as necessary

• Work with financial stakeholders to ensure that the project remains within financial and regulatory guidelines

• Collaborate with project team to ensure timely delivery and quality of all project deliverables

• Develop and exercise scope change control

• Set and comply with Quintiles IT Project Management Methodology (ITPMM)

• Perform project closeout, including Lessons Learned activity

• Support other groups as needed in production of Business Case

• Manage staff in accordance with organizational policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance and guiding professional development; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing employee relations issues and resolving problems; approving actions for Human Resource matters

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Candidates should possess a Bachelor’s degree, PMP certification, and several years experience within a regulated industry environment, preferably GxP-related

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• Significant experience with SDLC

MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

• Candidate should have a minimum of 5 to 7 years project management experience, strong communication and interpersonal skills; or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience

• Experience coaching and mentoring junior staff

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

• Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech

• Extensive use of keyboard and mouse requiring repetitive motion of fingers and wrists

• Regular sitting for extended periods of time

• There is the potential for some travel (up to 15%)

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 workday_recruiting@iqvia.com to arrange for such an accommodation.



Job ID: R1057975