Jnr Data Team Lead (R1119559) in Bloemfontein, South Africa at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 3/11/2020

Job Snapshot

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.

Junior Data Team Lead

Job Description Summary

As part of the Real World Analytic Solution Data Team Lead Team you will provide support for a variety of projects and RWAS trials and studies.


Client Management:
• Produce Client status reports (metrics, study trackers etc.)

Service Management:
• Supervise study data tracking, cleaning, reconciliation and coding process; liaise with DTL, Data Operations Coordinator (DOC), Coder and/or Data Operations team members on a regular basis to ensure data are tracked, cleaned, reconciled and coded in line with agreed project timelines and quality requirements. Performs data cleaning activities as required.
• Assist the DTL as required in the supervision and conduct of other data management activities (e.g. database set-up, data transfer etc.)
• Create and maintain DMP documents related to data cleaning including CRF/eCRF Completion Guidelines and EDC Data Cleaning Plan. Review all other documents in the DMP.
• Maintain the DM folders in the eTMF.
• Provide administrative assistance to the DTL as required (e.g. taking meeting minutes, organising meetings etc.)
• Continuously look for opportunities to improve efficiency of tasks and quality of deliverables
• Identify compliance issues and work with functional manager(s) to ensure timely follow-up and resolution
• Maintain internal tracking databases and systems as required.

Financial Management/Business Development Support:
• Assist the DTL in the identification of out of scope tasks and tracking of change orders to completion
• Provide input on DM process improvements or project solutions to CDM team/CDM department
• Provide input on the development and implementation of a new technology or tool
• Participate in a focus team or global or local best practice team
• Perform other duties as directed by functional manager(s)

Education Skills and Experience

  • BSc Degree in Health, clinical, biological or mathematical sciences, or related field
  • 3 years direct Data Management experience
  • Demonstrated data management skills and good knowledge of the data management process (e.g., therapeutic area, good knowledge in DM processes, SAE reconciliation, external data vendor reconciliation, management of local laboratory data, and/or new technology) Knowledge of Medical Terminology, Pharmacology, Anatomy, and/or Physiology
  • Knowledge of operating procedures and work instructions and the ability to apply them in practice
  • Knowledge of Good Clinical Practices and applicable regulatory guidelines
  • Good communication, interpersonal, customer service, and teamwork skills
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Basic project management skills
  • Good understanding of clinical drug development process
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and customers
  • Fluency in English both verbal and written essential
  • Eligibility to live and work in South Africa without  visa sponsorship essential

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: R1119559


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