Project Manager (R1080320) in Plymouth Meeting, PA at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 9/15/2019

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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.

Project Manager

Provide oversight and orchestration of resourcing, budget, scope, timelines and performance for large and complex IQVIA enterprise-wide programs led/driven by Commercial Services. This role will work closely with the business team, to understand and represent client’s perspective and drive the project in a way that is most beneficial for the business needs.

We’re looking for an energetic, outgoing and detail-oriented Program Manager with a passion for improving client experience while maintaining project management processes and communication with cross functional teams that may include IQVIA data partners.

Role & Responsibility:

  • Build and oversee client relationships, ensuring quality control throughout a project's lifecycle
  • Comply with Commercial Services project and program management standards and procedures
  • Responsible for managing the Budget, Scope, Timelines and client satisfaction of complex enterprise programs.
  • Initiate and coordinate new program Kick-off schedule and handoff of production-ready programs to Ongoing Support Programs
  • Work to understand and evaluate client needs and manage a comprehensive list of client requirements and project plans
  • Consult with clients and internal project teams on best practices for use and configuration of the data solutions
  • Review client networks and support processes in comparison to contracted scope of work (ongoing) and manage potential changes with the account management teams.
  • Plan and set integrated program goals and milestones
  • Oversee the project work streams and managing conflicts across work streams
  • Chair Program Status Meetings and Updates
  • Participate in onsite client meetings (workshops, workstream meetings, KO meetings, JOC, Operational meetings, etc.)
  • Create and review the project level documentation (project plans, Risk and Action logs, communication plan, QC plan, release plan, change management, etc.)
  • Support the BD team, as needed, with client-specific presentations and contracting / scope questions
  • Develop professional, productive relationships with peers and subordinates that allows for the development of synergy, transparency and partnership within and between all departments delivering service to your client(s)
  • Collaborate with various Technology, Analytics and Subject Matter Expertise teams across IQIVA to understand the scenarios and assess impact on project
  • Conduct internal and external Steering Committee with key IQVIA and client stakeholders
  • Pro-actively anticipate and solve project and program issues effectively
  • Oversee account finance process for revenue recognition and invoicing/billing activities

    Minimum Education, Experience, & Specialized Knowledge Required:

  • 10+ years of Project Management experience managing enterprise data, business applications, dashboards or similar projects in the life science or healthcare industries
  • Demonstrated ability to set and achieve stretch goals quickly, while possessing strong people skills
  • 4-year undergraduate or more advanced degree
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Project, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Knowledge of IQVIA data assets would be a plus
  • Familiarity with technologies like Oracle, SQL Server, Hadoop, MicroStrategy, QlikView, Tableau. etc.
  • Good organization, presentation, and customer service skills

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™

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 to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1080320