Project Support Specialist (R1094051) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 10/19/2019

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    Durham, NC
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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.

The Project Support Specialist role focuses on tracking our delivery to the contractual requirements and avoiding penalties.  Additionally, the nature of running the client's entire portfolio of studies brings unique portfolio alignment and reporting responsibilities beyond a typical study by study approach.

  • Maintaining account level Initiatives tracker to deliver contractual requirements (weekly meeting/updates)
  • Collation of Program Reports from study teams for client review
  • Coordinator of milestone alignment/reconciliation with CTMS; especially important for new data quality metric
  • Manages CTMS data feed escalations and safety reporting/Triage
  • Maintains project summary tracker (upcoming baselines, clarity updates (client study report for our sales), milestones, enrollment/site activation, etc.)
  • Study team follow-up and dissemination of information for consistency across the portfolio
  • Training administrator role for team
  • Provides JOC slide formatting and agenda management
  • Provides SharePoint updates for account level information shared across operational and account teams


  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Above average problem-solving skills
  • Results and detail-oriented approach to work delivery and output
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Advanced level software and computer skills, including MS Office applications
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients
  • Ability to prioritize, actively seek input and problem solve
  • Ability to work independently and manage time efficiently
  • Above average organizational skills


  • Bachelor’s degree and one year of related experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience


  • Extensive use of telephone and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech
  • Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers
  • Regular sitting for extended periods of time
  • May require occasional travel

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.

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: R1094051