Are you an experienced Project Manager looking for your next challenge?
Do you want to work for a global organisation with un-parrelled career development opportunities?
Do you want to work for a company that helps build a healthier and safer world?
Covance is a global, world-leading Life Sciences Contract Research Organisation that provides dedicated and fully comprehensive laboratory testing and drug development services to the pharmaceutical industry. We strive to make a difference to people’s everyday lives by bringing essential medicines to the market. At Covance we are looking to recruit CLINICAL PROJECT MANAGER to join our expanding team.
Job responsibilities include:
As a key member of the Project Management department, you will be managing a portfolio of global, high complexity clinical studies.
Being the key contact between the clients (pharmaceutical companies), the various departments within our Central Laboratory organization, other Covance business units and external vendors (e.g. CRO)
Providing project management oversight for your portfolio of studies, focusing on key client deliverables through budget, risk, and milestone management
Ensuring successful interactions between the clients and the extended Covance study management team you are collaborating with (e.g. Study Design Lead and Regional Study Coordinators)
Being accountable for the implementation, monitoring and reporting of performance metrics Reviewing the study protocol to ensure quality implementation and successful delivery of client specifics and requirements
Ensuring that all customer expectations are documented and acted upon in compliance with regulatory requirements
Working with appropriate internal and external personnel to understand the culture and pipeline of assigned clients
Participating actively to Covance CLS development through continuous process improvement, quality and productivity
BSc or Master degree in life science or equivalent
2- 5 years experience in managing projects in pharma industry or in a CRO, preferably in clinical trials
Proven ability to negotiate and collaborate to deliver effectively Great customer service skills
Robust self-organization and at-ease with managing conflicting priorities
Ability to make difficult decisions and act efficiently in an environment with dynamic timelines
Dedicated to a culture of quality and continuous improvement
Strong communication skills Fluent in English
What we offer:
A strong project management team in place who will contribute and support your personal and professional development.
A competitive salary together with a comprehensive benefits package including health cover and pension
Unsurpassed career development opportunities supported by exceptional people from across the globe with an energized purpose