Covance

Manager, Project Support

Job Location(s) UK-Leeds | DE
Job Number
2018-17603
Job Category
Other
Position Type
Full-Time

Job Overview

Essential Job Duties:

 

Manages resources to the advantage of the global portfolio

 

  • Onboarding
  • Resource Allocation management including recruitment/succession plans for key resources and an ensuring appropriate utilization targets achieved
  • Monitor and address quality issues/metrics
  • Ensure lessons learned are applied across regional team   
  • Ensure training compliance for regional team. Assist with training provision
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Engages and retains staff
  • Proactively engage in quality assurance activities 

Job duties include:                                                                                                                                                     

  • Manages a regional team including direct reports
  • Ensure Project Manager Satisfaction and thus influence client satisfaction
  • Escalates issues and implements mitigation and contingency plans
  • Builds Regional Team
  • Drives process consistency across global business unit
  • New initiative implementation

                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Education / Qualifications

Recommended:

  • University/college degree, or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology)
  • In lieu of the above requirements, candidates with >
  • Three (3) years supervisory experience in a health care setting
  • Five (5) years clinical research experience in the pharmaceutical or CRO industries

Experience

Minimum Required:

  • Minimum of 6 years relevant clinical research experience in a pharmaceutical company/CRO including demonstrated line manager experience
  • In lieu of the above requirement, candidates with >
  • three (3) years supervisory experience in a heath care setting
  • three (3) years clinical research experience including two (2) years of project management experience will be considered .

 

Preferred:

  • Local project coordination and/or project management experience.

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