Medidata Solutions, Inc. Senior Project Manager in Remote, United Kingdom
Medidata: Conquering Diseases Together
Medidata is leading the digital transformation of life sciences, creating hope for millions of patients. Medidata helps generate the evidence and insights to help pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics companies, and academic researchers accelerate value, minimize risk, and optimize outcomes. More than one million registered users across 1,400 customers and partners access the world's most-used platform for clinical development, commercial, and real-world data. Medidata, a Dassault Systèmes company, is headquartered in New York City and has offices around the world to meet the needs of its customers. Discover more at www.medidata.com .
The Project Management Function is responsible for the overall relationship management of client accounts and day to day activities and to ensure that Medidata is able to deliver quality projects and services on time and within budget through effective management of Medidata resources.
Management of one or more larger more complex projects with a focus on delivery of the scope on time, within budget and with a high quality outcome
Provide Program Level support for one or more clients
Provide financial management activities for one or more project budgets as well as preparation and execution of Statements of Works and Change Orders
Provide input to Professional Services Proposals
Maintain appropriate project/client documentation within e-binders for one or more projects/clients
Maintain high client satisfaction by providing proactive communication and issue management
Provide guidance and consulting to clients around the best use of the Medidata Applications
Support the activities that will result in the expanded use of the Medidata Applications and Services
Develop client relationship as “trusted advisor” role through effective proactive project management
Is Subject Matter Expert (SME) in at least 3 Medidata or equivalent related experience
Manage assigned project resources
Assure compliance with Medidata’s standard project management methodologies and Medidata SOPs and mentors other project resources
Actively mentor newer Project Managers in effective Project Management Methodology
Provide mentorship and guidance to all assigned project members
Very Good understanding of clinical research (pharma, device and/or biotech sectors) and a solid understanding of Clinical Research SaaS technology
Excellent verbal/written communication and organizational skills
Excellent computer skills, public speaking, presentation and teaching skills
Proficient with MS Office suite, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Excellence with MS Project, project development and management
Self-motivated, able to work remotely and able to assume responsibility in a professional manner
Is proficient in the use of all relevant Medidata internal systems
Travel expectations up to 30% – 40%, national / international
Valid driver’s license required
Your Education & Experience:
Requires a minimum of 5 years relevant experience in clinical/biomedical and/ or software development environment with a Bachelor’s degree, or minimum of 3 years of relevant experience with a Master’s degree or a minimum of 1 year of relevant experience with a PhD; or equivalent experience.
Electronic Clinical Data Management (eCDM) software consulting experience desirable
Prior project financial experience desirable
Prior services delivery experience desirable
Note: The requirements should reflect your minimum requirements for the role in general
Medidata is making a real difference in the lives of patients everywhere by accelerating critical drug and medical device development, enabling life-saving drugs and medical devices to get to market faster. Our products sit at the convergence of the Technology and Life Sciences industries, one of most exciting areas for global innovation. Nine of the top 10 best-selling drugs in 2017 were developed on the Medidata platform.
Medidata’s solutions have powered over 14,000 clinical trials giving us the largest collection of clinical trial data in the world. With this asset, we pioneer innovative, advanced applications and intelligent data analytics, bringing an unmatched level of quality and efficiency to clinical trials enabling treatments to reach waiting patients sooner.
MDSOL Europe Ltd is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome all applications irrespective of race, gender, gender reassignment, age, religion or belief, relationship status, pregnancy/maternity, sexual orientation or disability.