Covance Global Study Manager - Project Manager in Mechelen, Belgium

Job Overview

Global Study Manager (Project Manager)

Covance Central Laboratory Services , a provider of laboratory testing services to support the drug development process, isrecruiting for our Project Management team and are currently seeking to hire a Global Study Manager/Project Manager to help support the team.

This is a full time position, based in our Geneva (Switzerland) or Mechelen (Belgium) office.

About the Job

Within this position, your duties will include:

  • Key contact for clients; Liaison between Clients, CRO, and Covance

  • Displays leadership to ensure successful interactions between Covance study team members needed to provide seamless study delivery to the client.

  • Provides project management oversight; focusing on key client deliverables through budget, risk, and milestone management.

  • Facilitates communications between Client and extended Covance study team, including Study Design Lead and Regional Study Coordinator.

  • Performs review of SOW to ensure quality implementation of client specifics and requirements.

  • Manages a portfolio of global, high-complexity studies.

  • Acts as an ambassador on behalf of the client within Covance CLS and across Covance business units; exemplifies the concept of Signature Client Service through outstanding, personalized customer service skills

  • Ensures that all customer expectations are documented and acted upon in compliance with regulatory requirements

  • Demonstrates through appropriate self organization the ability to manage conflicting priorities and to make difficult decisions

  • Able to act efficiently in an environment with dynamic timelines and priorities

  • Accountable for the implementation, monitoring and reporting of performance metrics

  • Actively participates in Covance CLS development through continuous process improvement, quality and productivity

  • Work with appropriate internal and external personnel to understand the culture and pipeline of assigned clients

  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal and communication skills that will build strong internal and external relationships to ensure deliverables are on time and within budget

  • Displays appropriate self organization and ability to manage conflicting priorities

  • Participate in functional meetings (eg. CLFs) and provide input, keeping processes up to date

  • Comply with CCLS Global Project Management strategy

  • Support a culture of continuous improvement, quality and productivity

  • Other duties as assigned

About You

To be successful in this position, you will need to be educated to High School diploma level (or equivalent) and/or University degree in a scientific field in a relevant area (advantage). Additionally, you will need to demonstrate:

related industry experience; project management experience in clinical trials

We Offer

The opportunity to work within an experienced and highly skilled team.

Covance offers a comprehensive benefits package including health cover and a contributory pension.

Covance’s ongoing success offers team members unsurpassed growth and career development opportunities.

At Covance, we help make the miracles of medicine a reality. We offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career. This is your chance to become part of a team that helps to bring miracle of medicine to market sooner.

There is no better time to join us!

Pls apply by submitting a CV in English.

Education / Qualifications

To be successful in this position, you will need to be educated to High School diploma level (or equivalent) and/or University degree in a scientific field in a relevant area (advantage).

Experience

related industry experience; project management experience in clinical trials

Job Location(s) CH-Geneva | BE-Mechelen

Job Number 2017-14585

Job Category Other

Position Type Full-Time