IT Project Manager (CRO) in Morrisville, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for an IT Project Manager (PM) to manage various Clinical systems-focused projects. The IT Project Manager must be able to operate with limited oversight and will need to command the respect of a broad range of business and technology stakeholders.

Must Haves:

-Experience managing programs of work consisting of multiple, interdependent projects

-Experience managing technology delivery with a Product Management approach (vs. Project Management)

-Experience managing data-intensive projects, including the cleansing and aggregation of disparate data sources and the summarization / reporting of that data via key business metrics

-Project planning experience

-Project Closeout experience

Minimum Qualifications:

-Bachelor's Degree, preferably with a technical concentration (e.g. Computer Science, etc)

-At least 10 years professional system implementation / project management experience

-At least 5 years professional experience managing projects for validated Clinical systems

-Must have relevant Pharmaceutical / CRO industry experience

-It would be good to have 3 years managing global IT projects

-Great written and verbal communication skills

-Must be proficient with Microsoft Project and common Microsoft Office applications (e.g. Excel, Power Point, Word, One Note)

-Experience working with Sharepoint (or similar) project workspaces / document repositories

-Technically skilled Project Management professional comfortable managing the tasks of application engineers, database administrators, data architects, infrastructure, security, and other technical functions-

-Must have experience working with local and virtual teams.

-Must have experience managing mixed internal/vendor and vendor-only project delivery teams

Preferred Experience:

- Systems Integration Consulting / Management Consulting experience
- PMP Certification
- Agile / Scrum system development lifecycle experience
- Past IT experience in other, hands-on capacities (e.g. developer, database administrator, etc)

Job Requirements

-5 years of CRO Project Manager experience •10 years of system implementation / project management experience •3+ years of Global IT project experience •PMP Certification • Agile/Scrum experience