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Covance is hiring a Senior Project Manager - Cardiovascular & Metabolism

Company: Covance
Location: Flexible
Reference: 57398BR
Closing Date: 26 Oct 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

We are currently recruiting for a Clinical Project Managers (Cardiovascular, Metabolic, Endocrine and Renal Diseases ) to be based in EU (flexible location).


COVANCE is a leading global drug development services company and we provide support to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries.

You can make a difference by helping to deliver life-saving and life-enhancing medicines to people around the world. Our commitment to this mission has resulted in Covance's impressive history of company stability and growth. We've achieved these results by fostering a work environment that encourages, develops and leverages our team's capabilities. This is your chance to become part of a team that helps to bring miracle of medicine to market sooner.

We are currently recruiting for a Clinical Project Managers (Cardiovascular, Metabolic, Endocrine and Renal Diseases ) to be based in EU (flexible location).

About the job:

1. Manage projects with overall responsibility for project success or numerous mid to smaller projects based on business unit priority.
2. Work with project sponsor(s) and the team to establish project performance goals, metrics and baselines.
3. Develop financial estimates and other financial models, as necessary.
4. Implement and follow Project Management Office standard methodologies, processes and tools, develop and maintains project documentation, work plans and project deliverables. Guide others in the use of the methodology and tools.
5. Manage and motivate project teams, plan work assignments and schedules and ensure deliverables are completed on time and within budget. Guide and monitor work performance.
6. Coordinate project activities with CVD IT, as appropriate.
7. Accountable to local CMA leadership for project delivery and direction
8. Establish and maintain effective communications with team members, stakeholders, senior management and contacts. Communicate project status to identified stakeholders through routine status reports and meetings.
9. Initiate and maintain issues logs, taking responsibility for identifying and coordinating resolution of all technical and business issues.
10. Ensure all project time is accounted for and project and team member activities are routinely collected and reported in standard fashion. Estimate resources needed on projects to ensure success.
11. Where appropriate, coordinate vendor activities to ensure project success.
12. Assist in the advancement of project management competencies, including development of methodologies and frameworks, development and conduct of education/training, completion of quality reviews and coaching/mentoring of others engaged in project management activities.

About You:

- Demonstrated capability to manage projects with budgets in clincial trials
- Excellent oral and written communication skills to provide clear messages to all levels within Covance.
- Demonstrated ability to effectively establish and maintain working relationships with peers and constituents at all levels of the organization.
- Demonstrated analysis and problem solving skills using innovative thinking.
- Experience with standard project management tools, methodologies and frameworks.
- Broad working knowledge and Experience with healthcare applications and technology.
- Experience in managing large-scale projects (in cardiovascular and/ or metabolism).
- Experience working with and negotiating with external vendors.


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EEO Employer Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

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Regional, Belgium 

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