Covance Associate Manager, Clinical Operations - Sourcing Req. in Brazil
Covance, Brazil, is currently building a candidate pipeline for future vacancies in Clinical Operations Management. Please submit your CV for consideration.
Job Summary :
Management and conduct of on-site Clinical Quality Control Visits for Clinical Operations staff, including the identification, training and development of CDC Assessors from within Clinical Operations (e.g. Sr. CRAs).
Responsible for dotted-line management of CQC Assessors with regard to responsibilities associated with the conduct of CQC visits for Early Clinical Development.
Serves as a primary point of contact for EDC to CQC leadership team within the Project Management Office.
Responsible for developing and maintaining close ties with Quality Assurance group.
Measure performance indicators for assigned staff within Clinical Operations.
Escalate potential individuals training needs and assist in the conduct of training and development efforts, regionally.
Effectively communicate management strategies, policies and procedures in conjunction with leadership teams.
Maintain good working relationships with internal and external clients to ensure opportunity for acquiring additional new business.
May be responsible for the supervision of assigned direct reports, which would include:1) responsibility for detailed performance review and management of assigned direct reports including: Annual Performance Management and Development (PMD), Individual Development Plan (IDP), Line of Sight Goals and "Shoves & Tugs"; 2) responsibility for appropriate management and resolution of performance issues; 3) developing and maintaining effective relationships with management team to manage Clinical Operations Staff in a matrix environment.
University/college degree – life sciences preferred or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology)
In lieu of this required educational background the following relevant work history may be considered:
Minimum of three (3) years supervisory experience in a health care or clinical research settingand
Minimum of seven (7) years relevant clinical research experience in a pharmaceutical company/CRO
Masters or other advanced degree
Relevant clinical research experience in a pharmaceutical company or CRO
Individual is proficient with on site monitoring activities (including pre-study, initiation, routine monitoring and closeout visits)
Minimum of five (5) years relevant clinical research experience in a pharmaceutical company/CRO
Thorough knowledge of drug development process
Thorough knowledge of relevant SOPs, ICH, and GCP guidelines
Relevant supervisory experience
Minimum of 1 year as a Line Manager or Project Manager required
Demonstrated ability to lead by example and to encourage team members to seek solutions
Proven interpersonal skills
Demonstrated ability to successfully participate as a member of a project team
Demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple competing priorities
Excellent planning and organizational skills
Excellent oral, written and presentation skills
Job Number 2018-19436
Job Category Clinical Operations
Position Type Full-Time
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