Leadership position within the Clinical Data Management (CDM) organization with responsibility for EDC, SAS, and reporting project coverage of all full service Covance studies.
Serve as the global technical leader on all technology issues impacting Clinical Data Management process performance.
Identify and implement proactive, tactical technology and training strategies based on productivity metrics and volume forecasts; develop Technical Plans that will deliver clear solutions to issues challenging productivity, quality, client satisfaction and employee satisfaction
Serve as senior global technical partner in Clinical Data Management and Clinical Informatics to ensure effective planning, design ,implementation and training
Provide technical input to the development of the clinical data model and/or database design and annotate the CRF (eCRF) according to these specifications when requested.
Provide technical input into the development and testing of data management systems, edit data validation checks (diagnostics) and special listings / procedures used as tools for the data review and discrepancy management activities.
Provide data/information to assist Clinical Data Management (CDM) and Clinical Data Management in building the business case for strategic business decisions, capacity management and utilization.
Responsibility for the recruitment, training, development, and performance review of personnel in the Global Clinical Programming and Analytics function
Collaborate and coordinate with CDM and IT on process and implementation of clinical data management systems
Owns the voice of employees globally into management for organization, prioritization and implementation/training/tracking plan for resolutions
Owns the current and forward looking voice of client satisfaction for programming and systems performance as it relates to performance and results for the client study
Provide overall leadership for the Global Clinical Programming and Analytics (GCPA) function and associated roles within the Clinical Data Management operations teams.
Oversee the development, implementation and adherence to project plans and performance indicators within the clinical operating unit.
Provide HR leadership, budget management, administrative and productivity management to GCPA team
Responsible to liaise with other functional counterparts as necessary to deliver successful projects/programs for the client
Assist project teams in problem resolution such as deviation from project plans.
Ensure project deliverables are met according to both Covance and client contractual expectations.
Provide advanced planning and risk management for programming projects—like issue escalation and resource management
Own successful achievement of financial and productivity goals in annual budget as it specifically applies to the Global Clinical Programming and Analytics (GCPA) area
Interact and collaborate with other project and specialty team members (clinical, statistics, drug safety, etc.) in order to provide counsel on technical issues impacting their performance and deliverables
Support the technical mentoring of GCPA and CDM staff in regional locations
Maintain technical data management competencies via participation in internal and external training seminars
Review literature and research technologies/procedures for improving global data management practices
Provide analysis and strategic input on bid proposals, when requested and be the programming leader for all bid-defenses, as required
Any other duties assigned by supervisor