Project Manager Client Services Remote (East Coast), United States

Company: Medidata

Position at Medidata Solutions

Medidata

Medidata: Conquering Diseases Together

Medidata is leading the digital transformation of life sciences, creating hope for millions of patients. Medidata helps generate the evidence and insights to help pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics companies, and academic researchers accelerate value, minimize risk, and optimize outcomes. More than one million registered users across 1,400 customers and partners access the world's most-used platform for clinical development, commercial, and real-world data. Medidata, a Dassault Systèmes company, is headquartered in New York City and has offices around the world to meet the needs of its customers. Discover more at www.medidata.com.

Acorn AI is one of the largest AI companies exclusively dedicated to life sciences. It’s built on Medidata’s platform that includes the industry’s largest structured, standardized and growing clinical trial data repository consisting of 17,000+ trials and 4.5M patients. Our team is composed of over 40 PhD/Masters statisticians, data scientists, analytical product leads, former FDA biostatisticians and computational genomicists.

 

Your Mission: 

 

The Project Management Function is responsible for the overall relationship management of client

accounts and day-to-day activities. The function also ensures that Medidata is able to deliver quality projects and services on time and within budget through effective management of Medidata resources.

  • Lead project delivery to ensure that all deliverables are tracked and that documentation is current
  • Manage client expectations and communications, and ensure overall client satisfaction
  • Manage project scope, timelines, budget & milestones
  • Manage project financials including forecasting, project budget, and accuracy of invoicing
  • Create and maintain accurate and current project documentation
  • Raise and track work requests to other departments 
  • Document minutes/action items during client and internal meetings; conduct appropriate follow-up
  • Manage issues and risks driving appropriate resolution and mitigation
  • Provide proactive communication to all stakeholders
  • Assure compliance with Medidata’s standard project management methodologies, quality management system
  • Support development of sales orders and change orders
  • Deliver workshops and lead client meetings

 

Your Competencies: 

  • Requires only general instruction for routine assignments, and some coaching/mentoring on more complex assignments
  • Knowledge of Medidata (or similar) products commensurate with requirements of the specific role
  • Preference for a basic understanding of clinical research (pharma/device/biotech) and of clinical research SaaS technology
  • Demonstrate good verbal/written communication and organizational skills
  • Exhibit time management skills along with strong collaboration and teamwork
  • Experience in leading project teams and meeting project timelines
  • Self-motivated and able to assume responsibility in a professional manner
  • Demonstrate basic computer skills
  • Experience with the MS Office suite and/or other current software technologies
  • Experience with creating and delivering presentations

 

Your Education & Experience:

  • 4-year college degree or equivalent (analytic discipline a plus) preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in clinical/biomedical and/ or software development environment preferred
  • Travel expectations up to 20%, domestic & international


Medidata Solutions, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Medidata Solutions provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Medidata Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. 

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