Director of Project Delivery
Any European Location
As a top five CRO, we have worked on 100+ marketed drugs across several therapeutic areas and conducted the pivotal or supportive trials that led to FDA and/or international regulatory approval of 45+ such drugs.
At PRA Health Sciences, providing innovative solutions for our clients is what we do. From full service clinical development to the pioneering Embedded SolutionsTM model, PRA provides a broad spectrum of solutions that meet the demands of a diverse marketplace.
At PRA, borders do not create boundaries. PRA’s success is dependent upon our ability to attract and retain a talented team of diverse professionals. Our growing workforce is comprised of over 10,000 employees, spanning 13 time zones across six continents and who speak more than 30 languages – yet operate in unison as one worldwide PRA community.
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Due to the significant growth of some of our key portfolios we currently have an outstanding opportunity for a Director of Project Delivery. This strategic leadership position will be located in any EU Country
In this exciting senior role you will have delivery oversight of key client accounts in addition to managing a team of Project Managers and Project Directors. This includes maintaining and developing relationships with assigned customers through routine face to face meetings, networking with customers for future business development opportunities and providing the leadership as the ‘go to person’ for both internal and external issues in addition to supporting your team.
At a strategic level, you will be responsible for the management and growth via exceptional performance for the entire clinical trial portfolio. This includes involvement in proposal development and bid defence, providing leadership for trial deliverables and ensuring milestones are met, ensuring standardisation and learnings across the portfolio, leading monthly project review meetings to executive management, maintaining project financials to ensure bid profitability through review of projections and actuals, and estimating costs and timely execution of modifications.
Reporting to the Vice President / General Partner you will be the leader of the PRA teams in the eyes of the customer and it will be your responsibility to ensure client satisfaction through PRA's successful execution of the trial, resulting in repeat business awards.
Together with a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive range of benefits and an excellent working environment. As we continue to expand, there will be career opportunities on a truly global scale.
You will have a minimum of an undergraduate degree in a science or health related field, (advanced degree preferred), with experience in clinical research including project management experience of domestic and international studies. Candidates should have a proven record of team building and leadership skills, strong client interaction, relationship building, conflict resolution and risk management, plus a strong financial knowledge. Previous CRO experience is strongly desired.
PRA is an EEO/AA employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.