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Do you have a Bachelor- or Master Degree with a bio medical- or life science background and at least three years of work experience? Are you interested in a role as a Project Manager and do you see coordinating and manage client expectations as a challenge? PRA Health Sciences is looking for a Project Manager for their Early Development Services division.

The Early Development Services (EDS) division of PRA is a global leader in providing early-phase clinical research and bioanalytical services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. With a reputation built on excellence, quality and professionalism, we work with leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, performing clinical research and bioanalytical trials on many of the most advanced experimental drugs and biologics in development today. Employees of EDS are enthusiastic and dedicated and work in a dynamic informal organization. We now have an opening for a:


Project Manager (Early Phase Clinical Research, 32 – 40 hours)


What will you be doing as Project Manager?

  • The Project Manager is responsible for owning and achieving interim and final contractual deliverables for assigned clinical research projects, according to time, quality, scope and budget .
  • You manage the execution of day-to-day results for projects.
  • You lead and direct cross-functional teams (with e.g. Research Physician, Project Nurse, Recruitment Specialist, Datamanager, Biostatistician, Medical Writer)
  • You understand and manage client expectations to achieve client satisfaction and ensure adequate internal and external communication of information.
  • You proactively identify, resolve and escalate risks and/or issues.
  • You adhere to ICH/GCP guidelines, local laws and regulations, and PRA standard operating procedures.


What we ask of you:


  • You hold a Bachelor or Master Degree in e.g. (bio)medical , life science or comparable direction and three to five years work experience as a (project)manager within clinical research, preferably in a commercial/industry setting
  • If you have a PhD degree in life sciences and several years of work experience within clinical research we also invite you to apply
  • You are client-focused, result- and quality-oriented, decisive
  • You have strong in organizational- and communication skills
  • You are fluent in English and able to speak Dutch
  •  You are able to direct a team without being hierarchical superior


We offer you:

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent working environment in our state-of-the-art clinic in Groningen, the Netherlands. As this is an office based role, we welcome you to discover the beauty of the Northern part of our country. As we continue to expand, there will be career opportunities on a truly global scale.


Apply for the position: 

If you are interested in a dynamic job and career, please send us your application letter and resume in English. Please note you can upload only 1 document so merge your cv and cover letter into 1 file.


Contact information:

If you require further information please contact Wytske Bijma, staff recruiting consultant on +31 50 40 22 222. 


PRA is an EEO/AA employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.


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