• Regional Project Leader

    Job Locations - | China
    Posted Date 5 months ago(12/19/2017 3:08 AM)
  • Overview

    Location: China


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    - Provides Project Oversight and Leadership for Clinical Deliverables:

    • Leads and manages the start-up and clinical teams
    • Plans  and  leads  execution  of  the  day  to  day  activities for  the  monitoring of  a  clinical  study  and  communicates consistently with the clinical team providing project objectives, expectations and status updates.

    - Project Resourcing

    • Works with the relevant staff (including Director of Project Delivery (DPD) when applicable) to ensure all Clinical team members are adequately assigned to the project
    • Forecasts as per the contractually agreed FTE, tailoring forecasts to peaks and flows of activities throughout the project duration

    - Quality – Training & Development

    - Project Finance

    • Provides Time Entry Guidelines to the relevant study team members in adherence with project scope and budget; monitor burn rates, escalating issues with potential solutions to the Project Manager (PM).
    • Forecasts units and hours and generic resources for the start-up and monitoring activities, determines worked units and hours, analyzing forecasted and worked activities to ensure adherence to contract and budget
    • Ensures that forecasted units are achieved as planned and within the budgeted FTE
    • Identifies out-of-scope tasks from clinical team and escalates as required
    • Ensures no out-scope tasks be conducted without the required evidence of agreement from the client or approval by  the relevant PRA staff. 

    - Customer Relations (Internal & External)

    • Interfaces with other Functional Leads, vendors and client as required to ensure clinical monitoring outcomes are achieved
    • Serves as primary liaison for clinical monitoring issues, interacting with clients, vendors and other PRA functional areas, escalating as required
    • Participates in client meetings, assisting with presentations as required



    You are:


    Proactive, collaborative, innovative.


    Here at PRA we want our employees to succeed and ensure that they are set up for this success through constant training, development and support. To enable success in this position you will have:

    * A relevant degree or be a licensed health-care professional

    * A thorough knowledge of ICH GCP and an awareness of local and international regulatory authority regulations.

    * A considerable amount of experience in clinical research / clinical operations with at least several years’ experience of managing clinical projects, including providing leadership in a multi-country / international setting, ideally in a CRO

    * Self-evident experience of leading a clinical team to successful project delivery

    * Finance management and forecasting skills


    Your health, your family, your career, your money — the things that matter to you, matter to us. At PRA, the benefits just get better and better.


    PRA Health Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace.

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