Project Manager (CNS - psychiatry, pain or addiction a plus) - Remote (US or Canada)
Company: Worldwide Clinical Trials
Posted on: May 15, 2022
Clinical Project Manager
Therapeutic Experience Required: CNS or Neuroscience (psychiatry,
pain or addiction a plus)
Full Time & Remote in the United States or Canada
Who We Are
We're a global, midsize CRO that pushes boundaries, innovates, and
invents because the path to a cure for the world's most persistent
diseases is not paved by those who play it safe. It is built by
those who take pioneering, creative approaches and implement them
with quality and excellence.
What Project Management Does At Worldwide
Worldwide Clinical Trials Project management is the perfect blend
of operational rigor and therapeutic expertise, with a
client-focused approach. Our Global Project Leads (GPLs) and
Clinical Project Managers (CPMs) expertly guide our project teams
to deliver with high quality, focusing on "doing it right the first
The Project Management team is engaged in all aspects of the trial
collaborating with scientific and therapeutic leadership,
coordinating across project teams, and providing flexible,
innovative and proactive solutions. At Worldwide, you will be
dedicated to a specific therapeutic area which will not only give
you an opportunity to develop in depth global operational
expertise, but also benefit from exceptional scientific and medical
background that our experts bring.
What You Will Do
Project Manager (PM) is responsible for the overall coordination
and management of clinical trials from start up through closeout
Directs the technical, financial and operational aspects of the
projects -- thus securing the successful completion of clinical
Works with functional area leads to identify and evaluate
fundamental project requirements, interpret data on complex issues,
is responsible for contingency planning and implementation of
rescue strategy where needed and ensure solutions are
Works to ensure that all project deliverables meet the customer's
The PM, with support from the Project Management Directors, working
in collaboration with other functional area leads, is accountable
for ensuring that all project deliverables meet the
Tasks may include but are not limited to:
Lead core project team members and facilitate their ability to lead
extended/complete project team.
Lead cross unit coordination both internal and external, inclusive
Define and manage project resource needs in conjunction with
functional heads and establish contingency plans for key
Ensure successful design, implementation, tracking and revision of
project plans for assigned projects.
Promote effective teamwork among project team members; resolve
conflicts as needed.
Ensure appropriate communication on project-related matters with
the PM Management.
Meet financial performance targets for the assigned clinical
Ensure project deliverables are met according to both WCT and
Initiate improvements to enhance the efficiency and the quality of
the work performed on assigned projects.
Act as key client contact for assigned projects.
Establish excellent working relationships with client project teams
to ensure client satisfaction and operational excellence.
Ensure that all staff allocated to assigned projects are trained on
the study protocol and all other study related processes, adhere to
professional standards and to SOPs as well as current Good Clinical
Practice (GCP) and applicable local regulations.
Liaise with functional line management in identification of any
training or development needs and input into the performance
appraisal process for trial team members.
Manage delegated aspects of designated projects.
Perform other duties as assigned by management.
What You Will Bring To The Role
Ability to manage projects in a multi-office environment.
Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills in
Ability to negotiate and liaise with clients in a professional
Superior planning and organizational skills with attention to
Ability to work with little or no supervision.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, CTMS and EDC Systems.
4+ years' Clinical Project experience required within a CRO setting
University/College Management degree, within Life Science is
Thorough knowledge of project management processes with a solid
understanding of how to craft and manage a project budget.
Can demonstrate experience of successfully managing and/or leading
multidisciplinary project teams.
Ability to travel when needed.
At Worldwide, we balance fun with the serious business of changing
lives. We have a values-driven culture that is built from the
ground up. We empower our team members to treat every clinical
trial like a patient's life depends on it - because it does. Our
leaders are in the trenches with you - committed to advancing
science and moving mountains for our customers.
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