Project Manager

Icon Raleigh , NC 27611

Posted 1 week ago

This is an exciting opportunity to join ICON

Are you ready to be a part of a successful study delivery team? ICON's award-winning study execution capabilities have led to the approval of 18 of the world's top 20 best-selling drugs. Make your experience count for the benefit of patients worldwide.

Location: Any US location (Home or Office Based)

At ICON, it's our people that sets us apart.

As a Senior Project Manager on our CNS/Rare Diseases team, you will expect to add towards a culture of project group excellence with a focus on process improvement, adding value and exceeding client needs.

You will be the point of contact for designated projects, responsible to deliver successful client relationships, lead cross-functional teams, define project scope, build resource requirements, risk migration strategies, associate action plan and issue resolution. You will lead global trials within a therapeutically aligned team across a variety of complex indications. As a Project Manager, you are involved at the forefront of innovation and drive delivery using your project leadership expertise.

Our projects range from phase II safety and efficacy trials to large scale outcomes mega-trials. You have the support of extraordinary, tenured and experienced leadership whose goal is to help you apply and expand your project management, drug development and therapeutic expertise.

The Role:

  • Run a cross functional project team ensuring all necessary delivery of project training and developing a succession plan for the core team members

  • Manage project study budgets and invoicing procedures according to study contract

  • Report progress of projects to ICON clients and monitor and implement QC activities as necessary

  • Collaborate with business development to ensure we have a dedicated commercial aptitude and work together with internal colleagues and external partners to identify new avenues for growth

Role Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in science, business, medicine or equivalent degree

  • Project Management or equivalent (PMI certification) is desirable

  • At least 2 years PM experience within clinical research and study operations

  • Experience in working on a wide range of therapeutic indications; CNS/Rare Diseases experience preferred

  • Comprehensive knowledge of ICH-GCP

  • Strength in communication, planning, decision-making, negotiation, conflict management and time management skills

  • Willingness to travel up to 25% as needed

Benefits of Working in ICON :

Other than working with a great team of smart and energetic people, we also offer a very competitive benefits package. This varies from country to country so a dedicated recruiter will discuss this with you at interview stage.

We care about our people as they are the key to our success. We provide an open and friendly work environment where we empower people and provide them with opportunities to develop their long term career.

ICON is an equal opportunity employer, including disability/veteran, and committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment.

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