Resource Specialist

PRA Health Sciences Deerfield , IL 60015

Posted 2 weeks ago

Do you want to watch clinical development change, or do you want to be the one to shape it?

Because we're hoping you're here for the latter.

Who are we?

We Are PRA.

We are 17,000+ employees strong, operating in more than 90 countries. We are committed to saving lives and we are constantly striving to be the best at what we do. Our impact is real and we see it every single day. We help get life-saving drugs into the hands of those who need them.

Resourcing Administator 1


Responsible for collecting, maintaining and ensuring the quality of resource allocation data for the Regional Monitoring Group staff members to support resource management

decision making.


  • Through maintenance, design and development of the tracking database, contributes to resource need projection, supports clinical operations utilization targets and tracks

Regional Monitoring Group expertise.

  • As Data Custodian, creates, maintains, and uses data to support the department's operation and its information needs as pertains to the resource process and rationalizes

gaps, overlaps and issues that relate to the data required.

  • Communicates with the Regional Monitoring Group management team and operational departments on resource needs and identifies options to fill those needs.

  • Acts as liaison to management team and operational departments to establish and standardize data collection and resourcing processes.

  • Designs and revises forms and reports for data collection. In consultation with VP and Directors, develops metrics and statistics to measure performance of the resource

process and assists in evaluation and interpretation of those metrics.

  • Responds to internal and external information requests from senior management, project teams and business development by creating ad hoc queries on the resource


  • Proofs and edits curricula vitae and therapeutic experience tracker documents for Regional Monitoring Group staff members and manages updates to these documents.


  • An undergraduate degree from an accredited institution or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum of 2 years office-based employment experience preferred.

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience using and analyzing computerized information systems required; experience with PC-Windows, word processing, relational database design

and development and electronic spreadsheets required.

  • Knowledge of Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) is an asset.

  • Experience with resource management tools preferred.

  • Clinical trials support or pharmaceutical industry experience preferred.

  • To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.

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

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Resource Specialist

PRA Health Sciences