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Project Manager_Scientific I (Assistant)
Ref No.: 18-12567
Location: Rahway, New Jersey
Job ID: 24139
Job Title: Project Manager_Scientific I (Assistant)

Location: Rahway, NJ
Duration: 7+ Months

Job Description:
  • Under the broad guidance of the Center for Observational & Real World Evidence (CORE) Director of Operations the primary responsibilities/skills for this position include and are not limited to the following:
  • Functioning & long term strategy planning of the CORE document review committee (DRC) which includes assignment of protocols to DRC dates, determine if the protocol is complete for review, consolidate comments from reviewers, set DRC agenda's, manage DRC teamsite / postings, perform targeted QC on completed protocols, etc.
  • Creation/maintenance of knowledge repositories for scientific deliverables (Global Value Dossiers, Protocols, Study reports, publications).
  • Oversight of scientific deliverable processes and generation of performance metrics for the operations.
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects which have significant impact on the effectiveness of operations team.
  • Keeps team members, staff group, departmental colleagues (as appropriate) and management fully apprised of project / initiative status and issues.
  • And other project support as determined by Portfolio priorities
BS required MPH/MS highly preferred;

Required Experience:
  • Minimum of 5 years with a BS or 3 years with a MPH / MS years relevant job experience in a Project Management and/or Process Management role in non-interventional/observational research for the Drug / Vaccine / Biologics or relevant experience in public health research management.
  • Preferred Experience:
  • Six Sigma Certification / Experience with leading successful delivery of business improvement and change management projects.
  • Familiarity with Portfolio & Life-Cycle Management for Drug / Vaccine / Biologics & Knowledge management technology platforms.
  • Demonstrates ability to manage scope, time, resources and risk effectively for strategic projects; is results oriented.
  • Demonstrates situational leadership and creative problem solving within organizations and teams.
  • Ability to understand details, but keep overall "big picture " view of projects and strategies. Excellent communication/collaboration skills. Knows when and how to speak up to raise issues appropriately to the team and management