Feasibility Manager (all levels- remote US)

Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD)

Multiple Locations


About PPD:

We are vital links between an idea for a new medicine and the people who need it. We are the people of PPD — thousands of employees in locations worldwide connected by tenacity and passion for our purpose: to improve health. You will be joining a truly collaborative and winning culture as we strive to bend the time and cost curve of delivering life-saving therapies to patients.

About the Department:

Our goal-driven teams combine and deliver startup activities for the clinical trials, collaborating to improve processes, cycle and flexibility. We partner with our sites, businesses and colleagues around the world to decrease startup timelines and exceed expectations.

About the Position:

We have an exciting opportunity to join our global team as aFeasibility Manager. This position leads the setup, survey programming, securing of resources and overall conduct for allocated feasibility studies according to timeline, quality standards and client expectations. We are able to hire as an Associate Manager or Senior Manager as well.

About our Culture, Career Advancement and Benefits:

At PPD we hire the best, develop ourselves and each other, and recognize the power of being one team. We offer continued career advancement opportunities, award winning training and benefits focused on the health and well-being of our employees.

Job Description:

Develops and oversees collaborative relationships with internal departments to conduct and ensure delivery of high quality feasibility/site identification assessments. Conducts feasibility surveys and participates in intelligence gathering to coordinate feasibility projects and deliverables according to contractual obligations. Leads and/or contributes to internal planning meetings, training calls, client KOM and interim client teleconferences. Collaborates on the development of initial site list development (initial site prioritization). Ensures accuracy and quality of survey driven data, including review and QC of departmental deliverables at all stages of the feasibility conduct. Reviews and analyzes project status to ensure successful completion of milestones, timelines and deliverables. Works with team to identify potential risks and out of scope activity; discusses contingency plans with strategist and/or PM; identifies risk trends across projects. Contributes to the development, testing and maintenance of the electronic survey tool. Assists in the development of the feasibility budget in the instance of a budget modification. Manages feasibility hours / budget for assigned projects. May act as support for senior team members on larger and/or key client projects.

About PPD:

We are vital links between an idea for a new medicine and the people who need it. We are the people of PPD — thousands of employees in locations worldwide connected by tenacity and passion for our purpose: to improve health. You will be joining a truly collaborative and winning culture as we strive to bend the time and cost curve of delivering life-saving therapies to patients.

About the Department:

Our goal-driven teams combine and deliver startup activities for the clinical trials, collaborating to improve processes, cycle and flexibility. We partner with our sites, businesses and colleagues around the world to decrease startup timelines and exceed expectations.

About the Position:

We have an exciting opportunity to join our global team as aFeasibility Manager. This position leads the setup, survey programming, securing of resources and overall conduct for allocated feasibility studies according to timeline, quality standards and client expectations. We are able to hire as an Associate Manager or Senior Manager as well.

About our Culture, Career Advancement and Benefits:

At PPD we hire the best, develop ourselves and each other, and recognize the power of being one team. We offer continued career advancement opportunities, award winning training and benefits focused on the health and well-being of our employees.

Job Description:

Develops and oversees collaborative relationships with internal departments to conduct and ensure delivery of high quality feasibility/site identification assessments. Conducts feasibility surveys and participates in intelligence gathering to coordinate feasibility projects and deliverables according to contractual obligations. Leads and/or contributes to internal planning meetings, training calls, client KOM and interim client teleconferences. Collaborates on the development of initial site list development (initial site prioritization). Ensures accuracy and quality of survey driven data, including review and QC of departmental deliverables at all stages of the feasibility conduct. Reviews and analyzes project status to ensure successful completion of milestones, timelines and deliverables. Works with team to identify potential risks and out of scope activity; discusses contingency plans with strategist and/or PM; identifies risk trends across projects. Contributes to the development, testing and maintenance of the electronic survey tool. Assists in the development of the feasibility budget in the instance of a budget modification. Manages feasibility hours / budget for assigned projects. May act as support for senior team members on larger and/or key client projects.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualification

Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 5-8 years’).

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Good judgment and decision-making skills Thorough attention to detail Capable of analyzing data to make good decisions Capable of working both as a team player and independently Good leadership skills as shown through management of a project with cross-functional and client interaction Good oral and written communication skills Good multitasking skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously Good understanding of confidentiality and data privacy requirements Basic understanding of budgeting and forecasting, and managing to contractual expectations Good computer skills

PPD values the health and well-being of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role:

Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner. Able to work upright and stationary for typical working hours. Ability to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiency. Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities. May require minimal as needed travel (under 10%)

PPD Defining Principles:

- We have a strong will to win - We earn our customer’s trust - We are game changers - We do the right thing - We are one PPD

If you resonate with our five principles above, and ultimately wish to accelerate the delivery of safe and effective therapeutics for some of the world’s most urgent health needs, then please submit your application – we would love to hear from you.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualification

Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 5-8 years’).

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Good judgment and decision-making skills Thorough attention to detail Capable of analyzing data to make good decisions Capable of working both as a team player and independently Good leadership skills as shown through management of a project with cross-functional and client interaction Good oral and written communication skills Good multitasking skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously Good understanding of confidentiality and data privacy requirements Basic understanding of budgeting and forecasting, and managing to contractual expectations Good computer skills

PPD values the health and well-being of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role:

Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner. Able to work upright and stationary for typical working hours. Ability to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiency. Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities. May require minimal as needed travel (under 10%)

PPD Defining Principles:

- We have a strong will to win - We earn our customer’s trust - We are game changers - We do the right thing - We are one PPD

If you resonate with our five principles above, and ultimately wish to accelerate the delivery of safe and effective therapeutics for some of the world’s most urgent health needs, then please submit your application – we would love to hear from you.


2021-01-12 00:00:00


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