The Data Management Lead provides leadership and expertise in all aspects of Data Management and Clinical Data and Database Programming. The Data Management Lead manages the delivery of all relevant data operations activities from database setup through database lock and data transfers.
General areas of responsibility include: coordination of the relevant Data Operations team members and their activities across all geographies, liaising with project leadership, other functional leaders (clinical, biostatistics, medical, medical writing etc.) and the client as a single point of contact to ensure that the contracted data deliverables are being met – specifically in terms of timeliness, financial management and quality.
May act as Project Leader for projects involving a small number of services, where no Project Leader is assigned.QualificationsLeadership skills that include:
Building and leading global (virtual) teamsAbility to work effectively with and motivate virtual teamsAbility to negotiate and influence in order to achieve mutually beneficial resultsProven problem solving skillsStrong communication skills with a diplomatic approachStrong ability to manage multiple and varied tasks with enthusiasm, prioritize workload with attention to detailEffective time management in order to meet objectivesAbility to conduct root cause analysis in business problem solving and process improvement developmentAbility to make appropriate decisions in ambiguous situationsPersonal skills that include:
Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skillsAbility to gain trust and confidence with a variety of clients as well as within ParexelExcellent learning abilityManagerial courage, resilience, and ability to adjust to a rapidly changing environmentExcellent presentation skillsAbility to travel as requiredBusiness / Operational skills that include:
Strong customer focus, ability to interact professionally within a client organizationCommitment to qualitySound awareness of relevant regulations, including ICH-GCP, 21CRF11Excellent technical skills including but not limited to the knowledge of Clinical Trial/Data Management Systems, PMED, IVRSBasic knowledge of SASKnowledge and Experience:
Substantial experience in clinical researchProven record of leading project and program teams in a technical/programming or data processing environmentStrong understanding of cross functional activitiesEducation:
Bachelor’s degree as a minimum in a science or industry related disciplineCompetent in written and oral English