Summarized Purpose :
Acts as the lead data manager for one or more projects or to provide support to the lead data manager. May lead all data management activities for individual, limited volume / complexity studies with support from senior team members.
Acts as an interdepartmental and client liaison for all DM study activities.
Essential Functions :
Applies relevant components of the project protocol to daily tasks and directs others on how to apply to their daily tasks.
Acts as a liaison to the PM and / or client as required and communicates with management regarding all data management (DM) activities within their studies.
Develops and maintains data management project documentation files; performs independent reviews of data management deliverables following documented CDM guidelines.
Develops and delivers study specific training for DM project staff.
Produces project-specific status reports for management, PM and / or clients on a regular basis. Monitors study metrics.
May participate in business development activities by assisting with bid preparation and / or representing data management at bid defense meetings, where required.
Assists with project forecasting of hours and identification of resource requirements and identifies potential out of scope activities to Project Managers and management and assists with the Contract Modification process.
May mentor junior level staff on all associated tasks within a study.
Assists with the administrative and financial management of allocated projects. Performs all assigned data management activities independently and efficiently, with attention to quality.
Education / 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 2 + years).
In some cases an equivalency, consisting of a combination of appropriate education, training and / or directly related experience, will be considered sufficient for an individual to meet the requirements of the role.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities :
Working Environment :
PPD values the health and wellbeing 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 travel. 10-20% annual possible.