Principal Data Management Lead (Poland, Romania, Spain, Ireland, UK)

09 Feb 2021
11 Mar 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Job Description

Job Purpose:

The Principal Data Management Lead provides leadership and expertise in all aspects of Data Management. Develop and manage timelines for study data deliveries, including Go-Live, Interim Deliveries, and Final DB Lock. Collaboration with the relevant functions (Clinical, Biostatistics, Database Programming, Medical, Medical Writing etc.) across all geographies. Data Management's single point of contact to ensure that the contracted Data Management deliverables are being met - specifically in terms of timeliness, financial management and quality.
The Principal Data Management Lead can competently and independently lead large, complex projects and/or programs with little to no guidance from their Line Manager and/or Subject Matter Experts. Principal DMLs may act as a mentor for ADMLs, DMLs and SDMLs. May act as Project Leader for projects, involving only Global Data Operations services.
The Principal DML will be expected to act as an Account Lead for a client/area of business or Initiative lead on behalf of Data Management. The Principal DML will provide leadership, management and expertise to support all aspects of Data Management on the projects within that account. In the Account Lead role, the Principal Data Management Lead will support DM management during the sales process, by leading client interactions, proposals input and contract review.
The Account Lead manages or leads communication, governance, key performance indicator metrics, staff utilization and resource recruitment strategy/allocation across different regions, ramp-up plan, and performs training modules if needed for the account within remit.Qualifications

  • Excellent ability to lead and collaborate with global teams. Motivate/guide virtual teams across
  • multiple time zones and cultures to work effectively
  • Excellent negotiation skills and ability to influence in order to achieve mutually beneficial results -
  • being assertive, when situation requires it.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills using concise phrasing tailored for
  • the audience with a diplomatic approach - ability to work with various personalities and
  • perspectives.
  • Learning ability and knowledge sharing approach; swift understanding of technologies and new
  • processes
  • A flexible attitude with respect to work assignments and new learning; ability to adjust rapidly to
  • changing environments
  • Advanced presentation skills
  • Customer focus to interact professionally and respectfully within Parexel and all external
  • colleagues to build rapport and trust
  • Commitment to first time quality, including a methodical and accurate approach to work activities
  • Time management and organizational skills in order to meet objectives and timelines
  • Highly developed problem-solving skills including capability to make appropriate decisions in
  • ambiguous situations, ability to conduct root cause analyses
  • Ownership and accountability for Key Accountabilities in Job Description
  • Ability to travel as required
  • Written and oral fluency in English
  • Knowledge and Experience:
  • Substantial experience in clinical research industry
  • Proven record of leading project and program teams
  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of Parexel project financial tools, reports and
  • processes for management of project financials with regards to forecasting, revenue recognition,
  • scope of work and department budget for assigned projects.
  • In-depth understanding of Clinical Study Team roles outside of Data Management
  • Full understanding and application of relevant ICH-GCP Guidelines, local regulatory requirements
  • and Parexel SOPs and study specific procedures
  • Proficient knowledge of SDTM/CDISC/CDASH standards
  • Advanced technical skills including, but not limited to comprehensive knowledge of Clinical
  • Trial/Data Management Systems (e.g. InForm, Rave, Veeva, DataLabs) and Microsoft Office
  • products
  • Education:
  • Bachelor's degree and / or other qualifications in a science or clinical related industry
  • Certification or involvement in a professional society or organization is recommended
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