at ICON Clinical Research in Augusta, Maine, United States
ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations.
With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.
Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.
The Director will join our Real World Evidence group where you will be adding value through delivering successful client relationships, upholding and working towards a culture of project group excellence.
To be successful in the role, you will have:
+ Develop full service project plans for portfolio of studies and subsequently lead cross functional study teams in accordance with contractual timelines, client specifications and Good Clinical Practices (GCPs).
+ Operate at the forefront in this exciting field, supporting projects in the (insert therapeutic area) field
+ Effectively lead study budgets to ensure financial targets are met through regular review of indirect costs and project resources
+ Inspire and develop your team through people management; co-ordinate study activities against targets, provide coaching and mentoring to Project Managers
+ Demonstrate your executive presence, delivering updates on the portfolio to senior management
+ Building an environment to enable employees, add towards our culture and engage with the group success
You will need:
+ A Bachelor’s Degree in medicine, science or equivalent experience in the Clinical Research field and you have the therapeutic experience in across a wide array of complex indications.
+ Minimum of 10 years Project Management experience
+ A track record of successfully leading large, global cross functional projects; strong domestic and international project management experience
+ High level of integrity and can inspire to the demands of the highest standards from a professional and ethical perspective
+ Willingness to travel up to 25% as needed
Why join us?
+ You will be working to accelerate the delivery of new therapies to patients
+ Ongoing development as a Project Director and the opportunity to progress your career, with the potential to move into other related areas to improve your skill set
+ You will have creative resources to be successful in delivering results, inspiring others and becoming a trusted partner
Benefits of Working in ICON:
Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That’s why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture – one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.
At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career – both now, and into the future.
ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know through the form below.