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Supervisor, Project Management

Covance 5/11/2018 3:27:33 PM
JOB ID: 19895 Category: Other
Indianapolis, Indiana

   

 

Job Overview

Advance your career with a global leader

Do you enjoy managing and growing teams? Can you maintain flexibility in a changing environment? Are you interested in a fast-paced role with the opportunity to make an impact?

If you are looking to grow your career and have strong customer facing Experience , you should consider joining Covance as a Supervisor of Project Management for Central Labs. In this position, you will be responsible for growing and developing a Study Management team composed of Global Study Managers, Study Design Leads, and Portfolio Managers and interface with assigned external clients as you:

* Ensure the team and department deliver on client commitments in accordance with World Class Project Management and Service Excellence
* Ensure appropriate resource allocation to successfully implement and execute project plans ensuring while balance within the team
* Coordinate and monitor progress to ensure achievement of Study Management goals and ensure the seamless integration of services
* Proactively consult with clients to understand their goals and expectations and tailor processes and approach to best meet their needs
* Instill and manage a culture of continuous improvement, quality, and productivity

This position is located in Indianapolis or our Durham office.

Working and growing at Covance

At Covance, you'll work in our energizing environment and support our client-centric solutions as one the world's largest and most comprehensive drug development services companies.

You will receive a competitive compensation package with medical and dental insurance, tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, along with short and long-term disability and life insurance.

Why Study Management Supervisors choose to work at Covance

* Join a global company for career development and growth opportunities
* Identify unique solutions to make a direct impact in healthcare
* Partner with and learn from compassionate colleagues and industry leaders

What we're looking for

The qualifications of an ideal candidate include:

* A Bachelor's degree, preferably in science or a related field, with at least 3 years of management Experience or a combination of education, training, and Experience
* Experience working in the CRO/Pharma industry highly preferred
* Demonstrated leadership skills with Experience in team building, change management, and a proven track record of driving continuous improvement
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to influence others with impact
* Proven ability to plan, prioritize, and manage in a fast-paced environment with a high degree of initiative
* Outstanding Experience with client satisfaction and problem solving solutions

Why Covance

Bringing new medicines to market requires bold ideas. That's why we empower our exceptional people with mentoring, in-depth training and tailored career planning. You'll have the opportunity to own your career journey and develop alongside supportive, industry leaders who are passionate about your individual success. At Covance, you'll discover your own extraordinary potential as you explore diverse projects and unique career paths across the drug development spectrum.

Join us and discover your energized purpose as we transform possibilities into reality for our clients—and your career.

Ready to join us? Let's get started.

Education/Qualifications

* A Bachelor's degree, preferably in science or a related field, with at least 3 years of management Experience or a combination of education, training, and Experience

Experience

* Experience working in the CRO/Pharma industry highly preferred
* Demonstrated leadership skills with Experience in team building, change management, and a proven track record of driving continuous improvement
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to influence others with impact
* Proven ability to plan, prioritize, and manage in a fast-paced environment with a high degree of initiative
* Outstanding Experience with client satisfaction and problem solving solutions


Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Indianapolis, IN - Indiana



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If you’d like to work for us, please submit your resume/CV online. If your ability to use or access our electronic application is limited due to a disability, please visit www.gettinghired.com or call 1-800-978-4473 for help.

We consider applications from everyone who is interested in a position with us and who meets the required criteria and qualifications.

If your application is selected, someone from our recruiting team will contact you to arrange an initial screen. We may carry this out over the phone or at a face-to-face meeting. You must complete the screen to be considered for the position.

Based on the results of the initial screen, we may invite you to an interview. One of our recruiting team members will contact you to arrange this. The process may involve several interviews, initially over the phone, and then face-to-face with different members of the hiring team.

Our interviews follow a behavioral-based format. This means we’ll ask you to give us information that’s specific to your professional and educational experiences.

Hiring team members will share and discuss their input and then make their decision.

If you’re the person who best meets the requirements of the position, a member of the hiring team will get in touch to make you an offer of employment. Covance is an eVerify employer (United States only).