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Associate Manager, Project Support

Covance 6/20/2018 3:35:14 PM
JOB ID: 19473 Category: Other
Nashville, Tennessee

   

 

Job Overview

Associate Manager, Project Support

A career at Covance provides our employees the unrivaled chance to create an immediate impact and difference in our patient's lives. Joining Covance will offer a rewarding career, a chance to work in a high-energy & team oriented work place, and access to competitive benefits. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and a vast array of career options, you'll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning. As a Covance employee, your work will be meaningful, the patient outcomes are real, and the results are lasting.

Our mission is to help our clients bring the miracles of medicine to market sooner -- join us for your next career move.

Essential Position Duties:

* Manages a local team including direct reports - engaging and retaining staff
* Responsible for Coaching, Mentoring, and Onboarding
* Ensure training compliance for local team. Assist with training provision
* New initiative implementation
* Ensure lessons learned are applied across local team
* Monitor and address quality issues/metrics
* Resource Allocation management including recruitment/succession plans for key resources and an ensuring appropriate utilization targets achieved
* Manages resources to the advantage of the global portfolio

Education/Qualifications

Required Education:

* University/college degree, or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology).

Experience

Required Experience :

* Or, candidates with > (3) years supervisory Experience in a healthcare setting and five (5) years clinical research Experience in the pharmaceutical or CRO industries will be considered
* Minimum of 4 years relevant clinical research Experience in a pharmaceutical company/CRO including demonstrated line manager Experience

In lieu of the above requirement, candidates with:

* Two years of supervisory Experience in a healthcare setting
* Two years of clinical research Experience including 2 years of PM Experience
* Local project coordination and/or project management Experience is preferred.

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.


Position Type: Full-Time

Location: Nashville, TN - Tennessee



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Covance Recruiting Process

Below is a general Overview of Our Recruiting Process

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).