Clinical Associate Director, Project Management


An Associate Director, Project Management job in Cypress, CA is available through Adecco Medical & Science. The Associate Director, Project Management is responsible for the oversight of programs and/or projects within the Global Clinical Development (GCD) Division of the company. These projects and programs have a Clinical Project Manager component but may vary in service provision dependent on client contracts. The role has oversight of other members of the Global Clinical Development team.

Essential Job Functions:

Serves as Project/Program Manager by creating, executing and revising, as necessary, project plans and timelines.
Reviews project/program budgets; ensures project(s)/program(s) are executed according to contracted scope of work by accurate budget management; identifies and communicates potential out of scope work to client and relevant internal departments.
Manages day-to-day operational aspects of a project and/or program ensuring that all deliverables are delivered with the best quality according to all established contracts and Service Level Agreements and in accordance with all regulatory requirements, i.e. FDA regulations, ICH/GCP guidelines and other regulatory agencies as appropriate.
Reviews and identifies project/program trends.
Provides strategic insights in project/program discussions.
Executes project oversight utilizing company SOPs, industry regulations/guidelines.
Provides regular project summary reports to Executive Management.
Assists and collaborates with Business Development to win new opportunities.
Assists with preparation of proposals (RFPs).
Participates in client presentations and/or bid defense meetings.
Provides guidance and mentoring to both project team members and junior staff.
Promotes positive team-oriented interaction between departments.
Ensures adherence to company SOPs and industry regulations/guidelines.
Drives strategic growth in line with emerging industry direction, client needs and regulatory changes.
Completes performance reviews for direct reports, per company SOPs.
Attends training session/seminars for professional development.
Assesses training needs and selects training tools for team members.
Informs/educates/implements management policies.
Reviews and contributes to SOP writing/updating.
Contributes to process improvement initiatives.
Manages the development of team members by identifying opportunities for improvement; provides constructive suggestions for change.



Bachelor’s degree in the life sciences field required


10+ years of relevant experience in clinical research and operations at a CRO, Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical company
Strong knowledge of the drug development process including ICH/GCP Guidelines
Strong knowledge of relevant US and EU regulations
Vendor Management
Proficient in MS Office
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated problem solving, interpersonal and leadership skills
Strong motivational skills

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