As a Director you will provide leadership to effectively coordinate and manage the activities of a large cross functional multinational portfolio of studies and project teams in a manner that ensures all timeframes and targets are met and that costs are kept under control.. At ICON you will be supported in applying and expanding your project management, drug development and therapeutic expertise!
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). Effectively manage study budgets to ensure financial targets are met through regular review of indirect costs and project resources. Provide coaching/mentoring to Project Managers (PMs) and contribute to department training initiatives, as appropriate. Coordinate and manage the activities of individuals, studies and staff in a manner that ensures all timeframes and targets are met and that costs are kept under control
Benefits of Working in ICON:
ICON provides the innovative resources to be successful in delivering results, inspiring others and becoming a trusted partner. We offer an exceptional benefits package that includes a comprehensive health plan, retirement plans, highly competitive pay, corporate bonus plan, time away from work, and many other incentives amongst an opportunity to grow your career within our PMO.
Bachelor’s Degree in medicine, science or equivalent degree and a qualification in Project Management or equivalent (PMI certification) is desirable. A minimum of ten (10) years of full service project management. Therapeutic experience in and across a wide array of complex indications and experience with dedicated strategic business partners is highly preferred. Track record of successfully managing large/complex global cross functional projects; strong domestic and international project management experience. Willingness to travel up to 25% as needed.