IQVIA Sr. Site Manager in Bogota, Colombia
IQVIAâ¢ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.
Responsible for independently and effectively managing sites to drive their performance throughout the lifecycle of the study, from site identification to study closure. Act as single point of contact with sites and ensure compliance with all applicable regulations, Good Clinical Practices (GCP), and standard operating procedures (SOPs).
Perform site identification and selection, start-up, initiation, monitoring and close out in accordance with contracted scope of work, using good clinical practices applicable regulations, SOPs and work instructions
Act as single point of contact with study sites, ensuring successful collaboration and meeting study expectations and milestones
Prepare ethics submissions and negotiate site contracts and budgets
Administer protocol and related study training to assigned sites and establish regular lines of communication with sites to manage ongoing project expectations and issues
Conducts continuous monitoring activities (both onsite and remote)
Identifies issues at sites; resolves issues and escalates as appropriate
Execute assigned work efficiently and adhere to project timelines and financial goals; review site performance metrics and make recommendations accordingly
Create and maintain appropriate documentation regarding site management, monitoring visit findings and action plans by submitting regular visit reports, generating follow-up letters, essential document collection and filing and other required study documentation
May conduct primary data collection at sites
May aid less experienced staff, including demonstrating appropriate interactions with sites, documentation and other monitoring activities. May act as point of contact for other staff on project
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Strong knowledge of applicable clinical research regulatory requirements; i.e., Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines
Ability to anticipate potential issues and take appropriate actions with and/or without supervision
Computer skills including proficiency in use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Advanced communication skills and ability to influence others
Ability to manage multiple priorities and manage time efficiently
Ability to travel domestically (possibly internationally) as needed to study sites and meetings
Occasional overnight travel may be required
MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
- Bachelorâs Degree, preferably in life science, and > 4 years of site monitoring and management experience; or equivalent combination of education, training and experienceÂ
Extensive use of telephone and face to face communication requiring accurate perception of speech
Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers
Regular sitting for extended periods of time
Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.
Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.
IQVIA is a world leader in using data, technology, advanced analytics, and expertise to help customers drive healthcare â and human health â forward. Together with the companies we serve, we are enabling a more modern, more effective and more efficient healthcare system, and creating breakthrough solutions that transform business and patient outcomes.
To get there, it takes diverse skills and a curiosity to explore new possibilities. No matter your role, everyone at IQVIA, including our colleagues at QÂ² Solutions, contributes to our shared goal of improving human health. Thank you for your interest in growing your career with us.
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