PPD has a new opening for a Director, Site Intelligence and Activation Team Management (Oversight) to join the team. Key responsibilities include :
Responsible for the effective operations and delivery of site activation deliverables across all regions, within the assigned projects.
Providing strategic direction and creating a high performance culture to achieve delivery of site activation service targets / measures (e.
g. cost, quality, time) and the effective development & implementation of systems, processes and policies for the group.
Fosters a culture that drives customer focused solutions, personal accountability, and delivery excellence.
Builds and cultivates productive relationships and internal / external networks of contacts across the global SIA function to facilitate service delivery, client satisfaction and operational effectiveness.
Develops and maintains strategic relationships with customers.
Collaborates with business leads for business development, alliance management, contracts and proposals development, project management, clinical management, operational personnel, and executive management to achieve project goals.
Ensures that individual project targets are met, clients are satisfied, services are provided with the highest quality standards and policies and procedures are followed.
Contributes to and may lead change initiatives across the Clinical Development Services (CDS) and within the SIA department.
Education and Experience :
Bachelor's degree in a scientific or similar discipline and 12+ years related experience including 7 years of management responsibility or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
Demonstrates significant depth of knowledge / experience of clinical drug development and trial process, attained within the pharmaceutical industry and / or CRO, globally and across multiple therapeutic areas.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :
Strategic thinking, planning and organization skills.
Ability to analyze data, anticipate and mitigate risk, exercise sound judgment, problem solving and decision-making working under pressure and at times with limited desired information.
Ability to use personal influence and persuasion to effectively promote ideas and proposals to shape stakeholder opinions.
Demonstrates the ability to develop and cultivate strong internal / external networks of contacts and resources to help ensure operational execution.
Acts as an ambassador for change, influences and motivates, demonstrates solid interpersonal and conflict resolution skills.
Effective negotiation and problem solving skills.
Demonstrates credible leadership style, with concise, well organized oral and written communication skills and proven ability to mobilize and foster team productivity.
Ability to motivate managers and supervisors to define and reach team objectives.
Expertise in budgeting and resource management.Has a solid understanding of FDA, GCP, and ICH guidelines with a track record of successful operational delivery.
LI-NL1 Additional Information
Requisition ID : 157330