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Associate Project Manager

Full-Time - Posted 4 days ago
Company: Covance Cru Inc.
Categories: Project Manager

Job Location: Daytona Beach

Job Type: Full Time (30 Hours or More)

Minimum Experience: 60 months

Minimum Education: No Minimum Education Requirement

Minimum Experience: 60 months

    • Associate Project Manager

      Job Location(s)

      US-WI-Madison | US-NC-Raleigh-Durham | US-TX-Dallas | US-FL-Daytona BeachJob Number


      Job Category

      Project Management

      Position Type



Job Overview

What does an Associate Project Manager for our Clinical Development group do? You will be responsible for overseeing and managing Clinical Pharmacology trials conducted at our Clinical research sites and/or data services projects under leadership direction.


You will be the primary client contact and responsible for the facilitation of communication, managing client expectations, and building business relationships.


Responsibilities typically include contributing to the development and management of the protocol, budget, timeline and quality guidelines for projects, thereby ensuring that expectations are met while identifying and mitigating risks.


The Associate Project Manager also may contribute to strategic relationships by monitoring and reporting project Key Performance Indicators (KPI). Using working knowledge of clinical development, the Associate Project Manager may contribute to bid defense and other business development activities.


The Associate Project Manager will be responsible for managing the project team in a matrix environment with support as needed from a more senior CPS team member.


  • University/college degree (life science preferred), or certification in a related allied health profession (i.e. nursing, medical or laboratory technology) from an appropriately accredited institution.

    • Acceptable: In lieu of the above requirement, candidates with five (5) or more years of relevant clinical research experience in pharmaceutical, CRO industries or experience in a health care setting will be considered.

  • Working knowledge of ICH Guidelines and GCP including a basic understanding of international regulatory requirements for the conduct of clinical development programs.

  • Working knowledge of the drug development process.


  • Preferred: Certified in Clinical Research SOCRA/ACRP Certification

  • Working knowledge of Covance SOPs.


  • Minimum of four (4) years of relevant clinical research experience in a pharmaceutical company/CRO including study management and/or study/project coordinator experience.

    • Acceptable: In lieu of above experience requirement, a combination of other experiences including, but not limited to preclinical research, clinical supervision, data management, clinical study management, clinical monitoring, and clinical project management may be considered.

    • Working knowledge of applicable regional regulatory requirements.

    • Working knowledge of ICH Guidelines and GCP including international regulatory requirements for the conduct of clinical development programs.

    • Working knowledge of drug development process and client needs.

    • Good communication, planning and organization skills.

    • Good computer skills with good working knowledge of a range of software packages.

    • Ability to understand and work with financial information.

    • Ability to resolve project-related problems and prioritizes workload for self and team.

    • Ability to work within a project team

    • Ability to liaise with clients in a professional manner

    • Ability to work efficiently and effectively in a matrix environment


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

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