What will you be doing?
As a Director of Project Delivery (DPD), youre no stranger to lengthy to-do lists, but weve broken the DPD role down to three main functions.
You use your expertise to improve delivery, profitability, quality, and client satisfaction. You do this by taking a hands-on approach with your team and scope. You do what it takes to gain business, retain business, and mitigate risks.
You dont just manage, you mentor. You raise up the next generation of talent within PRA. You set your team up for success. You relay strategies to your team that will maintain profitability and client satisfaction.
You identify opportunities to improve the Project Management Group. You collaborate with your peers and leaders to define, develop, and implement improvements both locally and globally.
What do you need to have? 8+ years Project Management experience, required 1+ years Line Management experience, required Project Management experience in a CRO environment, required. Project Management experience within a Sponsor Environment, preferred. Undergraduate degree in Health Science from an accreditation institution or international equivalent degree, required. An advanced degree (M.S., Ph.D., M.D.), preferred.Business related course work (management, marketing, accounting, budgets, personnel management, negotiation skills, etc.) preferred.Masters of Business Administration from an accredited institution or related coursework and/or employment, preferred. English fluency (ability to read, write, speak), required Travel of up to 25% is required for this position. Exact amounts of travel will vary, pending client needs. To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.