Associate Clinical Data Manager
Posted on: January 14, 2019
Summarized Purpose: Acts as the assistant lead data manager for one or more projects supporting the lead data manager by performing assigned tasks in study set up, data cleaning, database close-out and other associated tasks. Essential Functions * Applies relevant components of the project protocol to daily tasks with guidance from CDM. * Delivers study specific training to clinical data associates for assigned projects. * Coordinates data cleaning tasks and delegates to appropriate data mangaement staff to ensure quality standards are maintained and project deliverable timelines are met. * Performs specified activities that contribute to the creation of database specifications, database build and user acceptance testing during database and edit check development. * Monitors for risks to deadlines and escalates appropriately. * Creates and maintains data management project documentation. * Participates in team and client meetings and supports the lead data manager with risk management on allocated projects. * Provides input into project forecasting of hours and identification of resource requirements. * Monitors study metrics and runs project-specific status reports for management. * Reviews data management deliverables for allocated projects following documented guidelines. * Produces project-specific status reports for management, PM and/or clients on a regular basis. Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualification Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 2 years') or equivalent combination of education, training, & experience Preferred experience: 1-2 years in a junior level data management role or 2 years in a relevant role within a cooperative group, clinical study site, clinical laboratory or statistical setting. Candidates with experience with EDC(electronic data capture) platforms such as Medidata Rave, Oracle Inform, and others are highly preferred. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: * Good written/ verbal communication skills with a strong command of English language and grammar; good organizational, analytical/problem solving skills and attention to detail * Ability to apply knowledge and skills in a highly organized fashion while adhering to regulatory guidelines, SOPs and client expectations * Ability to work productively with support and minimal supervision * Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality with clinical data and client's proprietary data * Strong customer focus and excellent interpersonal skills * Proven flexibility and adaptability * Ability to work in a team environment and independently as needed * Ability to train and direct junior team members * Ability to set and meet timelines or be able to recognize and schedule changes in response to project demands Working Conditions and Environment: * Work is performed in an office environment with exposure to electrical office equipment. * Occasional drives to site locations with occasional travel both domestic and international. * Occasional extended working hours required. Physical Requirements: * Frequently stationary for 6-8 hours per day. * Repetitive hand movement of both hands with the ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists. * Frequent mobility required. * Occasional crouching, stooping, bending and twisting of upper body and neck. * Light to moderate lifting and carrying (or otherwise moves) objects including luggage and laptop computer with a maximum lift of 15-20 lbs. * Ability to access and use a variety of computer software developed both in-house and off-the-shelf. * Ability to communicate information and ideas so others will understand; with the ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences. * Frequently interacts with others to obtain or relate information to diverse groups. * Works independently with little guidance or reliance on oral or written instructions and plans work schedules to meet goals. Requires multiple periods of intense concentration. * Performs a wide range of variable tasks as dictated by variable demands and changing conditions with little predictability as to the occurrence. Ability to perform under stress. Ability to multi-task. * Regular and consistent attendance. PPD is an affirmative action employer that values diversity as a strength and fosters an environment of mutual respect. PPD provides equal employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, pregnancy, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or other status within any other protected group.SDL2017
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