NJ Employer Sr Director, Global Clinical Programming and Analytics in PRINCETON, New Jersey

Sr Director, Global Clinical Programming and AnalyticsJob Location(s)US-NJ-Princeton | US-Nationwide | US-NC-Raleigh-DurhamJob Number2018-21978Job CategoryOtherPosition TypeFull-Time Job OverviewCOVANCE is a leading global drug development services company and we provide support to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries. We are recruiting for our Biometrics team in Princeton, NJ and are currently seeking to hire a Sr. Director, Global Clinical Programming and Analytics.This is a full time position, based in our Princeton, NJ location. Home-based can be considered.Job responsibilities may include:Leadership position within the Clinical Data Management (CDM) organization with responsibility for EDC, SAS, and reporting project coverage of all full service Covance studies.Serve as the global technical leader on all technology issues impacting Clinical Data Management process performance.Identify and implement proactive, tactical technology and training strategies based on productivity metrics and volume forecasts; develop Technical Plans that will deliver clear solutions to issues challenging productivity, quality, client satisfaction and employee satisfactionServe as senior global technical partner in Clinical Data Management and Clinical Informatics to ensure effective planning, design ,implementation and trainingProvide technical input to the development of the clinical data model and/or database design and annotate the CRF (eCRF) according to these specifications when requested.Provide technical input into the development and testing of data management systems, edit data validation checks (diagnostics) and special listings / procedures used as tools for the data review and discrepancy management activities.Provide data/information to assist Clinical Data Management (CDM) and Clinical Data Management in building the business case for strategic business decisions, capacity management and utilization.Responsibility for the recruitment, training, development, and performance review of personnel in the Global Clinical Programming and Analytics functionCollaborate and coordinate with CDM and IT on process and implementation of clinical data management systemsOwns the voice of employees globally into management for organization, prioritization and implementation/training/tracking plan for resolutionsOwns the current and forward looking voice of client satisfaction for programming and systems performance as it relates to performance and results for the client studyProvide overall leadership for the Global Clinical Programming and Analytics (GCPA) function and associated roles within the Clinical Data Management operations teams.Oversee the development, implementation and adherence to project plans and performance indicators within the clinical operating unit.Provide HR leadership, budget management, administrative and productivity management to GCPA teamResponsible to liaise with other functional counterparts as necessary to deliver successful projects/programs for the clientAssist project teams in problem resolution such as deviation from project plans.Ensure project deliverables are met according to both Covance and client contractual expectations.Provide advanced planning and risk management for programming projectslike issue escalation and resource managementOwn successful achievement of financial and productivity goals in annual budget as it specifically applies to the Global Clinical Programming and Analytics (GCPA) areaInteract and collaborate with other project and specialty team members (clinical, statistics, drug safety, etc.) in order to provide counsel on technical issues impacting their performance and deliverablesSupport the technical mentoring of GCPA and CDM staff in regional locationsMaintain technical data management competencies via participation in internal and external training seminarsReview literature and research technologies/procedure