Hawkins Point Partners Clinical R&D Project Manager in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Hawkins Point Partners is looking for a R&D IT Project Manager- Clinical Operations to manage a range of projects that develop and implement IT tools for our client's Global Clinical Operations (GCO) and Analytics and Data Science users. The Project Manager has responsibility for the health and success of these projects within a matrixed organization with direct relationships with various groups in the business as well as IT. The Project Manager will monitor resources both internal to client, as well as external vendors and partners. The Project Manager is accountable for ensuring that projects are delivered according to the client's SDLC and committed scope, approved budget, and target dates. The Project Manager will ensure that internal staff, as well as vendors and third-party project managers, provide committed project deliverables to the appropriate cadence and high level of quality.
Monitor, manage, and ensure predictable delivery of the project in a deadline-driven environment
Drive delivery and accountability of internal staff, vendors and third-party project managers.
Own the quality of the project delivered.
Enable early identification and appropriate escalation of risks and issues that require assistance, attention, or executive resolution.
Effectively communicate project status to leadership, verbally or in written form.
5+ years project management experience, ideally including budget accountability
8+ years experience as an IT professional; work in technical design/development a plus
Comfortable with both waterfall and Agile methodologies, and familiarity with tools including MS Project and JIRA
Experience with regulated systems projects, including requirements gathering, planning, and execution within a highly structured framework, especially GxP-validated systems and associated SDLC
Experience in leading daily stand-ups and cross-functional meetings for nimble, fast-moving teams
Proven ability to motivate colleagues and manage stakeholder priorities in a deadline-oriented environment
Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills
Excellent communication skills – particularly organizing and presenting project information to management
Capable of working well under pressure; highly organized
Capable of multi-tasking across projects
Capable of working independently
Experience working with SaaS systems and third party vendor management
A background in Life Sciences projects, with validated projects or projects involving clinical data a plus
The following domain expertise is a plus:
Clinical study, data and analytics management
Systems integration, both on- and off-premise
At Hawkins Point Partners we believe in creating great experiences for our colleagues. We offer competitive compensation along with comprehensive benefit options to meet the diverse needs of our colleagues in their personal and professional lives.