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Senior Clinical Project Manager

Hackensack UMC Mountainside
Montclair, NJ, United States
Full-time • Work From Home
Job ID: 6501
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Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application for our work-from-home, Senior Clinical Project Manager opening with Sarah Cannon today and find out what it truly means to be a part of the HCA Healthcare team.


At Sarah Cannon, we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer eligible colleagues an attractive benefit package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave
  • 401K(100% annual match - 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Academic Assistance and Reimbursements for Tuition and Student Loans
  • Employee Discounts including Tickets, Retail, Mental Health Apps, Education Apps, Identity Theft Protection etc.
  • HomeAuto, and Pet Insurance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
  • Short Term Long Term Disability coverage
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Legal Benefits and lots more!

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We are seeking a Senior Project Manager for our CRO team to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. Did you get into our industry for these reasons? We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply!

Job Summary and Qualifications

As the Senior Clinical Project Manager, you are responsible for the management of multiple clinical trial projects (including global projects) throughout all lifecycle phases. You will ensure project work completion to the client expectations, ensuring quality deliverables on time and within budget and in accordance with SOPs, ICH GCP, applicable laws, regulations, policies and practices. You will serve as the principal liaison with clients to ensure effective and timely communication of project progress, issues, and plans for resolution of those issues, providing leadership in the development of clinical trials and related documents. You will work closely and effectively with cross-functional teams to provide strategy and input in business development proposals and attends bid defenses.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • You will plan, track and run all activity throughout the project lifecycle, including deliverables from all functional areas and vendors to the project scope
  • You will develop project plans, timelines and status reports and communicates with all applicable team members in and outside the organization
  • You will promote effective partnership among cross-functional teams and provide day to day direction for core team
  • You will meet with team members on a regular basis regarding project tasks to ensure project achievements
  • You will serve as primary project contact with clients
  • You will craft project budgets, communicate deviations from budget projections and propose solutions for budget deviations
  • You will lead problem solving and resolution efforts. You will provide dedicated and creative recommendations on how to meet goals and handle identified risks and deviations
  • You will ensure that work is conducted in compliance with professional standards and SOPs, and meet quality and timeline metrics
  • You will build and maintain strong pharmaceutical industry sponsor and organizational team relationships for the success of clinical trial management
  • You will mentor project managers
  • You will participate in proposal development, bid-defense process and presentations

For this position, you must have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (4 year program)
  • 5 years of clinical trial experience within pharmaceutical, biotechnology or CRO company managing the logistics of clinical trial conduct, budgeting/forecasting, and developing/executing project plans
  • 5 years of previous experience as a Clinical Project Manager for a CRO/pharma/biotech company
  • Experience in oncology clinical research phases I-III

It is preferred that you have:

  • 7 years of clinical trial experience within pharmaceutical, biotechnology or CRO company
  • 7 years of previous experience as a Clinical Project Manager for a CRO/pharma/biotech company
  • Experience writing clinical protocols and other technical documents
  • Prior experience mentoring and/or training less senior team members
  • Experience managing study timelines, deliverables, and/or vendors

Sarah Cannon is the Cancer Institute of HCA Healthcare. We offer integrated cancer services with easy access to cutting-edge therapies for communities across the United States and United Kingdom. Sarah Cannon’s cancer programs include individualized patient navigation. Our nurses are oncology-trained. More than 1,200 stem cell transplants are performed yearly within the Sarah Cannon Blood Cancer Network. Through its services, Sarah Cannon provides state-of-the-art cancer care for hundreds of thousands of patients. Our cancer experts are collaborating and sharing best practices. We address every aspect of the cancer journey, from screening and diagnosis through treatment and survivorship.

HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"There is so much good to do in the world and so many different ways to do it."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

Be a part of an organization that invests in you! We are reviewing applications for our Senior Project Manager opening. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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    Hackensack UMC Mountainside
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