PRA Health Sciences
60,000 - 80,000
01 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, INFORMATION MANAGEMENT London Who we are At PRA, we don’t make our 14000+ people great. It’s the other way around. As we have grown to a top-5 CRO, we have maintained the feel of a small company, dedicated to collaboration and passion for what we do. Initially working fully embedded within one of our pharmaceutical clients, with the support of PRA right behind you, you’ll be at the heart of our client’s innovation. Position overview As Associate Director of Information Management you will be part of the Regulatory Information Management (RIM) team within the Global Regulatory Submission & Information Management department; you will be responsible for one or more service lines offered by the RIM team, the custodians of GRA’s information management landscape. This is a new and promising opportunity within our business. As Associate Director your primary concern will be with staff management, ensuring the highest level of service delivery and input into the strategic direction of the Information Management team. Individuals performing this role will also be Subject Matter Experts in one or more of the service lines that are offered by the function. Examples of such service lines are: Business intelligence and compliance reporting. Data provision and submission to external databases such as eXtended EudraVigilance Medicinal Product Dictionary (XEVMPD) and ISO Identification of Medicinal Products database (IDMP). Data quality management and remediation. Entry of data into the company’s RIM system(s) in compliance with relevant standards and quality measures. End user support of relevant GRA owned systems. Accountabilities: Daily management / oversight of regional and local staff some of which are based remotely. Setting staff goals and measuring performance against such goals. Oversight of all operational activity undertaken by your team. Is an active member of the RIM management team contributing to strategic goal setting and global RIM strategy. Supports site / region level inspection and audit readiness. Co-ordinates the department’s response to agency inspection findings as they pertain to RIM. Leads RIM business process / change management projects and initiatives where appropriate. Proactively aware of changes to relevant agency guidelines / regulations and assesses impacts to company compliance / existing business processes; will take responsibility for delivery of associated business process changes. You are A strategic thinker, problem solver and solution implementer with the ability to lead and inspire a team. Joining an evolving team you should have a collaborative and adaptable working style. Here at PRA we want our employees to succeed and ensure that they are set up for this success through constant training, development and support. To enable success in this position you will have: A strong background in Global Regulatory Affairs as well as understanding of European, US and international regulations relative to RIM. Demonstrated experience of managing, developing and administrating RIM systems (preferably Parexel’s InSight Manager suite). Line management experience is preferable. Educated to degree level. Your health, your family, your career, your money — the things that matter to you, matter to us. The benefits of PRA just get better and better. PRA Health Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace. For more information please visit our website: