Contract Analyst, Clinical Research - Reading

Recruiter
Iqvia Ltd.
Location
Reading
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
05 Jan 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Join us on our exciting journey!

IQVIA is The Human Data Science Company, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

Come and develop your career in Clinical Trials amongst a team of vibrant, dedicated professionals who make up the Contracts & Proposals group, with a global remit. As a Contracts Analyst you will develop and prepare contracts for assigned customers, to support the Global sales team.

We are seeking an extremely organised and assertive individual who can demonstrate strong communication skills and ideally with some experience working on contracts in a clinical research environment, however those with contract experience in different industries will also be considered.

Responsibilities to expect as a Contracts Analyst:

- Work closely with project teams to determine appropriate terms and conditions of contracts
- Develop and prepare Contracts
- Act as primary customer interface on small to mid-size projects
- Support senior team members on medium to larger customers / projects
- Revise or develop contract and related budgets and scope of work. Ensure the scope of work is defined correctly and budgets reflect the scope. Ensure any changes are integrated into the main study contract efficiently and accurately
- Assist in the negotiation of legal contracting text using IQVIA Global Contracting Policy, templates and fallbacks
- Oversee finalisation and distribution of documents
- Update and maintain contract databases and files

IQVIA offers a competitive salary and great benefits, including a profit-related annual bonus, private health insurance and a generous company pension scheme.

Qualifications & experience required: Our ideal candidate will have a Degree in Life Science, Business Management or related field and some previous experience in contracts gained within a CRO or similar corporate environment; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. We will also be looking for:

- Knowledge of CRO Industry - preferred
- Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and understanding of costing models
- Possess strong analytical skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, managers and customers
- Ability to work with multi-functional delivery teams

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

We invite you to join IQVIA.