Job Description :
Job Title: IT Project Manager - Pharmacovigilance
Job Location: Cambridge, MA 02142
Job Duration: 6+ Months Contract

Job Description:
The IT PV Project Manager will oversee IT projects supporting Pharmacovigilance (PV) systems. The Project Manager has responsibility for the health and success of projects within a matrixed organization with direct relationships with various groups in the business as well as IT.

This role requires the ability to:
Lead the creation of project business cases and vendor negotiations
Monitor, manage, and ensure predictable delivery of the project in a deadline-driven environment.
Drive delivery and accountability of internal staff as well as 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.
Experience with regulated systems projects, including requirements gathering, planning, and execution within a highly structured framework, and associated SDLC
Experience working with third party vendor management (SaaS, business service partners
Experience with GxP Validation and CFR Part 11

Experience:
5+ years project management experience, ideally including budget accountability
8+ years’ experience as an IT professional
Experience with regulated systems projects, including requirements gathering, planning, and execution within a highly structured framework, e.g., GxP
Experience with leading the contract work needed during planning phase of a project to get the vendor(s) in place to start the project
Proven ability to motivate colleagues and manage stakeholder and workstream 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 working independently
Experience working with third party vendor management

Education:
BA or BS in Computer Science, Business, or Life Sciences-related field required
PMP or equivalent credentials a plus