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Project Manager

Medidata Tokyo
Language
EN: business
JP: fluent
Salary
Employment Type
Full time

Job Description

 The Project Management Function is responsible for the overall relationship management of client accounts and day-to-day activities. The function also ensures that Medidata is able to deliver quality projects and services on time and within budget through effective management of Medidata resources.


Responsibilities

  • Management of one or more projects with a focus on delivery of the scope on time, within budget and with a high-quality outcome
  • Provide financial management activities for one or more project budgets as well as execution of Statements of Works and Change Orders
  • Provide input to Professional Services Proposals
  • Maintain appropriate project/client documentation within e-binders for one or more projects/clients
  • Maintain high client satisfaction by providing proactive communication and issue management
  • Manage assigned project resources
  • Assure compliance with Medidata’s standard project management methodologies and Medidata SOPs
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to all assigned project members
  • Provide guidance and consulting to clients around the best use of the Medidata Applications
  • Is Subject Matter Expert (SME) in at least 2 Medidata Applications through the delivery of workshops and other consultancy activities

Qualifications

Your Competencies

  • Good understanding of clinical research (pharma, device and/or biotech sectors) and a solid understanding of Clinical Research SaaS technology
  • Ability to think logically to solve complex problems
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and organizational skills
  • Excellent computer skills, public speaking, presentation and teaching skills
  • Proficient with MS Office suite, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellence with project development and management
  • Self-motivated, able to work remotely and able to assume responsibility in a professional manner
  • Is proficient in the use of all relevant Medidata internal systems
  • Travel expectations up to 20% – 30%, national / international
  • Command of Native Japanese (read/write/speak) and business level English

Your Education & Experience

  • Minimum of 2 years of related experience with 4 -year college degree (analytic discipline a plus) or an advanced degree without experience or equivalent work experience
  • 2-5 years relevant experience in clinical/biomedical and/ or software development environment preferred
  • Applications related to clinical trials consulting experience desirable
  • Electronic Clinical Data Management (eCDM) software consulting experience desirable
  • Prior project financial experience desirable
  • Prior services delivery experience desirable

About the Company 

Medidata: Powering Smarter Treatments and Healthier People

Medidata, a Dassault Systèmes company, is leading the digital transformation of life sciences, creating hope for millions of people. Medidata helps generate the evidence and insights to help pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and diagnostics companies, and academic researchers accelerate value, minimize risk, and optimize outcomes. More than one million registered users across 2,000+ customers and partners access the world's most trusted platform for clinical development, commercial, and real-world data. Known for its ground-breaking technological innovations, Medidata has supported more than 30,000 clinical trials and 9 million study participants. And Medidata’s ongoing commitment to infusing the patient voice into trial designs and solutions is helping to create a better and more inclusive experience for all participants in clinical studies. Medidata is involved in nearly 40% of company-initiated trial starts globally, with studies conducted in more than 140 countries. More than 70% of novel drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2022 were developed with Medidata software. Medidata is headquartered in New York City and has offices around the world to meet the needs of its customers. Discover more at www.medidata.com and follow us @medidata.

Equal Employment Opportunity

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Medidata are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. Medidata is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or medical or common conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, receipt of free medical care, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. Medidata will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.