Title: Project Manager - Scientific
Location: West Point, PA
Duration: 24 months
Education: Bachelor's degree required Master's degree a plus in epidemiology (or closely related discipline, such as biostatistics, biometry, public health or biological sciences)
Required Experience and Skills: Exposure to clinical/observational research (1-3 years related job experience, or equivalent experience) Must have strong communication and organizational skills Strong project management skills Ability to be flexible and manage multiple deadlines simultaneously Ability to work independently Basic knowledge of epidemiologic or outcomes research
Under general supervision of the Associate Director of Study Management- Strategy & Operations within Center for Observational and Real-World Evidence (CORE), the project manager provides support to multiple Scientific CORE Leads, across Therapeutic Areas and divisions. Support includes the planning and execution of observational research studies conducted within CORE, part of Merck Research Laboratories. In addition, the project manager may participate in process improvement initiatives.
Coordinates all aspects of observational or non-interventional research studies which include the planning and implementation of primary data collection, chart review/survey and database studies.
Supports the Lead CORE Scientist in overall operational activities for study conduct of in-house and outsourced studies.
Main responsibilities include study level project management support such as:
Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)