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Data Team Lead, home-based in South Africa – Bloemfontein

  • Bloemfontein
  • Anywhere

Data Team Lead, home-based in South Africa


Bloemfontein, BEN

**IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.**

**Data Team Lead, home-based**

**You’ll be responsible for managing end-to-end delivery of data management services for multi-service projects, ensuring quality deliverables on time and within budget. You will direct the team in areas of project planning, execution, financial management, communications and milestone deliverables.**

**Main responsibilities**

**Provide leadership and vision to the team**

**Manage and deliver several large scale, high** **complexity/non-standard** **aspect studies across a range of sponsors and Therapeutic areas**

**Manage sponsors at both Study and Programme Level**

**Manage delivery of areas requiring specific expertise (e.g Process, Finance)**

**Ensure milestones meet timelines and quality deliverables**

**Provide project management expertise working with customer data managers, key decision makers and internal team members to manage continuous process improvements and provide technical expertise**

**Ensure open communications with customer and Quintiles management to manage and meet contractual obligations**

**Provide input for and perform direct negotiations with customer**

**Establish strong communications with Data Operations team, functional leads, project managers and all other stake holders**

**Support DM service delivery with comprehensive DM process and technical expertise in executing projects**

**Create and/or review and sign-off on all data management plan (DMP) documents**

**Track service performance and provide leadership to identify root causes of issues and implement remedial actions**

**Serve as the escalation point for unresolved data issues; work with client data managers, vendors, internal team members for resolution**

**Maintain internal tracking databases and systems**

**Minimum Education & Experience**

**Bachelor’s Degree, or educational equivalent, in health, clinical, biological or mathematical sciences, or related field**

**Around 5 years direct Data Management experience, including 3 or more years as a Clinical Data Management project lead is preferred**

**Ability to maintain strong customer relationships**

**Connect to great opportunity™**


At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 70,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at .

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