RWE - Data Team Lead

IQVIA (Kirkland ON, Canada) 24 days ago

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.

Essential Functions

Client Management:

• Serve as primary point of contact for customer on data management deliverables

• With minimal guidance, provide project management expertise working with customer data managers, key decision makers, and internal team members to manage continuous process improvements, issue escalation, workload projections, and provide technical expertise

• With guidance, provide input for and perform direct negotiations with customer, e.g., timelines, financial, process, resources

• Maintain strong customer relationships

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

Service Management:

• Meet with Data Operations Coordinator (DOC) and/or Data Operations team members on a regular basis to ensure milestones meet timelines and quality deliverables

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

• With minimal guidance, support DM service delivery with comprehensive DM process and technical expertise in executing projects

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

• Work with functional manager(s) to ensure appropriate resources are assigned to meet project deliverables

• With guidance, create and/or review and sign-off on all data management plan (DMP) documents

• Implement proactive quality management plan. Identify any service and quality issues with agreed upon specifications per the DMP and contract/SOW and work with functional manager(s) to resolve

• With guidance, track service performance and provide leadership to identify root causes of issues and implement remedial actions

• Continuously look for opportunities to improve efficiency of tasks and quality of deliverables

• Identify compliance issues and work with functional manager(s) to ensure timely follow-up and resolution

• With guidance, maintain internal tracking databases and systems

Financial Management/Business Development Support:

• With guidance, ensure service and quality meet agreed upon timelines and deliverables in contract/Scope of Work (SOW)

• Manage SOW/budget

- Review financial reports on a monthly basis and participate in project reviews as requested

- Identify out of scope tasks and track change orders to completion

• With guidance, may serve as Project Manager for single service DM projects, including financial tracking, revenue recognition, and invoicing

• With guidance, participate in and support RFP process (review RFP documents, pricing, attend bid defense)


• Provide input on DM process improvements or project solutions to CDM team/CDM department

• Provide input on the development and implementation of a new technology or tool

• Participate in a focus team or global or local best practice team

• Perform other duties as directed by functional manager(s)

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

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