Tufts Center for Study of Drug Development (CSDD) is an independent, academic, multi-disciplinary nonprofit research group affiliated with Tufts University. Tufts CSDD develops and presents strategic information to help drug developers, regulators, and policy makers improve the quality and efficiency of pharmaceutical development, review, and utilization.
The Project Manager will be responsible for managing the execution of sponsored projects. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Planning and coordinating primary and secondary research projects; Conducting and managing qualitative and quantitative analyses of primary and secondary research data; Interacting with and managing clients and project sponsors; Managing junior staff and engaging/motivating project teams; Preparing written reports and giving presentations to project sponsors; Giving presentations at conferences and meetings; Assisting in the authorship of peer-reviewed and trade publication manuscripts
3-5 years related experience (pharmaceutical, biotechnology, drug development).
Minimum Bachelor's Degree.
Database Management, Statistical Software.
Knowledge of the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
Experience managing: multiple projects simultaneously, projects from start to finish, and managing a team.
Excellent writing and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work on complex research questions using creative and analytical solutions.
Strong sense of research design and experience with a variety of primary and secondary data gathering approaches.
Comfortable interacting with clients and giving presentations at conferences and meetings.
MA or MBA preferred.
Experience in an academic setting.
Experience conducting market research and market intelligence, preferable in the health care industry.
Assisted authorship of any of the following: white papers, articles, manuscripts.
Special Work Schedule Requirements: Some travel may be required.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston
Organization: Ctr for Study of Drug Dev.
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: May 7, 2019, 7:20:13 PM
Internal Number: 19001281
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