Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Created through the merger of two industry leading companies, INC Research and inVentiv Health, we bring together more than 22,000 clinical and commercial minds to create a better, smarter, faster way to get biopharmaceutical therapies into the hands of patients who need them most. Evolve in a global company that is always looking for ways to work smarter and more efficiently as the only fully integrated Biopharmaceutical Accelerator. You'll be supported with comprehensive resources based on today's emerging technologies, data, science and knowledge - instead of practices from the past. Teaming with some of the most talented professionals in the industry, you'll gain exposure and work in a dynamic environment to over-deliver and outperform. A career with Syneos Health means your everyday work improves patients' lives around the world.
Manages the Sponsor Contracts Management team and activities, which support execution of procedures relating to the budgeting, preparation and management of contract and change order documents and any other associated duties as assigned. Assists senior management in the development, implementation, and maintenance of contracting processes and systems, while accurately capturing and reporting performance metrics on cycle times, quality, and other key performance indicators. Provides training and supervises contracts team.
B.A./B.S., preferably in business or life sciences or equivalent combination of education and experience, plus moderate contract management experience. Minimal line management experience for a team of one (1) or more direct reports. Experience in a contract research organization or the pharmaceutical industry preferred. Demonstrated leadership skills. Effective presentation, negotiation, documentation, as well as strong team-orientation and interpersonal skills. Above average written and verbal communication skills along with excellent organizational skills and high levels of integrity. Must be customer focused and able to manage challenging priorities and remain flexible and adaptable in stressful situations. Excellent knowledge of contract and legal contracting parameters and budget preparation and the ability to interpret budgets. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, managers, and customers. Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
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