Regional Project Manager

Regional Project Manager

Regional Project Manager


Business Title

Regional Clinical Project Manager

Requisition ID

EM-R-C- PROJ-M-1003

Job Category

Clinical Research


*Mexico / *Chile / *Colombia / *Argentina / *Brazil

Job Description

Serve as Clinical Project Manager for international projects Phase I, II, III, IV for Pharmaceutical & Medical Device projects, according to ESTERN Medical Standard Operating Procedures, ICH Guidelines and GCP with total responsibility.

  • Responsible for the successful conduct of assigned projects.
  • Serve as Project Manager for assigned business development opportunities.
  • Liaise with senior management in the Delivery and Service Centers to ensure adequate resources are available for assigned projects.
  • Responsible for on time, on-budget provision of client deliverables for assigned projects.


  • University/college degree (life science preferred) or certification in a related allied health profession from an appropriately accredited institution (e.g., nursing certification, medical or laboratory technology).
  • Detailed knowledge of financial control procedures
  • Thorough knowledge of project management processes.
  • Thorough knowledge of time and cost estimate development.
  • Thorough knowledge of ICH Guidelines and GCP including international regulatory requirements for the conduct of clinical development programs.
  • Fluent in English & Spanish, both written and verbal.
  • Broad knowledge of drug development process and client needs.
  • English & Spanish Written & Verbally.
  • Masters or other advanced degree.
  • Detailed knowledge of ESTERN Medical and the overall structure of the organization.
  • Basic knowledge of ESTERN Medical sales and business development strategies and procedures.
  • Thorough knowledge of ESTERN Medical S.O.P.s

Experience Required

  • Minimum of seven (7) years relevant clinical research experience in a pharmaceutical company/CRO, including at least four (4) years of full project management responsibility.
  • In lieu of the above requirement, candidates with > five (5) years supervisory experience in a heath care setting and > five (5) years clinical research experience including two (2) years of project management experience (international clinical trial management experience preferred) in the pharmaceutical or CRO industries will be considered.
  • Experience in managing global (inter-continental) programs in a multi-office environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple competing priorities; utilize resources effectively.
  • Financial awareness and ability to actively manage financial tracking systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to inspire effective teamwork and motivate staff within a matrix system.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead by example and to encourage team members to seek solutions.
  • Excellent communication, planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to negotiate and liaise with clients in a professional manner.
  • Excellent computer skills with ability to understand and assess technology alternatives and implication for current processes.
  • Therapeutic expertise, in Cardiovascular, CNS, Oncology, Diagnostic Imaging, Pain Management and other.