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Lead, Clinical Interpretation, Writing, & Editorial Locations:
Durham, NC ; Reading, United Kingdom Full time R1139197 Date
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.
IQVIA is seeking an expert in creating immersive & engaging
clinical trial training experiences!
Live events can be engaging, immersive experiences that excite
attendees, promote learning, and solve problems. They can also be
really boring, dry, full-day, sit in a chair sessions that are
ineffective and attendees abhor. Our team works to prevent the
Training Architects at IQVIA, have the enjoyable, and always
challenging job, of preventing boring meetings and events. We
create physical environments that are unexpected, incorporate the
latest research on adult learning principles, use technology to
inspire and engage, and get our clients and attendees on board with
Reporting to the Director, Meeting Design and Facilitation, you
will be fundamental to the successful design and delivery of
clinical training events at IQVIA.
IQVIA has a unique events structure. We have an event logistics
team that works exclusively on event logistics. We also have a
meeting design and facilitation division. This job sits in that
team. Our team works in three key areas:
Conducting needs assessments in order determine the full scope
of the trial or study’s training need. Then determining the
potential challenge areas to focus on at site training – using both
data analytics and study team and sponsor feedback to identify
these challenge areas. Designing event agendas and activities to
stimulate learning at clinical trial trainings.
You need to have experience and passion for creating immersive
learning experiences at live events.
Need to have an understanding of the compliance constraints
within the pharmaceutical industry, and an intellectual curiosity
for learning about individual clinical trials is a must.
You should also be comfortable getting clients and attendees on
board with bold new ideas. You will hold a key role in client
liaison and communications as Subject Matter Expert.
Assisting with timeline management during the planning period to
ensure all of the “project management” happens.
You need to be a skilled multitasker with excellent attention to
You will also have some responsibility for facilitating events
onsite and “producing” clinical trial trainings.
You need to have onstage meeting facilitation experience for
small to medium size meetings. This includes housekeeping, speaker
intros, activity transitions, and facilitation/orchestration of
Onsite you are the connection between multiple stakeholders and
delivery agents - you should be comfortable leading the group
through a successful event.
This role will require global travel to produce and facilitate
events onsite. Travel may be as frequent as two weeks per month
during peak seasons but should be less than once a month
Further, this team member will work continuously with partners
and colleagues all over the world. You will need a strong
appreciation for global business and you will continually seek new
ways to enhance our global trainings - staying in tune to local
customs and attendee preferences in various regions.
Required capabilities and experience:
Thorough understanding of clinical trials and the challenges
sites face conducting them in today’s environment
Demonstrable toolkit of ideas for designing meeting programmes
Proven client handling skills and experience pitching new ideas
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Experience working in a highly matrixed organisation and leading
and participating in teams
Demonstrated ability to work creatively in a fast-paced
environment. Ability to maintain demanding timelines. Adaptability
and flexibility to changing priorities
Exceptional attention to detail and ability to work
simultaneously on multiple priorities
Strong organisational, planning and project management
Strong influencing and negotiation skills
Full eligibility to work full-time in the UK or US
IQVIA offers a competitive salary and great benefits, including
a profit-related annual bonus, paid leave, and private health
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
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