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Manager, Clinical Programming

Job Location: PA - Berwyn

Regional Description: Northeast

Job Number: 00448328


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Job Description


The Manager of Clinical Programming is responsible for the following:

  • Providing leadership in the creation and validation of SAS programs in support of sponsor s clinical trials.
  • Ensuring that the SOPs and guidelines are followed in creating the derived clinical databases and data displays to high quality and per agreed timelines.
  • Providing direction to statistical programmers, programmers, and biometricians in creating sponsor deliverables.
  • Acting as a lead programmer for regulatory submissions.
  • Directing the design, development, validation, and delivery of multiple clinical trial project deliverables, leading to regulatory submissions according to current regulations and guidance.
  • Managing internal and contract SAS programmers on a daily basis.

Basic Qualifications

  • A minimum of 10 years of programming experience, including 5 or more years of clinical SAS experience in a lead position.

Preferred Skills

  • Bachelor s Degree or Master s Degree in a related discipline or related experience
  • Previous project leader or lead programmer experience.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the drug development process, FDA regulations pertaining to clinical programming, ICH guidelines, and the electronic submissions process mandatory.
  • Strong SAS programming and proactive problem solving skills.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills.
  • Ability to constructively interact with programming teams, project management, and sponsors on a regular basis.
  • Ability to insure adherence to good clinical and programming practices and maintain exceptional quality standards.
  • Ability to manage resources, timelines, and workflow in a fast paced environment mandatory.
  • Extensive knowledge of SAS programming, SDTM, ADaM, FDA, and ICH guidance.
  • Good understanding of clinical data and pharmaceutical development.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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