Project Manager - Biometrics

Date: May 19, 2023

Location: US

Company: Cytel Software Corporation

Cytel provides unrivaled biostatistics and operations research knowledge to our customers in the life sciences industries in the form of both software and services.  At Cytel, we work hard to create successful careers with significant professional growth for our employees, as a result of which they work hard to make Cytel successful. Cytel is a place where talent, experience and integrity come together to advance the state of clinical development.


The Project Manager - Biometrics drives outcomes for our clients during Phase I-IV clinical research projects as it relates to biometric/data management services.  Projects managed will vary in scope and across therapeutic areas.  



  • In a matrix fashion, lead and manage the Cyel project team (consisting of Data Managers, Biostatisticians and Programmers) in planning and executing client projects
  • Actively and proactively manage project timelines, scope and budget, including changes during the life of a project
  • Draw upon your clinical research experience and knowledge of study challenges to produce best outcomes  
  • Act as primary point of contact for assigned customers for general project aspects, especially, relating to scope, timeline, budget and quality
  • Manage client communication, interaction, and satisfaction
  • Communicate status of timelines, scope and budget to the sponsor and to Cytel management
  • Actively manage project financial performance to achieve profitability target and report status and outlook (including revenue, invoicing and forecasting)
  • Ensure all relevant project documentation is up to date and follows SOP and other relevant regulations
  • Manage DSMB (Data Safety Monitoring Board), DMC (Data Monitoring Committee) or CEC (Clinical Events Committee) work as needed 



Education:  Bachelor’s degree required


  • Two or more years relevant work experience in clinical trials, related to Biostatistics, Statistical Programming, or Clinical Data Management.
  • 1-3 years of Project Management experience or equivalent
  • Experience managing business operations for clinical trials


  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Leadership skills, including the ability to build effective teams, motivate others, and delegate effectively
  • Basic knowledge of Project Management Principles and Methods
  • Strong financial management skills
  • Structured approach to problem-solving, well organized and systematic
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office tools

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