Manager Programming, EMEA - 136477

PPD Czech Republic, s.r.o.

Place of work
Budejovicka alej, Antala Staska 2027/79, 140 00 Praha 4, The Capital Prague, Prague
Contract type
Start date

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

This is a supervisory and management position governing functions of the programming staff within the Department of Biostatistics. The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for hiring, training, mentoring and resourcing staff. The Manager Programming tracks project timelines, budgets, and resource needs across Biostatistics and Data Management. Effectively communicates priorities and work direction to complete assigned tasks on time and within budget. Assists Data Management and Biostatistics with developing tools and techniques for improving process efficiencies.

Information about the selection process

Education and experience required:

·University degree in computer science, statistics, biostatistics, mathematics or related field and at least five years of clinical/statistical programming and clinical research or related experience that provides the individual with the required knowledge, skills and abilities

·Database management, and SAS programming experience

·Supervisory experience required.

Knowledge and skills:

·Excellent English

·Experience in managing and developing staff and their career objectives including the ability to motivate, supervise and mentor staff

·Ability to facilitate communications with clients, project teams, departments and staff

·Ability to make decisions on company policies and procedures regarding programming

·Understand and track project budgets and bidding programming work

·Ability to effectively organize and manage multiple staff and assignments

·Ability to interact with clients and assist management in business development presentations.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

VŠ vzdělání v oboru počítačových věd, statistiky, biostatistiky, matematiky nebo příbuzného oboru a nejméně pět let klinických / statistického programování a klinického výzkumu

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)


Brief description of the company

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing drug discovery, development, lifecycle management and laboratory services. Our clients and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. With offices in 46 countries and more than 19,000 professionals worldwide, PPD applies innovative technologies, therapeutic expertise and a commitment to quality to help clients and partners accelerate the delivery of safe and effective therapeutics and maximize the returns on their R&D investments. For more information, visit

Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

PPD Inc.
Budejovicka alej, Antala Staska 2027/79
140 00 Praha 4
ID: 2806752   Datum zveřejnění: 10.11.2016