Project Manager_Scientific I (Assistant)

Job Title: Project Manager Scientific I (Assistant)
Location: Rahway NJ

?? Main responsibilities include study level sourcing and contract management support such as: o Collaborate with the Procurement group and CORE scientist to facilitate contracting, budgeting, payments and reporting for assigned functional areas o Review and update CORE ePRF to ensure smooth workflow and notifications to appropriate support upon submission of ePRF and respond/follow up on requests from RDP, Vendors or scientists o Respond to queries related to milestone deliverable and payments o Collaborate with other S&O managers to support PO and invoicing activities o Assist CORE scientists on questions related to timing of invoices and serve as a liaison between vendors and PtP services to ensure payments are made in a timely manner o Provide sourcing overview training to new employees and share information to keep stakeholders informed o Work closely with the budget management group to support quarterly forecasts and changes o Provide operational support to ensure studies follow all CORE processes
? Troubleshoots sourcing/study issues as they arise and work to bring to timely resolution. May participate in CORE wide process improvement initiatives
Max Bill Rate: $60/hr Education:
? Bachelor's degree in science or business required
? Master's degree a plus in epidemiology (or closely related discipline, such as biostatistics, biometry, public health or biological sciences) Required Experience and Skills:
? Exposure to clinical/observational research (1-3 years related job experience, or equivalent experience) ? Prior sourcing and contracting experiences preferred
? Familiarity on working with vendors and SAP system.
? Must have strong communication and organizational skills
? Basic knowledge of epidemiologic or outcomes research
? Strong project management skills

Company Description:

About Ascent:

Ascent is a leading national technology consulting and professional services firm that focuses on tactical and strategic consulting. Ascent’s fundamental business is providing staffing services to Large Enterprise clients in our core market verticals: Financial Services, Healthcare, and Life Sciences. We focus the majority of our efforts in Staff Augmentation support of Large Enterprise Clients who utilize a Vendor Management System. Ascent works as both a reliable supplier in support of programs, as well as a Strategic Advisor in support of enterprise efforts to establish best in class preferred vendor programs. Ascent was ranked in the 2007 and 2008 Inc. 500 and recognized specifically for its innovative work in staff augmentation support of Large Enterprise preferred vendor accounts.

If you are ready to propel your career to new heights… read on. We are looking for talented and dedicated colleagues to join our phenomenal team. At Ascent, we have created an environment where culture, commitment and opportunity converge to yield a truly unique place to work. We know that every employee has something important to say and that every employee is integral to our success. Where else can you walk over to a founder and talk about your ideas to help build our business and have that idea implemented in 48 hours? More importantly, we do everything we can to make sure our employees not only have great jobs, but great lives.

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