Home Based, US
The Patient Advocacy Manager position is a unique role at Parexel. In this role, they will deploy the Patient Advocacy Group (PAG) and patient community (PC) engagement service in order to support inclusion of patient feedback, enhance trial awareness and inform market access strategies. To accomplish this, the Patient Advocacy Manager will map and engage relevant PAGs and PCs, grow and evolve the offering and ensure excellent performance against business and project goals.
With a “can do” attitude, they will provide their guidance to ensure projects are delivered on time, to budget, to the highest quality, and compliant with Parexel processes and ICH GCP guidelines.QualificationsSkillsPassion for improving the patient experience in clinical trialsDemonstrated ability to successfully manage a full workload across multiple projects. Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills (including experience in making presentations at conferences, meetings, training sessions).Patient and client-focused approach to workAbility to apply good judgment and lead problem solving within the teamA flexible attitude with respect to work assignments and new learning Ability to manage multiple and varied tasks with enthusiasm and attention to detail Ability to become proficient with Parexel systemsAbility to work in a matrix environment and to value the importance of teamwork. Able to adapt approach and prioritize activities, as necessary, to deal with uncertainty and changeExcellent negotiation skills and ability to influence across multiple levelsExcellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Knowledge and ExperienceHave a sound knowledge of patient advocacy group engagement within public affairs role at sponsor/CROGood understanding of the health technology development and access processesAbility to apply good judgment and lead problem solving within the teamWillingness to travel (up to 25%) mainly in North AmericaKnowledge of Mandarin and/or Spanish will be considered as a plus
EducationEducated to degree level (biological science, pharma or other health related discipline preferred) or relevant clinical or business equivalent.EEO DisclaimerParexel is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to legally protected status, which in the US includes race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.