Bristol Myers Squibb Company

Protocol Specialist Line Manager

Princeton, NJ, United States
Sep 09, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global Biopharma company committed to a single mission: to discover, develop, and deliver innovative medicines focused on helping millions of patients around the world in disease areas such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunoscience and fibrosis.

Join us and make a difference. We hire the best people and provide them with a work environment that places a premium on diversity, integrity, collaboration and personal development. Through a culture of inclusion, we create a better, more productive work environment. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of all our employees help to drive innovation and transformative business results.
Job Title
Protocol Specialist Line Manager

Line Manager in Matrix organization of Protocol Managers and Global Protocol Specialists; crossing all therapeutic areas and research phases, collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive operational aspects of complex, global clinical research studies from Protocol Development to Final Study Report

Position Summary I Objective
  • Leading and managing a team of Global Protocol Specialists, responsible for their work assignments and career development
  • Member of Department Leadership Team focused on development, accountability and success of team members
  • Lead or contribute to department process and continuous improvement activities
  • Leverage interpersonal and influencing skills to foster partnerships across global and/or multidisciplinary teams

Position Responsibilities
  • Line Manager for a team of FTE and/or FSP Partner Global Protocol Specialists
  • Manage direct reports' work assignments
  • Contribute to resource allocation decisions, taking into account strategy to ensure best fits for work assignment
  • Partner with direct reports to create and monitor career developmentplans
  • Manage performance check-ins and year-end activities
  • Contribute to compensation decisions
  • Member of Department Leadership Team
  • Collaborate with Line Manager colleagues to develop and enhance department processes
  • Share Lessons Learned relative to people management or process
  • Lead or contribute to development of new processes and ContinuousImprovement efforts within the greater Clinical Operations or BMS organization

Degree Requirements

BA or BS

Experience Requirements

7-10 years of pharmaceutical industry experience; experience managing global clinical trials preferred

Key Competency Requirements

Project and change management skills, effective oral and written communication, resource allocation, leadership presence. Ability to have enterprise focus and able to connect key principles or people to produce refined concepts and processes, leadership presence.

Travel Required Minimal

Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.