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2017-43469

2017-43469

Title 
Project Analyst 2
Job Locations 
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US-NC-Raleigh
Posted Date 
1/5/2018

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Overview

Discover Your PRA

 

Do you love numbers?  Do you enjoy creating spreadsheets and analyzing data?  Do you want to use your experience to make a great impact on clinical trials; ultimately helping with the development of new medicines?

 

If so, we'd love to meet you.

 

Who are we?

We Are PRA.

We are 15,000+ employees strong, operating in more than 85 countries. We are committed to saving lives and we are constantly striving to be the best at what we do. Our impact is real and we see it every single day. We help get life-saving drugs into the hands of those who need them most.

 

Who are you?

 

You are a business guru who can identify risk, analyze and manipulate data and can effectively and confidently present findings and make recommendations.  You are flexible and adaptable and can multi task with ease as you work with multiple project managers on multiple projects.

You aim to produce the highest quality work, while maintaining professionalism, a courteous attitude and helpful communications with clients and our fellow team members. 

 

Responsibilities

What will you be doing?

 

The Project Analyst is responsible for a full range of financial and strategic analyst support which ensure the operational effectiveness and excellence of the business unit through modeling and developing recommendations for senior management team. The Project Analyst will design and document workflow and make appropriate recommendations that will positively impact operational effectiveness including building/modifying Pal’s and new business cases. The Project Analyst will track and analyze business unit trends and make appropriate recommendations that will positively impact the unit including any cross‐divisional analysis, or any necessary strategic analysis. Serve as a key technical expert on financial issues, concerns, and projects. Interface with senior and executive management responding to their requests for financial information and resolving reporting and compliance issues. Prepare special reports and financial studies for management and provide findings and variances to plan.
Lead Project Analyst – Leads team of project analysts and provides financial management support and analysis to ensure client projects financial expectations are met.

 

In addition to above:
  • Ability to identify and highlight potential issues related to project financial risk that impact PRA and to take ownership for any corrective action required with minimal support.
  • Understand and complete complex project reconciliations.
  • Provide possible solutions to risks or issues and take corrective action when required.
  • Manage global moderate to complex projects and the associated issues and challenges.
  • Perform in depth analyses using various sources of information to support their decisions.

Qualifications

What do you need to have?

  • Proficiency in spreadsheet software required.
  • Articulate and professional, can communicate in a clear, positive fashion with clients and staff.
  • Must demonstrate excellent analytical and organizational skills.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft products.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak fluent English; fluent in host country language
  • Bachelor’s degree or its international equivalent in Accounting, Finance, or Business
    Administration, preferred.
  • Demonstrated leadership experience preferred.

PRA is an EEO/AA employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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