ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Senior Technical Project Manager - Health Sciences (Flex Location) in Columbia, South Carolina
Senior Technical Project Manager - Health Sciences
To support ICF’s dynamic growth and expanding client base, we are seeking a Senior Technical Project Manager to work in our Health Science Portfolio. The portfolio at large comprises multi-disciplinary teams providing toxicology, hazard assessment, epidemiology, risk assessment, exposure assessment, environmental modeling, and related support to our clients addressing the full spectrum of potentially hazardous agents, including chemicals and microbes.
This specific position would include providing project management and high-level technical leadership in support of federal agencies (such as U.S. EPA and NIEHS) in reporting the results of toxicological studies that assess the human health impacts of a diverse range of chemicals. Oversight and understanding of qualitative and quantitative analyses that form the basis of human health toxicology, hazard assessments, and risk assessments would be a key component of this role.
The preferred location for this position is Durham, NC, but negotiable.
Key Management Responsibilities:
Provide management oversight to multiple projects concurrently involving quantitative analyses and qualitative evaluations reported in toxicological studies
Ensure ultimate success of projects, including quality and client satisfaction, and that all contractual and financial requirements are met
Serve as the primary point of contact for clients, communicating with clients regularly regarding project status, technical issues, deliverables, and follow-on work
Ensure projects are delivered on time, within scope, and within budget
Continually assess and improve the efficiency and quality of project work through design and implementation of processes and tools in support of the project team’s efforts
Participate in supervising, mentoring, and developing junior- to mid-level staff
Oversee the completion and accuracy of budgets, work plans, invoices, and other contract-related tasks
Key Technical Responsibilities:
Provide technical direction to multiple projects concurrently involving quantitative analyses and qualitative evaluations reported in toxicological studies
Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
Develop toxicological reports, including writing methods, results, and discussion sections and reviewing toxicological conclusions based on the test results
Perform quality reviews of the technical aspects of toxicological project work performed by team members
Synthesize findings into written reports and scientific articles
Develop technical publications and guidance, presentations for conferences, and proposal sections
This position does not involve hands-on laboratory or field work
Advanced degree (Masters or Ph.D.) in toxicology, pharmacology, biochemistry, molecular biology, or related subject with focus on human health hazard and risk assessment
Minimum 5 years of professional experience working in human-health related consulting services or research
Experience with government programs (preferably U.S. EPA or NIEHS)
Experience with project management and staff leadership
Demonstrated ability to formulate and execute technical approaches to solving scientific questions
Proactive and problem-solving approach to challenges
Process analysis and design skills
Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
Solid written and oral communication skills
Excellent organizational and project management skills
Attention to detail
Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and work under strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment
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