Project Finance Systems Associate

Finance Research Triangle Park, North Carolina


Position at Premier Research Group Limited

Can you imagine anything more fulfilling than bringing unimaginable treatments to patients? Neither can we.

Premier Research helps highly innovative biotech and specialty pharma companies transform life-changing ideas into reality. We have positioned ourselves right in the middle of the action, targeting unmet needs in analgesia, neuroscience, oncology, pediatrics, and rare diseases. 

We are seeking to hire a Project Finance Systems Associate. This role supports the Project Finance Systems Specialists in all activities associated with Project Finance Systems such as IPM (Integrated Project Management), Cost Point and other systems, as required. 

As a Project Finance Systems Associate you will be accountable to:

  • Perform administrative tasks that may include but are not limited to:
    • Providing efficient and accurate data entry and review
    • creating, maintaining and updating information in project finance systems
    • distributing current contact information to applicable vendors
    • updating and maintaining project finance system access for all internal team members
    • following up with team members on various deliverables/metrics, and
    • other administrative tasks as necessary
  • Provide month end support for both the Project Finance System Specialists and PPA/PFA’s
  • Provide internal guidance for system related activities

 You will be responsible to:

  • Administer new project setup in IPM and Cost Point
  • Ensure budgets are updated in Cost Point and IPM inclusive of setup for change order budgets
  • Provide month end system support and maintenance for PPA/PFA team as required to meet revenue, forecasting and other reporting requirements _
  • Provide month end system support for the Project Finance System Specialists by assisting in trouble shooting daily system functions and supporting any design requirements as requested
  • Assist in development of tools and solutions to ensure continuous improvement to project finance processes
  • Support application upgrades to ensure minimal business impact
  • Other activities as designated

 You will need this background to be considered:

  • High school diploma, or international equivalent
  • 0-1 years of experience in accounting or finance, preferably in a service organization
  • 1 year experience in the Clinical Research industry, preferred
  • Excel experience including shortcuts, advanced formulas and functions
  • Knowledge of web based communication tools for conferences
  • Knowledge of ICH and local regulatory authority drug research and development regulations, preferred