The Director, Business Unit Operations Management, provides senior level direction and management of project management operations within the assigned TBU. Provides leadership, coordination and management of processes and functions related to the delivery of a program or portfolio of clinical studies. May also lead the operational contribution to proposal development and business development activities at a project level with minimal oversight directly applying their therapeutic expertise. Provides strategic and operational level planning. Drive ‘positive change’ throughout the company through effective participation in continuous process improvement programs. May include line management responsibilities for project management staff within the BU. The position may also, as needed, provide oversight to Project Managers (PMs) who are managing projects ranging in size and complexity from single service studies to large full scope, multiple protocol projects, global projects and/or portfolio of projects.