Global Strategic Solutions, formerly DOCS, is the Functional Service Provision (FSP) division within ICON and was selected as the exclusive global clinical project management partner for a top-10 biopharmaceutical company. With a team of over 4250 employees in over 80 countries, the career opportunities are limitless. We spoke to one of our employees in the Philippines hear what a job at ICON means to her.
Before she joined ICON, Jianna gained experience working in a variety of roles and for different sponsors. Jianna is now a senior clinical research associate (CRA), based in Manilla, and has been a part of the Global Strategic Solutions (GSS) team since 2019. She is currently working with a dedicated client and says that she enjoys this part of the job because she can develop a strong relationship. A career with GSS is an opportunity to work with closely some of the biggest names in biopharma an also collaborate with some of the top talent in the field.
Right from the start of the recruitment process, Jianna noticed how welcoming everyone was at ICON. She explains this environment made her feel as though she had been a part of the team from the beginning. A few years into her role and she now reflects on how supportive and patient her line managers have been.
Jianna’s praises don’t stop with her managers. She has been in awe of how the entire company handled the challenges during the pandemic. They faced it as a team and persevered and, for Jianna, this is what she loves the most about ICON. The collaboration and partnership that she saw among teams has not only inspired her personally, but it has resonated with the entire company too.
Why join the DOCS team at ICON?
Working at ICON is more than a job, it’s a calling for people who care and are passionate about improving patients’ lives. At ICON, we care about our people and your passion, you are key to our success. We aim to provide an open and friendly work environment where we empower our people and provide them with opportunities to develop their long-term career.
It takes courage to move from one job to another, the process involves careful consideration. Reach out and have the conversation that would change your life and the lives of our patients. Our team of recruitment experts will provide the information you need in making the right decision.
At ICON you will have the opportunity to work with one of the global top 20 pharmaceutical companies, working on novel therapies that deliver real impact. If you want a career with a difference, ICON is the place for you. We’re looking for experienced CRAs to join us and help our clients transform their project management function.View our available CRA jobs and start your application.