Job Details

  • Title: Project Manager
  • Code: RCI-9249
  • Location:
  • Posted Date: 03/24/2020
  • Duration: 12 Months
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  Job Description

The focus of this individuals’ efforts will be IT Project Management driven by the priorities of the Global Product Development and Supply Chain organization.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating the IT aspects of product development and GPS related projects.
  • Identifying dependencies, gaps, risks, and issues, and mobilizing relevant team members and resources toward resolution of issues and alignment on critical decisions.
  • Collaborating with teams for best practices and key functional work-stream owners throughout the Product development, Supply Chain and manufacturing process to drive adoption of best practices, frameworks, decision tools, and processes outlined in the launch framework.
  • Coordinating regular IT project team meetings (for relevant core teams and sub-teams), setting agendas based on project priorities, and collecting information and input to share during meetings
  • Managing project budgeting and project-related spending
  • Identify cross-functional dependencies and proactively coordinate teams to resolve dependencies
  • Determining metrics and monitor performance toward project completion Identify risks and issues, communicating them to relevant stakeholders, and mobilizing efforts to mitigate risks and resolve issues that could impact project execution
Required Knowledge and Skills:
  • Proven track record in project management, product development, manufacturing, GMP experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience leading and executing complex projects with multiple work-streams and sub-teams is highly desirable
  • Successful track record of delivering results despite constrained timelines and limited resources
  • Strong organizational skills and familiarity with project management methodology, including issue management, risk mitigation, work planning, and progress tracking
  • Proven ability to influence stakeholders (including leadership), drive cross-functional collaboration, and motivate teams to execute complex tasks
  • Strong writing proficiency
  • Ability to navigate unstructured problems and use creative problem-solving to overcome challenges
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • BSc/MSc degree in life sciences, biochemistry, biology or biotechnology, engineering
  • A minimum of 6 years relevant experience in a GMP regulated industry is required
  • Experience with project management in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skill, a feeling for diplomacy
  • At least 3-5 years of strong business experience in overall planning, product development, demand forecasting/supply planning, supply chain management and/or distribution required within the pharmaceutical and/or biotechnology industry, with at least 5 years of experience as supplies manager or equivalent.